Regional Events

About the Regional Level of Competition 

2017 Regional Event Dates and Information

Metro Area Regionals

Metro Junior West: Thursday, March 9
  • Event Coordinator: Action Jackson
  • Location: Valley View Middle School (Edina)
  • Map and Directions (Available in February)
  • Event Information Sheet (Available in February)
  • Registration
    • Registration Deadline: Forms and fees must received by 5 p.m. on Thursday, February 23
    • Entry Form: Metro Junior West Form and Registration Instructions
    • Entry Fee: $10.00/student
    • Website Lockout: Students are locked out of editing their websites at 12:01 a.m. on Thursday, March 2
  • Event Schedule
    • Judge Orientation Begins: 4 p.m.
    • Student Check-In Opens: 4 p.m.
    • Judging Begins: 5 p.m.
    • Public Viewing of Exhibits: 5-8 p.m.
    • Awards Ceremony: 8:30-9 p.m.
 
Metro Senior: Tuesday, March 14
  • Event Coordinator: Brittany Pinales
  • Location: Augsburg College, Minneapolis
  • Map and Directions (Available in February)
  • Event Information Sheet (Available in February)
  • Registration
    • Registration Deadline: Forms and fees must received by 8 p.m. on Tuesday, February 28
    • Entry Form: Metro Senior Form and Registration Instructions
    • Entry Fee: $10.00/student
    • Website Lockout: Students are locked out of editing their websites at 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, March 7
  • Event Schedule
    • Judge Orientation Begins: 4 p.m.
    • Student Check-In Opens: 4 p.m.
    • Judging Begins: 5 p.m.
    • Public Viewing of Exhibits: 5-8 p.m.
    • Awards Ceremony:8:45-9:15 p.m.
 
St. Paul Public Schools: Saturday, March 18

This event is only open to students in the St. Paul Public Schools district. Students in schools in the Metro area that are NOT part of SPPS should register for one of the Metro Junior or the Metro Senior event.

  • Event Coordinator: Action Jackson
  • Location: Johnson High School, St. Paul
  • Map and Directions (Available in February)
  • Event Information Sheet (Available in February)
  • Registration
    • Registration Deadline:  Forms must received by 5 p.m. on Friday, March 3
    • Entry Form: SPPS District Form and Registration Instructions
    • Entry Fee: Entry fees covered by SPPS district
    • Website Lockout: Students are locked out of editing their websites at 12:01 a.m. on Saturday, March 11
  • Event Schedule
    • Judge Orientation Begins: 8 a.m.
    • Student Check-In Opens: 8 a.m.
    • Judging Begins: 9 a.m.
    • Public Viewing of Exhibits: 9-11:30 a.m.
    • Awards Ceremony: 1-1:30 p.m. Senior Division, 2-2:30 p.m. Junior Division
 
Metro Junior Central: Thursday, March 23
  • Event Coordinator: Sammi Jo Coryell
  • Location: St. Kate's University, St. Paul (New Location!)
  • Map and Directions (Available in February)
  • Event Information Sheet (Available in February)
  • Registration
    • Registration Deadline:  Forms and fees must received by 5 p.m. on Thursday, March 9
    • Entry Form: Metro Junior Central Form and Registration Instructions
    • Entry Fee: $10.00/student
    • Website Lockout: Students are locked out of editing their websites at 12:01 a.m. on Thursday, March 16
  • Event Schedule
    • Judge Orientation Begins: 4 p.m.
    • Student Check-In Opens: 4 p.m.
    • Judging Begins: 5 p.m.
    • Public Viewing of Exhibits: 5-8 p.m.
    • Awards Ceremony: 8:30-9 p.m.
 
Metro Junior East: Saturday, March 25
  • Event Coordinator: Cyrus Hair
  • Location: White Bear Lake High School, South Campus
  • Map and Directions (Available in February)
  • Event Information Sheet (Available in February)
  • Registration
    • Registration Deadline:  Forms and fees must received by 5 p.m. on Friday, March 10
    • Entry Form: Metro Junior East Form and Registration Instructions
    • Entry Fee: $10.00/student
    • Website Lockout: Students are locked out of editing their websites at 12:01 a.m. on Saturday, March 18
  • Event Schedule
    • Judge Orientation Begins: 8 a.m.
    • Student Check-In Opens: 8 a.m.
    • Judging Begins: 9 a.m.
    • Public Viewing of Exhibits: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
    • Awards Ceremony: 1:30-2 p.m.
 
Minneapolis Public Schools: Saturday, March 25

This event is only open to students in the Minneapolis Public Schools district. Students in schools in the Metro area that are NOT part of MPS should register for one of the Metro Junior or the Metro Senior event.

