Welcome To The Volleyball Festival Site

2021 Festival


The 38th annual championships are June 19-22 for 12s and 13s and June 23-26 for 14s-18s. All games are held in the Phoenix Convention Center. Teams play all 4 days. Over 500 teams ages 12-18 from across the USA are expected to compete. