UDA Regional Competitions

Experience the UDA Difference

UDA offers more dates and locations than anyone to choose from with over 20 competitions across the country. Experience an event run by our industry’s experts – all with the benefits of a local competition like low entry fees, personal attention and staying close to home.

  • UDA offers more dates and locations for school competitions than anyone to fit the unique needs of every team.
  • Events are ran and judged by experienced, industry professionals who want to bring out the very best in your athletes.
  • Opportunity to earn a bid to the UDA National Dance Team Championship and experience the trip of a lifetime! Check event details for more information.

 

 

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Learn More

2020 Fall Event Options Explanation

At UDA, the health and safety of our athletes, coaches, employees, families and friends remains our top priority. As we prepare to potentially host live events this season, we want to share the possible scenarios and the current plan for each UDA school event through the end of 2020. 

Option A Events: In-Person with Social Distanced Spectators

  • Spectators will be allowed with social distancing measures in place
  • Live awards ceremony with limited athletes, spectators and / or coaches
  • All teams will receive score sheets, rankings and awards
Option B: In-Person with Limited Spectators
  • Spectator viewing limited to team performance time only
  • Live awards ceremony with limited athletes and/or coaches, OR virtual awards ceremony
  • All teams will receive score sheets, rankings and awards
  • We highly recommend you wait to book hotel/travel until three weeks prior to the event
Option C: In-Person with No Spectators and Virtual Awards 
  • Spectators not allowed; only athletes and coaches permitted
  • Virtual awards ceremony
  • All teams will receive score sheets, rankings and awards
Option D: Virtual
  • Teams will be eligible for a virtual event if they are in the corresponding states listed next to the event name or attended the event in 2019
  • Registration will still be through the myVarsity competition portal, just like our in-person events
  • Routines will be uploaded to VTV and judged virtually by UDA trained judges
  • Virtual awards ceremony
  • All teams will receive score sheets, rankings and awards

We are committed to delivering competitions that will adhere to all guidelines established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), state and local authorities, as well as our event host partners, at the time of each event. These include social distancing measures, rules about face coverings, cleaning practices and more. All Varsity Spirit event staff will be educated and trained based on the guidelines set forth for each event. Please note that each phase may include additional precautions not specifically mentioned below.

 

To find out what the plan is for your UDA event, please see the event name below. Please note this is a fluid situation and subject to change.

Regional Competition Order of Performance

In Person

  • Mid-South Dance Regional – TENTATIVE
  • Bluegrass Dance Championship
  • Smoky Mountain Dance Championship
  • Mississippi Dance Regional
  • Battle of the Northeast Dance Championship
  • Louisiana Dance Championship
  • Cactus Cup Dance Championship
  • Florida Dance Championship
  • West Coast Dance Championship
  • Southern Michigan Dance Challenge
  • Rocky Mountain Dance Championship
  • New England Dance Championship

Virtual

Upcoming Events

Smoky Mountain Championship - Option B (School/Dance Registration Closed)

Sevierville, TN, 12/5/2020 - 12/6/2020

Location
Sevierville Convention Center
202 Gists Creek Road
Sevierville, TN, 37876
US
Dates
12/5/2020 - 12/6/2020
pageLocation: legacy-school
Additional Information

North Virtual Dance Challenge

Memphis, TN, 12/9/2020 - 12/9/2020

Location
Virtual
6745 Lenox Center Ct #300
Memphis, TN, 38115
US
Dates
12/9/2020 - 12/9/2020
pageLocation: legacy-school
Additional Information

Upload Date: 12/9/2020

IN, OH, MI, IA, IL, KS, MN, MO, ND, NE, SD, WI, CT, DE, DC, MA, MD, ME, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VA, VT, WV

Watch on #VarsityTV HERE!

Competition FAQs

MHSAA State

Jackson, MS, 12/11/2020 - 12/12/2020

Location
Jackson Coliseum
1207 Mississippi Street
Jackson, MS, 39202
US
Dates
12/11/2020 - 12/12/2020
pageLocation: legacy-school
Additional Information

West Virtual Dance Challenge (AK, AZ, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT, NM, NV, OR, UT, WA, WY)

Memphis, TN, 12/16/2020 - 12/16/2020

Location
Virtual
6745 Lenox Center Ct #300
Memphis, TN, 38115
US
Dates
12/16/2020 - 12/16/2020
pageLocation: legacy-school
Additional Information

Upload Date: 12/16/2020

AK, AZ, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT, NM, NV, OR, UT, WA, WY

Watch on #VarsityTV HERE!

