The Bellydance Calendar

Shimmy Shake is so glad to see a big increase in the number of events and Hafla’s organized each year. Use this calendar to communicate your dates – then we can check with each other to be sure that that no events land on the same dates!


Do you have an event coming up and want it featured on this calendar? Sent an e-mail to Do not forget to mention your date and time, most important information (max 70 words/ English or Dutch) and possibly an image we may publish.


July 13|14 - Tribe (Ghent, Belgium)

This summer it's time for the first ever edition of Tribe, the festival for tribal fusion teachers. A place to connect with the international community, prepare for the new dance season, and grow your dance network. A weekend filled with inspiration, connecting, learning and sharing our love for tribal fusion. Connect with your fellow tribal fusion teacher colleagues, learn, and inspire each other.

November 8|9|10 - International Shimmy Shake Festival (Rotterdam, NL)

The 6th edition of the International Shimmy Shake Festival will take place on 8, 9 and 10 November 2019 in Rotterdam.

Once again there will be great international star dancers invited to perform and teach and many opportunities to see and dance with the best of Dutch talent. You can join in on many different levels with classes for absolute beginners, advanced and professional level dancers. In our Oriental cafe there will be a weekend long program to delight visitors with great catering, live music, open stage performances and a colorful market for shopping!

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