3-day passes on sale Tuesday, November 26 at 8am.

A celebration...

of the lives and legacies of three rock 'n roll legends lost too soon.

Who are these legends?

Buddy Holly, J.P. "The Big Bopper" Richardson and Ritchie Valens.

What is the Winter Dance Party?

A pilgrimage...

for thousands of rock 'n roll fans from across the nation and world!

Remember and reflect...

during a 4-day celebration of rock 'n roll music and memories.

WDP 3-day


On sale Tuesday, November 26 at 8am!

Join us for the Midwest's premiere 50s and 60s rock 'n roll event.
Pass includes admission to all Thursday-Saturday events at the Surf Ballroom.

On Sale Soon
November 26, 2019

Ritchie Valens Family Luncheon


Tickets include admission, lunch and live music by Robby Vee & his Rock ‘n Roll Caravan

At the Diamond Ballroom - Best Western Holiday Lodge

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What can I expect when I attend?


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