Camp Letts

The Chesapeake Dance Weekend takes place at YMCA Camp Letts in Edgewater, Maryland (20 minutes from Annapolis and less than an hour from DC and Baltimore).

The Main Hall

Dance on the fine wood floor of this spacious hall or sun yourself on its broad veranda overlooking the Rhode River. Floormaster Stan Fowler will keep the dance floor in tip-top shape.


Savor delicious breakfasts, lunches, and dinners catered by the fabulous YMCA team. Snacks and beverages will also be provided during the evening dances.

  • For an example of prior years’ menus, see a copy of CDW 2014’s menu is available for viewing here (PDF).


Camp Letts offers new, heated, dormitory-style cabins that sleep 8-12 per room in bunk beds. Cabins have clean, well-appointed bathrooms. Both couples and single-sex accommodations are available. Tenting (BYOT) is also an option.

Other Amenities

The camp also offers canoeing (weather permitting), walking trails, tennis and basketball courts. Being a rural waterside setting, Camp Letts is a good place for bird watching.