Competition FAQs

Louisiana Dance Championship

Hammond, LA, 1/10/2021 - 1/10/2021

Location
Southeastern Louisiana University
500 Western Ave
Hammond, LA, 70402
US
Dates
1/10/2021 - 1/10/2021
pageLocation: legacy-school
Additional Information

South Spring Virtual Dance Challenge (AR, AL, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, NM, OK, SC, TN, TX)

Memphis, TN, 1/13/2021 - 1/13/2021

Location
Virtual
6745 Lenox Center Ct #300
Memphis, TN, 38115
US
Dates
1/13/2021 - 1/13/2021
pageLocation: legacy-school
Additional Information

AR, AL, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, NM, OK, SC, TN, TX

Competition FAQs

Watch on #VarsityTV HERE! 

Spirit of the Midwest Virtual Challenge (ND, SD, MN, WI, IA, NE, IL, MO, MI, IN, OH)

Memphis, TN, 1/13/2021 - 1/13/2021

Location
Virtual
6745 Lenox Center Ct #300
Memphis, TN, 38115
US
Dates
1/13/2021 - 1/13/2021
pageLocation: legacy-school
Additional Information
ND, SD, MN, WI, IA, NE, IL, MO, MI, IN, OH

Competition FAQs

Watch on #VarsityTV HERE! 

Florida Dance Championship

The Villages, FL, 1/18/2021 - 1/18/2021

Location
The Villages Charter School
251 Buffalo Trail
The Villages, FL, 32162
US
Dates
1/18/2021 - 1/18/2021
pageLocation: legacy-school
Additional Information

Rocky Mountain Dance Championship

Greenwood Village, CO, 1/23/2021 - 1/23/2021

Location
Cherry Creek High School
9300 E Union Ave
Greenwood Village, CO, 80111
US
Dates
1/23/2021 - 1/23/2021
pageLocation: legacy-school
Additional Information

Magic City Dance Championship

Alabaster, AL, 1/23/2021 - 1/23/2021

Location
Thompson High School
1921 Warrior Pkwy
Alabaster, AL, 35007
US
Dates
1/23/2021 - 1/23/2021
pageLocation: legacy-school
Additional Information

Southern Michigan Dance Challenge

Royal Oak, MI, 1/24/2021 - 1/24/2021

Location
Royal Oak High School
1500 Lexington Blvd
Royal Oak, MI, 48073
US
Dates
1/24/2021 - 1/24/2021
pageLocation: legacy-school

New England Dance Championship

Westfield, MA, 2/14/2021 - 2/14/2021

Location
Westfield State University
577 Western Ave
Westfield, MA, 1086
US
Dates
2/14/2021 - 2/14/2021
pageLocation: legacy-school

Northeast Spring Virtual Dance Challenge (CT, DE, DC, MA, MD, ME, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VA, VT, WV)

Memphis, TN, 2/24/2021 - 2/24/2021

Location
Virtual
6745 Lenox Center Ct #300
Memphis, TN, 38115
US
Dates
2/24/2021 - 2/24/2021
pageLocation: legacy-school
Additional Information
CT, DE, MA, MD, ME, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VA, VT, WV

West Spring Virtual Dance Challenge (AK, AZ, CA, HI, ID, MT, NM, NV, OR, WA, WY, OK, TX, CO, UT)

Memphis, TN, 3/3/2021 - 3/3/2021

Location
Virtual
6745 Lenox Center Ct #300
Memphis, TN, 38115
US
Dates
3/3/2021 - 3/3/2021
pageLocation: legacy-school
Additional Information

AK, AZ, CA, HI, ID, MT, NM, NV, OR, WA, WY, OK, TX, CO, UT

Battle of the Northeast Dance Championship

Monmouth Junction, NJ, 3/21/2021 - 3/21/2021

Location
South Brunswick High School
750 Ridge Rd
Monmouth Junction, NJ, 8852
US
Dates
3/21/2021 - 3/21/2021
pageLocation: legacy-school

West Coast Championship

Long Beach, CA, 3/27/2021 - 3/27/2021

Location
Long Beach Convention Center
300 E Ocean Blvd
Long Beach, CA, 90802
US
Dates
3/27/2021 - 3/27/2021
pageLocation: legacy-school

PAST EVENTS

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UDA Solo Showdown
Memphis, TN, 9/21/2020 - 9/21/2020
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Varsity Spirit Virtual Dance Game Day Kick Off
Virtual, Event, 9/29/2020 - 9/29/2020
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Mid-South Dance Regional
Southaven, MS, 10/31/2020 - 10/31/2020
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South Virtual Dance Challenge
Memphis, TN, 11/18/2020 - 11/18/2020