Tribal Summit 2019

September 13 - 15, 2019

We're excited to announce that we will be hosting Anita Lalwani of FatChanceBellyDance® at our 6th annual Tribal Summit! Mark your calendars now and get ready for another stellar weekend of learning, laughter, and sisterhood. Registration opens March 1, 2019. Find details and registration here.

Wendy Allen at Tribal Summit 2018

Tribal Summit 2018

September 14 - 16, 2018

Join FatChanceBellyDance® Instructor Emeritus Wendy Allen in Silverton for the 5th annual Tribal Summit!

Wendy always had a desire to express herself artistically, which was frustrated until she found Carolena Nericcio and FCBD®. Wendy performed with FCBD® for 14 years, and taught at the FCBD® studio for 12. She has had the pleasure and privilege of teaching both domestically and internationally for the past 11 years, and plans to continue as an independent teacher of ATS®. As a long standing member of FCBD® and as one of the teachers who had one on one teacher training, Wendy has a unique perspective on the history of ATS®.

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Tribal Summit 2017

September 15 - 17, 2017

We are over the moon to announce that our guest instructor for Tribal Summit 2017 will be none other than Mama C herself, the creator of American Tribal Style® belly dance, Carolena Nericcio-Bohlman! Mark your calendars now for September 15th - 17th, 2017. Registration opens 8 am Mountain Time on January 1, 2017. 

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Kristine Adams

Tribal Summit 2016

September 23 - 25, 2016

Caldera Tribal is thrilled to announce that we are hosting Kristine Adams of FatChanceBellyDance® for Tribal Summit 2016!  

A talented professional photographer and longtime member of FCBD®, Kristine is perhaps best known for her project From the Belly of a Traveler. During this three year world tour, she visited many far flung locations across the globe to explore and connect with the international ATS® community. Kristine returned home in late 2015, and is now working on a book and DVD about her experiences. 

The weekend package includes four workshops and a lecture, plus a meet & greet, hafla and shopping! Join us for a fun, dance-filled autumn weekend in the mountains of Colorado! Registration and more information is available here.

For more information about Kristine, visit her website, From The Belly Of A Traveler


Tribal Summit 2015

September 11 - 13, 2015

Join us in historic Silverton, Colorado for a fun weekend filled with autumn leaves, camaraderie, and American Tribal Style® belly dance workshops with Janet Taylor! 

Janet is a Studio Instructor at the FatChanceBellyDance®  studio in San Francisco, CA.  She relocated to California in 2011 from Portland, Maine, where she was instrumental in creating and nurturing the ATS® community.  She currently performs with FCBD® as well as with studio troupe Tessera Tribal Belly Dance, and is beyond grateful to be sharing her love of the dance through teaching at the FCBD® studio and workshops nationally. 

Janet previously worked as a licensed massage therapist specializing in sports injuries, and brings a deep understanding of anatomy to her instruction, keeping students safe and happy while helping them learn more about how their bodies inhabit space.  She also writes at, a blog discussing ATS® philosophy, technique, costume, teaching, and whatever else is on her mind.

The Tribal Summit weekend will include four workshops with Janet, for a total of 8 hours of instruction.  All workshops count toward FCBD® Sister Studio Continuing Education.  This event will also feature a variety of amazing vendors, an instructor meet & greet, and a community halfa showcasing performances by workshop participants and Janet herself.  Registration and more information is available here.


Tribal Summit 2014

Join Caldera Belly Dance the weekend of September 12 - 14th for a weekend of ATS® workshops with Kathy Stahlman, director of Tribal Moon and former member of FatChanceBellyDance®!

The event will feature workshops, vending, a meet & greet, and a community halfa! A limited number of private and semi-private lessos are also available.

Early bird prices and full weekend packages available. For more information and event registration visit: