Note: Entry patterns affect scheduling, so please check the final schedule just before the event for more accurate times.

Daytime Session

(Most under age 21 events)

  • 8:00 am: Set-up
  • 8:30 am: Doors open
  • 8:30 – 9:00 am: Formation team practice on the main floor, competitors use floor near walls.
  • 9:00 am: Daytime session begins
  • Approximately 5:30 pm: Daytime session ends

Practice Session/Dinner Break

5:30 -6:40 pm: BALLROOM CLOSED FOR FORMATION TEAM PRACTICE (conducted by Jim Childers)
Only formation teams will be allowed entry during this time. 
Formation team practice session (same order as schedule, with option to do back-to-back practice slots if your team has scheduled two performances, using either of your two time slots).

6:40 – 7:00 pm: Open practice for competitive couples.

Evening Session

(Formation team, most adult and youth upper level events)

  • 7:00 pm: Evening session starts
  • Approximately 11 pm:  Evening session ends – take-down begins