Local version of Dancing with the Stars

Enjoy Two Performances: Friday, July 27th or Saturday, July 28th

Cocktail hour starts at 5:30pm & the show begins at 7pm!

The Educational Foundation of Lake County is pleased to host the 13th Annual Stepping Out for Education where local celebrities compete on the ballroom floor!  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. Each dancer has received over 20 hours of instruction and is ready to preform for you. Tickets include a 7 course meal, wine & beer bar, and a chance to vote for the winner!

Plus a special encore performance from the 2017 Mirror Ball Winner Nicole Brouhard!

Meet Our 2018 Dancers:


Make it a weekend event – Reserve a discounted room with Mission Inn!

  1. Visit missioninnresort.com
  2. At the top right of the home page select ‘make reservation’
  3. Select dates
  4. When prompted, enter the event group password 1217D40 in the group code box
  5. Complete form – You will have to supply a credit card which will be charged a one night deposit

Interested in becoming a Sponsor?  Contact Carman Cullen-Batt @ (352) 326-1265 or cullen-battc@lake.k12.fl.us to discuss becoming a Top Hat Sponsor, a White Glove Sponsor, or a Friend of Education Sponsor. Proceeds benefit teachers and students in Lake County Schools.

Our Presenting Sponsor:

Top Hat Sponsors:

White Glove & Friends of Education Sponsors:

Thank you to our Celebrity Sponsors!