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2018-2019 Competiton Calendar

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We offer fun, family-oriented cheer and dance events that will leave you with a lifetime of memories. Keep checking back for updates to our event calendar!

2018-2019 Event Schedule

 

McDonald's Thanksgiving Day Parade « Back


Type: Spectacular Performance Opportunites

Date(s): November 22, 2018

Location: Chicago • Chicago, IL


Join us for the 2018 McDonald’s Thanksgiving Day Parade featuring a nationally televised audience, the nation’s best marching bands, popular inflatable balloons, spectacular performance acts and so much more!

Package pricing

Packages     Athlete          Family/Friends
Quad $495 $350
Triple $535 $390
Double $614 $469

Registration forms:

Athlete’s package includes:

  • Hotel (2 night stay)
  • Parade registration
  • Award winning instruction/choreography
  • Rehearsal space
  • Parade gift
  • Wednesday night pizza party
  • Costume/poms
  • Parade performance

Family/Friend’s package includes:

  • Hotel with a 2 night minimum stay
  • Wednesday night pizza party

Hurry! Registration Deadline

Deposit due September 1 - final payment due October 1, 2018

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The Family of Brands Competition Registration Guidelines and Policies

Cancellation & Refund: A full refund will be granted if notice of cancellation is received before the event registration deadline. No cancellations will be accepted by phone. Notice may be emailed to the following:

*Cancellations must be confirmed by a Family of Brands Staff Manager in order to be valid.

Registration Deadlines:

  • All AmeriCheer, AmeriDance and Eastern Cheer & Dance competition registration deadlines are 3 weeks prior to the event.
  • All STUDIO LIVE! Competitions registration deadlines are 4 weeks prior to the event.
  • For the InterNational Championship, please reference the InterNationals Pricing and Policy page of the website.

Inclement Weather Policy: In the event that a competition has to be re-scheduled or cancelled due to inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances, all registration fees will be applied to future events. No refunds will be given.

Music Policy:

Family of Brands Music Policy

Recently, USA Cheer has released their Music Copyrights Educational Initiative, our Family of Brands as members of the cheer and dance industry, have committed to sharing the information and adhering to these guidelines at all of our cheer and dance camps and competitions. Please take a moment to read our Music Policy as it pertains to all events and also to click on the links provided to learn more about copyright laws as they pertain to music.

For More Information Visit usacheer.net.

*AmeriCheer, AmeriDance & Eastern Cheer and Dance will be adhering to all copyright laws and guidelines related to the music industry.  By signing the Registering for a Family of Brands Competition/Camp, you will be acknowledging (along with other items) that your organization is in compliance with all copyright laws and guidelines related to the music industry.  By acknowledging your compliance, you may or may not be asked to provide documented proof.  If such documented proof cannot be supplied upon request, your organization may receive a penalty as outlined in our General Rules & Guidelines.  Should you have questions about this policy or for more information please call our offices.*

Register Your Organization and Athletes

All AmeriCheer, AmeriDance, and Eastern Cheer & Dance events are sanctioned by the USASF. All cheer and dance all star organizations must register their organization and athletes with the USASF.  Click the logo above for more information.

Qualify for The U.S. Finals

Celebrate the end of your season at The U.S. Finals! Every cheer and dance team works hard all season long, and The U.S. Finals is a spectacular way to celebrate the end of your season.

Many of AmeriCheer Family of Brands' events are Qualifiers for The U.S. Finals! We will be awarding Placement Bids to the Top 3 teams in every division (except Novice), and we will also award a limited number of GOLD BIDS! Want to know more about The U.S. Finals? Check out www.theusfinals.com