Spirit Celebration Grand Nationals

  • Established in 1998, Spirit Celebration is a dedicated caring family that celebrates athletes, parents, fans & coaches while delivering events that provide a magical atmosphere.
  • Our Grand Nationals supports local charities by hosting a toy drive at the event. Athletes get to watch the stack of gifts pile up to make a difference during the holidays!
  • Spirit Celebration also thrives on philanthropic ventures and partnerships with The Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders, Scottish Rite, I Can Still Shine, Dallas Association of the Deaf and Autism Speaks.

Spirit Celebration takes pride in celebrating the athleticism of cheerleaders from all over the U.S., as well as making a commitment to keeping all their coaches, parents, and fans apprised of new and exciting opportunities in the cheer and dance industry.

2021 Championship Information

General Information

Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center
650 S Griffin St
Dallas, TX, 75202

Event Contacts
Our team is here for your team. The following staff members can assist your program with this event.

Health & Safety
At Varsity Spirit, the health and safety of our athletes, coaches, employees, families and friends is our top priority. For event-specific health & safety information please click here.

Media Policy
By attending/purchasing admission to this event, you grant permission to Varsity Spirit, LLC and its affiliates, designees, agents, licensees, and invitees to use your image, likeness, actions and statements in any live or recorded audio, video, film, or photographic display or other transmission, exhibition, publication, or reproduction made of, or at, this event in any medium, whether now know or hereafter created, or context for any purpose, including commercial or promotional purposes without further authorization or compensation. No commercial recording allowed.

Coaches' Corner

Competition Scoop — last updated 10/11/21

Bid Information

The Cheerleading Worlds
2 Paid, 6 At-Large

2021-2022 World Bid Requirements

The Summit
3 Full Paid, 5 At-Large, 4 IASF At-Large Bids

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

The Regional Summit
Top 3 in eligible divisions earn at At-Large Bid

The Dance Summit
4 At-Large Bids

The U.S. Finals
At least 2 Golden Tickets

The Quest
At-Large Bids


General Schedule — last updated 11/17/2021

Housing Information

For your convenience, our housing partner, Team Travel Source (TTS) has secured attendee blocks with amazing rates specifically for you throughout the city for this event. Although booking through our housing partner for this event is not required, it will help you earn rewards for your organization! Click here to reserve your block today!

Ticket Information

Spectator Pricing:

  • Adult Admission: $25.00 1-day / $45.00 2-day
  • Child, Senior and Military Admission:  $15.00 1-day / $25.00 2-day  (Child = 6-16 years of age; Senior = 65+ years of age)
  • Ages 5 and under are FREE

All tickets must be purchased online prior to the event. Click here to purchase tickets.

2020 Championship Information

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Insider Info: 2021 American Cheer Power Gatlinburg Showdown

Insider Info: 2021 American Cheer Power Gatlinburg Showdown

The mountains of East Tennessee are calling for cheer as teams compete at the 2021 American Cheer Power Gatlinburg Showdown on Saturday, December 11th! The Power Dance truck is bringing an amazing championship to Gatlingburg, TN.

Nov. 23, 2021