About Mardi Gras Spirit Events

  • “Laissez Les Bon Temps Roulez!”  Everyone knows Mardi Gras is one big party and at our championships, you’ll leave with awards, smiles and BEADS!
  • No matter the level of your team, you are sure to have a great time.  At our Championships, no one goes away empty handed. Unique plaques! Champion Banners! Special Gifts! Medallions! All done in Mardi Gras Style.
  • Our awards ceremonies have music & a mini parade featuring YOU – cheerleaders, dancers, coaches and parents.  And no parade is complete without costumes & Beads!

Put Mardi Gras Spirit Grand Nationals on your competition calendar and “Let The Good Times Roll!”

2023 Championship Information

General Information

2023 Mardi Gras Grand Nationals
January 14-15, 2023

New Orleans Morial Convention Center
900 Convention Center Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70130

Schedules

Coming Soon!

Coaches' Corner

Coming Soon! 

Spectator Information

Coming Soon! 

  • RT Productions will be providing action shots of your team throughout the weekend. To view these photos, please visit https://www.rtevent.com/ 

Watch Live

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Awards

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Bid Information

2023 Bid Information:

The Cheerleading Worlds
2 Full Paid Bids & 6 At-Large Bids

2022-23 Worlds Bid Declaration
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The Summit
3 Full Paid Bids, 4 IASF At-Large Bids & 5 At-Large Bids

The D2 Summit
3 Full Paid Bids & 5 At-Large Bids

The Youth Summit
1 Full Paid Bid & 2 At-Large Bids*
*Paid Bids goes to highest scoring bid eligible team regardless of DI/DII status. At-Large Bids – 1 will be awarded to highest scoring DI & 1 to highest scoring DII.

The Regional Summit
2 Ful Paid Bids* & Top 3 teams in all bid eligible divisions earn an At-Large Bid
*1 to DI & 1 to DII

The U.S. Finals
Golden Tickets

The Quest
3 At-Large Bids

Housing Information

Coming Soon! 

2022 Championship Information

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2022 Mardi Gras Grand Nationals Results:
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