Thursday, April 4th and Friday, April 5th 2024
10701 Petersburg Rd
Evansville, IN 47725
Arrive & check-in each day 3:45-4:00pm. End time will be 7:30pm each day.
Thursday, April 4th
Battles ~4:30-7:30 with a scheduled break to eat
Friday, April 5th (exact timing will confirm closer to date)
Battles ~4:30-5:30, then a break to eat 5:30-6, & 6-6:15pm line up & prepare for celebration
Readers' Celebration 6:15-7:30pm (Families/friends welcome for this portion!!!)
Teams will report 3:45-4:00 and will be directed to where their first battle will begin. A video will be shared afterwards so that family & friends can see the excitement of our Parade of Readers, celebrating all participants.
Readers' Celebration Details
Parade of Readers at the beginning- teams & coaches parade into gym with any team spirit signs they have.
T-Shirt Design Contest Judge will present our design winner with an award (pictured below is Kristi Valiant, illustrator from a past competition):
Announce top teams & top 2 teams come to front for awards. Then, they compete in a Readers' Celebration battle on stage.
Our overall message: we hope everyone had fun reading the books and congratulate all of our readers for reading high-quality books and taking time to prepare for the competition!