The Festival Fiesta Classic is a licensed AAU event. All participating clubs, athletes and non-athlete adults on a team roster must be AAU members. Non-athlete membership is no longer instant. It may take from 1 to 10 days to be processed due to the background check. For more info on how to become an AAU member click HERE
. Once received, AAU numbers need to be added to your AES team roster. AAU membership must be presented at team check in the form of 1) AAU membership cards; 2) AAU Club Listing; or 3) AAU Team Roster. For more info on adding AAU member numbers to AES and the verification process, click HERE
SCHEDULE & RESULTS
to view the most up to date 2014 Playing Schedules and Results on AES.
- Festival Format. All teams will play on all 3 days of the event.
- All teams are guaranteed 7 matches, unless they've elected to not play all days of the event.
- First two rounds are pool play, Monday is bracket play. Every attempt is made to schedule matches no later than 4 pm on Monday.
Saturday and Sunday start times are 8 am for the AM wave and 2 or 3 pm for the PM wave.
With few exceptions, 12s-14s play in the AM; 15s-18s play in the PM on Saturday and Sunday.
Monday brackets start at 8 am and various times throughout the day. Check AES
or the onsite tournament desk for any changes. Every attempt will be made to schedule the last Monday matches no later than 4 pm.
for a 2013 Court Map. Matches will be played on Sportcourts at the University of Phoenix Stadium, home of the Arizona Cardinals, up to 6 wood courts at the Avondale American Sports Center
, and 3 wood courts at Kellis High School.
The Official Ball of the 2014 Festival Fiesta Classic is the new Spalding TF-VB3.
Check in will be from 5 pm to 9 pm Friday, February 14 at University of Phoenix Stadium. If you are unable to get to check in before it closes, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
to make arrangements to check in a minimum of 1 hour before your first match on Saturday. You will need to bring a copy of the medical release forms for each player for verification. In case of an injury, the medical release form will need to be presented for treatment.