Difficult conditions hit road, rail and air travel, with mountain rescue teams having to assist stranded motorists in Cumbria.
The event at Dalemain features 2,700 entries from more than 30 countries.
When The Cumberland Infirmary reopened to visitors previously, the norovirus returned.
Some say they actively budget for fines, while others believe the penalty system is a "mess".
The dances aim to recreate the atmosphere of dance halls of the 1950s and 60s.
Karlan Aherne-Grant's second-half brace earns Crawley a share of the spoils after coming from 2-0 down at Carlisle.
Ten-man Barrow hang on for narrow win at Maidenhead to move three points clear of the National League relegation zone.
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