The Athletic Championships Chattanooga-National Championship comes to the Chattanooga Convention Center Jna. 17-19.
Name of association or organization: Athletic Championships
Name of convention: Athletic Championships Chattanooga – National Championship
Location of event: Chattanooga Convention Center
Date(s) of convention: Jan, 17-19, 2014
Estimated attendance: 14,000
Economic Impact: $5,040,000
Open to public? Yes
Admission cost and details: Adults (12-64 years)/$20 per day or $30 for 2-day pass; Kids (5 years & under)/Free; Children (6-11 years)/$10 per day or $20 for 2-day pass; Senior Citizens or Military (65 years & older)/$10 per day or $20 for 2-day pass.
BRIEF OVERVIEW OF ORGANIZATION:
Athletic Championships is a provider of multiple cheerleading and dance competitions around the country. Teams travel to our events from all over the country ranging in age from 3-24. We are known around the globe as the competition brand where “friends come to compete.” This will be our 12th season hosting our event in Chattanooga.
UNIQUE STORY ANGLE:
Our company now hosts a number of additional events under different names. We have grown from 17 events to 46 events over the past 4 years.
Dates and meals when people will be out utilizing area restaurants:
Friday, Jan. 17 Lunch, Dinner
Saturday, Jan. 18 Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Sunday, Jan. 19 Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Attendees will be arriving all day Friday. Many will check out/depart Sunday afternoon, but we expect there to be a good amount remaining on Sunday evening and checking out Monday due to the MLK Holiday.