Q: When are registration and payment due?

A: Registration and payment are due two (2) weeks prior to the event. LATE FEES MAY APPLY

Q: What forms of payment are acceptable?

A: We accept all major credit cards, cashier’s checks, money orders and cash. NO PERSONAL OR GYM CHECKS

Q: When will I get a schedule?

A: Schedules will be sent out approximately 5-7 days prior to the event.

Q: Can I make changes to my registration?

A: Of course. We do ask however, that you submit your changes to us at least 5 days prior to the event so that schedule changes can be made if necessary.

Q: What if I have an Individual who is NOT performing as part of a team?

A: You will pay the normal competitor rate for the first routine and $25.00 for each additional.

Q: Where can my parents find answers to questions regarding this event?

A: There is a Parent FAQ available on our website www.midwestcheeranddance.com

Q: How do I check in my team for this event?

A: You may check in on the day of the event at our registration table set up at the front of the park or venue.

Q: Can Coaches help their team onto the floor?

A: Coaches are allowed to help line up kids for divisions where you feel it is needed. (Tiny, Mini and Special Needs). Coaches are not allowed on the performance floor for any other teams, with the exception of spotting routines. MCDA only spotters when requested

Q: When do we get our score sheets?

A: Score sheets are inside of the envelope given to your teams during the awards ceremony.

Q: Can a cheerleader/dancer participate on more than one team?

A: Yes. As long as the athlete competes in the age and grade appropriate level. There is no limit on the number of teams on which they can compete. The athlete must pay the full registration fee for the first team and then pay the discounted crossover fee for each additional team they compete with.

Q: Can parents purchase their theme park tickets prior to event?

A: Yes, the coach/team MOM can place a team order. Otherwise they must be purchased the day of the event. There is a $5.00 surcharge. MCDA no longer accepts individual pre-orders. SORRY!

Q: Can a parent or cheerleaders use a season pass?

A: MCDA EVENTS are special events. Season passes are NOT VALID for early entry. ALL tickets MUST be purchased through MCDA to enter the event. MCDA EVENTS start prior to the park opening for general business. Tickets purchased though banks, credit unions, hotels etc will not allow you to enter until the park opens. Please make your parents aware. There is NO exception on entering the park early.

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