2021 Event Information

We're so excited to see you all in Knoxville, TN!

Competition Date

Saturday, August 7th - Division 5-7

Sunday, August 8th - Division 4, 6 & 7

Virtual-Viewing Info: WATCH YOUR FAVORITE TEAM FROM HOME! Each day is $5.00 and will give each viewer an all-day pass to watch live performances.  Viewers do have the ability to rewind and rewatch teams throughout the day! Share with your families so all teams can have support from home! https://dpmevents.anywhereseat.com/

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Event Mask Requirements

The city of Knoxville announced Monday, August 2, 2021, that masks covering the nose and mouth must be worn at all times while in their buildings regardless of vaccinated status. Both buildings we are using are city-owned buildings, please come prepared. 

Competitors Masks are required to be worn at all times with the exception of when they are on the practice mats or when they are competing. We suggest keeping baggies with athlete's names on them to place masks in when they are practicing or performing. 

**IF at ANYTIME an athlete or one of their "fans" are not following these policies, they risk being disqualified and expelled from future NYAA events. 

Spectator Info

Division 4 & 5 will receive 2 One-Day Spectator Passes with their registration. 

Division 6 & 7 will receive 2 Two-Day Spectator Passes with their registration.

Coaches will distribute spectator bands to their teams upon arrival. 

The box office will be open at 7:00 am on Saturday and Sunday for ticket sales. Children age 4 and under are free. No CASH payments. Only credit/debit cards accepted at this event. 

One-Day Pass: $15

Two-Day Pass: $20 *Two-day passes will only be available for purchase on Saturday. Customers will not be able to add a $5 payment on Sunday. 

The performance hall will open for Spectators at 7:00 AM.

The spectator VIP area will be available for spectators to stand in front of the stage to watch their team. 

Merchandise Info

No CASH payments. Only credit/debit cards accepted at this event. 

Parking Info


The convention center parking is free Mon-Fri after 5 PM and on the weekends.

Program Book - Access

Watch for your e-book link in your email! A password is needed to access the event program e-book. See email for exclusive access. 


 Click Here to view the NYAA 2021 Parent Packet.