Charlottesville Alert

Memorial Day Hours | May 27

We will be running on a modified schedule for Memorial Day on Monday, May 27:

acac Albemarle Square & Downtown: 5:00am-2:00pm

acac Crozet & Pantops: staffed: 7:00am-2:00pm*
*open 24/7 with valid acac scan tag

Adventure Central: 9:00am-7:00pm*
*preschool & after-school closed

Waterpark: 10:00am-7:00pm

LaBlast® Fitness Certification with Katie Arostegui

LaBlast® Fitness is a 1-day, 9-hour instructor certification designed to teach you the exclusive choreographies, techniques, and dance philosophy to prepare you to instruct your own LaBlast® class! 
By allowing our instructors to use music from every era, artist and genre, LaBlast® sets itself apart from other fitness formats.
Build confidence as a dancer by learning the true skill of dance and improve your teaching skills through LaBlast® today!

LaBlast® Fitness Certification with Katie Arostegui

date: Saturday, February 3
time: 10:00am – 7:00pm
location: acac Downtown
registration includes: detailed certification manual | .8 ACE credits and 8 AFAA continuing education credits | access to the LaBlast® Instructor Online Forum (IOF) with monthly updates

cost: $99 PLUS 6 payments of $30
*By agreeing to the Terms and Conditions for the LaBlast® Fitness Certification you are agreeing to a one time cost for registration at $99 USD and a six month $30 USD/monthly payment plan. This includes a 6-month FREE subscription to the monthly instructor content with access to all the tools you will need to succeed. This content will be made available to you immediately upon completion of your certification and will include:
-2 playlists jam-packed with music that will motivate and move your students to a selection of dances. Each playlist is carefully crafted to maximize interval properties of LaBlast® Fitness.
-4 videos containing both new patterns and existing patterns, plus technique and inspirational tips that will help your instructor skills!
-Bonus Content: every other month you will receive an additional themed playlist or other content.
-Online access to marketing materials to help create class demand and a professionally designed business card template.


For questions and how to register please email Katie at
To purchase a ticket for the certification please click here.

More details about LaBlast® Dance Fitness:
-Successful Master Class led by LaBlast® Creator, Louis Van Amstel in December 2017 at acac Albemarle Square (80 participants) and consistent high attendance in weekly scheduled classes represents a quick growing need for quality instructors.
-Basic description: LaBlast® is a multi-level Dance Fitness interval based format that uses several dance styles, including ballroom dancing. It is completely partner free while learning the true skill of dance, and allows participants to progress at their own pace.









Pictured: (top left) LaBlast® Creator, Louis Van Amstel; and (top right & bottom right) LaBlast® Certified Instructor and acac Instructor, Katie Arostegui