3rd Annual Austin Holiday Twirl Fest 

Saturday, December 2, 2017
Contest begins at 8:15 am. Doors open at 7:45 am

Hosted By: Twirl ATX, LLC & the Hutto High School Winterguard​
Contest Directors: Ashley Wood & Whitney Coons

NBTA Sanction #2770

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

2016 ATX Holiday Twirl Fest Results   ~*~    2015 ATX Holiday Twirl Fest Results

Visit the 2017 Online Registration Form and Payment Link or

you can download the paper 2017 Registration form to mail in

Mail In Entry & Payment Deadline: Must be postmarked by November 10, 2017
Online Entry & Payment Deadline: Must be submitted by midnight on November 16, 2017

*New Location for the 2017 Contest*
Location: Hutto High School.

101 Chris Kelley Blvd, Hutto, TX 78634

​Chris Kelley Blvd is also known as FM 685

Brand new floors, great ceiling height, locker room access,

practice gym right next door to competition gym. 

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

*High School Twirlers* - If your High School twirler 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. 

*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*

Help support our co-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*

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 Cancer by 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

*New for 2017* All Teams, Show Twirls, UILs/Freestyle events should email their music

to TwirlATX@gmail.com by November 28th 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

*New Event for 2017* High School Colorguard Solo Ratings Events

Sabre, Rifle, and Flag solos offered. Will be awarded a I, II, or III rating

 *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