​​4th Annual Austin Holiday Twirl Fest 
Saturday, December 1st, 2018
Contest begins at 8:15 am. Doors open at 7:45 am


Hosted By:  Hutto High School Winterguard​

Contest Directors: Ashley Wood & Whitney Coons

NBTA Sanction #24119



Visit the 2018 Online Registration Form and Payment Link or
you can download the paper 
2018 Registration Form
to mail in.

Mail In Entry & Payment Deadline: Must be postmarked by November 9th, 2018
Online Entry & Payment Deadline: Must be submitted by midnight on November 16th, 2018
 


Visit Rebecca Hedges Lyon's website to see pictures from previous Twirl Fest events

2017 ATX Holiday Twirl Fest Results  ~*~  2016 ATX Holiday Twirl Fest Results

2015 ATX Holiday Twirl Fest Results



*Location for the 2018 Contest*
Location: Hutto High School.

101 Chris Kelley Blvd, Hutto, TX 78634

​Chris Kelley Blvd is also known as FM 685

















New floors, great ceiling height, locker room access,

practice gym right next door to competition gym. 

For additional info please email ATXTwirlFest@gmail.com
or call Ashley Wood at 512-848-7426

*High Schoolers* - If your High Schooler wants to enter but may have a football 
play-offs conflict, please send payment via CHECK with a note saying "hold for play-offs". 
We will not cash the check until we receive confirmation of attendance. 

If doing a Play Off Hold, DO NOT pay online. We will not give PayPal refunds.


*Important Contest Information* 
*Competition begins promptly at 8:15am
*Doors will open at 7:45am. No early arrival
*NBTA Rules will be in effect for all competitive events
*First entries received will be last to perform.
*Performance order will be done via set numbers
*Lane assignments will be in the program
*No refunds will be given for any reason

*No food/drink except water allowed in the gym

Event Order: modeling events, best costume, individual events, teams & show twirls
Contest Surcharge admits all parents, relatives, and friends to all event and includes a program


*Hutto High School Winterguard Concession Stand*

Support the contest hosts, the Hutto High School Winterguard, by visiting

their Concession Stand. These funds will help pay for their upcoming 

Winter guard season. Full menu will be available the week of the contest.


*Contest Events & Awards*


High School Colorguard Solo - Sabre, Rifle, or Flag

Solos Will be awarded a I, II, or III rating


Miss Holiday Model: 60% Modeling, 40% Interview
Attire: Costume or Dress *no stiletto/spike heels allowed
Awards: 1st place – Tiara & Sash... 2nd-5th place – Rhinestone Headband

Miss Twirling Snowflake: 20% Modeling & Interview, 40% X Strut, 40% Solo
Modeling Attire - Beg/Int: Costume, Advanced: Formal Dress *no stiletto/spike heels allowed
Awards: 1st Place – Tiara, Trophy & Sash... 2nd-5th place – Trophy

 Basic Skills Pageant: 20% Modeling in costume (no interview), 40% Basic Strut, 40% Solo
Awards: 1st Place – Tiara/Award/Sash... 2nd-5th place – Award




 The Laura Craft Best Costume Award***
All Ages compete together. Attire – Costume of Choice
Awards: 1st Place – Award, Sash, TFTC Photo Op... 2nd to 10th Place - Award

 ***Entry Fees for this event will be donated to “Twirling To Fight Cancer” 
in honor of those in the twirling community fighting breast cancer

Help further support Twirling to Fight Cancerby visiting the Baylor University Golden Girls' site
where they are selling beautiful pink breast cancer ribbon hair pieces to donate funds to the cause.
Just visit http://www.carolinecarothers.com/Twirling-for-the-Cure.html




*FOR 2018* All Teams, Show Twirls, UILs/Freestyle events should email their music

to ATXTwirlFest@gmail.com by November 25th for us to pre-load on our system. This way

we will not need to do sound checks or music turn in the day of the event.


UIL Routine & Freestyle (gymnastics allowed) will be offered as a ratings event only




 *Individual Event Awards*
Beg/Int/Adv: 1st Place – Trophy
Novice: 1st Place – Award
2nd-5th Place – Medal

Ratings Event Awards
I, II, or III Rating – Ribbon




*Suggested Hotels in the Area*

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites
 323 Ed Schmidt Blvd, Hutto, TX 78634
Contact: 512-846-1168


 Hampton Inn - Hutto
327 Ed Schmidt Blvd, Hutto, TX 78634
Contact: 512-846-2992


Courtyard by Marriot - Round Rock
2700 Hoppe Trail, Round Rock, TX 78681
Contact: 512-255-5551