Up for Bid: NCA & NDA Collegiate Cheer and Dance Championship, 2024-2026

Bids can be 1-year, 2-year, or 3-year commitments.

Up for Bid: NCA & NDA Collegiate Cheer and Dance Championship, 2024-2026

The NCA & NDA Collegiate Cheer and Dance Championship event has grown to be the largest college cheer and dance event in the country and is accepting proposals to host it’s national championship with an anticipated commencement date of April 2024, for a one- to three year term.

Organizations intending to respond must send a completed “Intent to Bid” form to Adam Stluka at Astluka@varsity.com by 5:00 p.m. EST on Friday, March 24, 2023.  Full and final proposals are due on or before 5:00 p.m. EST on Monday, May 1, 2023.  Late submissions may be disqualified and returned un-opened.

Here are the details:

Deadlines: Intent to Bid: March 24, 2023; Full RFP: May 1, 2023

Event Dates:

April 10-14, 2024

April 9-13, 2025

April 8-12, 2026

Optional dates will be considered.

Venue Requirements:  Approximately 600,000-700,000 square feet of meeting space, preferably all in one venue but open to multiple venues within a half-mile of each other. Open to adequate outdoor venues as an option.

Attendees: 30,000+

Estimated Total Hotel Room Nights: 14,000

Direct Economic Impact: $36.6 million*

Total Economic Impact: $57.4 million*

Cities selected during the intent to bid process will receive the full rfp during the April 15 notification process.

For the entire Intend to Bid packet, click here.

For more information, email Adam Stluka, vice president, event procurement, at Astluka@varsity.com.

* Numbers based on 2022 events. Participation is up 25% in 2023.

Varisty Brands is an exclusive partner with Connect Sports. Adam and his team will be on-site at Connect Sports Spring Marketplace, April 11-13, in Las Vegas.