Register for Hot Raqs

Register for Hot Raqs 2022!

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Please select the track you are registering for. If you would like to compete in any of our competitions categories, it is $50 add-on per category. Just check which one you would like to enter! Plus all competitors will automatically be eligible for access to judges score cards with comments, a 30 minute (online or in person) private review with Andalee.

Exclusive VIP Access

VIP Pro Pass which for entire 3 day festival! All Workshops included of your choice.

Exclusive VIP Access with Payment Plan

Payments plans are now closed.

Professional Cabaret Soloist

Professional Cabaret Soloist Category is now closed. Email to be placed on a waiting list.

Professional Fusion Soloist

$500 cash prize, 30 minute review/critique, VIP pass to next year’s Hot Raqs Festival.

Apprentice Soloist (open style)

$300 cash prize, 30 minute review/critique, VIP pass to next year’s Hot Raqs Festival.

Cabaret or Fusion Troupe

$500 cash prize, 30 minute review/critique.

Chudney Raqs


Oooey Gooey…Melt into your Movements

GTL of Belly Dance: Geometry, Turns, and Levels changes

Pierre Khoury


Emotional Tarab

Powerful Oriental

Amanda Rose

Pop, Lock, Shake & Dazzle - Drum Solo Skills

Raqs Sharqi Exploration & Expression

Laura Leyl

Turk-ify Your Bellydance

"Mychell Crown

Circle Veil, A Lost Technique

"Plus One" add-on for Saturday Red Carpet Gala

Don't forget your "Plus One" for the Red Carpet Gala Show. Dinner is included for VIP only!

Saturday Gala No VIP Dinner. Seating behind VIP dinner tables.

Saturday Festival Tickets

Get you Saturday Festival tickets.

Sunday Tickets

Sunday Festival Ticket

Sunday Live Music Finale with the Georges Lammam Band