Stepping Out for Education

Local version of Dancing with the Stars

Stepping Out For Education is a ballroom-dance competition presented by the Educational Foundation of Lake County that is similar to the Dancing with the Stars television show. This year the event will have 2 full performance nights on July 28th & 29th.

Six local celebrities will be lighting up the ballroom floors and will be dancing the Fox Trot, Rumba, Cha Cha, Swing and Tango with professional dancers from around the state. The 2017 Slate of Stars includes Doug Childers (President/CEO LassiterWare), Gail Baker (LC President Reunion Bank of Florida), Nicole Brouhard (Assistant President Cypress Ridge Elementary), Leah Conner (Owner Leah D. Conner Interior Design), Tim Simpson (Owner Renew Day Spa), and Michael David Herrera (Executive Director Community Foundation of South Lake). Each dancer has received over 20 hours of instruction and is ready to preform for you! With a special encore performance of the 2016 Mirror Ball Winners Lee Woods and Talia Wehrly!

Tickets are available for $150 and include a 7 course meal, wine & beer bar and a vote for your favorite celebrity. Sponsorship opportunities are still available. For more information contact the Educational Foundation of Lake County at 352-326-1265.