  • Event Coordinator: Brittany Pinales
  • Location: North High School, Minneapolis
  • Map and Directions (Available in February)
  • Event Information Sheet (Available in February)
  • Registration
    • Registration Deadline:  Forms and fees must received by 5 p.m. on Friday, March 10
    • Entry Form: MPS District Form and Registration Instructions
    • Entry Fee: Entry fees covered by MPS District
    • Website Lockout: Students are locked out of editing their websites at 12:01 a.m. on Saturday, March 18
  • Event Schedule
    • Judge Orientation Begins: 8 a.m.
    • Student Check-In Opens: 8 a.m.
    • Judging Begins: 9 a.m.
    • Public Viewing of Exhibits: 9-11:30 a.m.
    • Awards Ceremony: 1-1:30 p.m. Senior Division, 2-2:30 p.m. Junior Division
 
 

Greater Minnesota Regionals

West Central: Thursday, March 2
  • Event Coordinator: Cyrus Hair
  • Location: Minnesota State University Moorhead
  • Map and Directions (Available in February)
  • Event Information Sheet (Available in February)
  • Registration
    • Registration Deadline:  Forms and fees must received by 8 p.m. on Thursday, February 16
    • Entry Form: West Central Form and Registration Instructions
    • Entry Fee: $10.00/student
    • Website Lockout: Students are locked out of editing their websites at 12:01 a.m. on Thursday, February 23
  • Event Schedule
    • Judge Orientation Begins: 3 p.m.
    • Student Check-In Opens:3 p.m.
    • Judging Begins: 4 p.m.
    • Public Viewing of Exhibits: 4-7 p.m.
    • Awards Ceremony: 8-8:30 p.m.

 

Northwest: Monday, March 6
  • Event Coordinator: Cyrus Hair
  • Location: Bemidji State University
  • Map and Directions (Available in February)
  • Event Information Sheet (Available in February)
  • Registration
    • Registration Deadline:  Forms and fees must received by 5 p.m. on Monday, February 20
    • Entry Form: Northwest Form and Registration Instructions
    • Entry Fee: $10.00/student
    • Website Lockout: Students are locked out of editing their websites at 12:01 a.m. on Monday, February 27
  • Event Schedule
    • Judge Orientation Begins: 4 p.m.
    • Student Check-In Opens: 4 p.m.
    • Judging Begins: 5 p.m.
    • Public Viewing of Exhibits:5-8 p.m.
    • Awards Ceremony:8:30-9 p.m.

 

Northeast: Saturday, March 11
  • Event Coordinator: Klaudia Markel
  • Location: University of Minnesota, Duluth
  • Map and Directions (Available in February)
  • Event Information Sheet (Available in February)
  • Registration
    • Registration Deadline:  Forms and fees must received by 5 p.m. on Friday, February 24
    • Entry Form: Northeast Form and Registration Instructions
    • Entry Fee: $10.00/student
    • Website Lockout: Students are locked out of editing their websites at 12:01 p.m. on Saturday, March 4
  • Event Schedule
    • Judge Orientation Begins: 8 a.m.
    • Student Check-In Opens: 8 a.m.
    • Judging Begins: 9 a.m.
    • Public Viewing of Exhibits: 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
    • Awards Ceremony: 2-2:30 p.m.
 
Southeast: Monday, March 13
  • Event Coordinator: Sammi Jo Coryell
  • Location: Winona State University
  • Map and Directions (Available in February)
  • Event Information Sheet (Available in February)
  • Registration
    • Registration Deadline:  Forms and fees must received by 5 p.m. on Monday, February 27
    • Entry Form: Southeast Form and Registration Instructions
    • Entry Fee: $10.00/student
    • Website Lockout: Students are locked out of editing their websites at 12:01 a.m. on Monday, March 6
  • Event Schedule
    • Judge Orientation Begins: 4 p.m.
    • Student Check-In Opens: 4 p.m.
    • Judging Begins: 5 p.m.
    • Public Viewing of Exhibits: 5-8 p.m.
    • Awards Ceremony: 8:30-9 p.m.
 
Central: Saturday, March 18
  • Event Coordinator: Sarah Aschbrenner
  • Location: St. Cloud State University
  • Map and Directions (Available in February)
  • Event Information Sheet (Available in February)
  • Registration
    • Registration Deadline:  Forms and fees must received by 5 p.m. on Friday, March 3
    • Entry Form: Central Form and Registration Instructions
    • Entry Fee: $10.00/student
    • Website Lockout: Students are locked out of editing their websites at 12:01 a.m. on Saturday, March 11
  • Event Schedule
    • Judge Orientation Begins: 8 a.m.
    • Student Check-In Opens: 8 a.m.
    • Judging Begins: 9 a.m.
    • Public Viewing of Exhibits: 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
    • Awards Ceremony: 2-2:30 p.m.
 
South Central: Tuesday, March 28
  • Event Coordinator: Sammi Jo Coryell
  • Location: Minnesota State University Mankato
  • Map and Directions (Available in February)
  • Event Information Sheet (Available in February)
  • Registration
    • Registration Deadline:  Forms and fees must received by 8 p.m. on Tuesday, March 14
    • Entry Form: South Central Form and Registration Instructions
    • Entry Fee: $10.00/student
    • Website Lockout: Students are locked out of editing their websites at 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, March 21
  • Event Schedule
    • Judge Orientation Begins:4 p.m.
    • Student Check-In Opens: 4 p.m.
    • Judging Begins: 5 p.m.
    • Public Viewing of Exhibits: 5-7 p.m.
    • Awards Ceremony: 8:30-9 p.m.
 

 

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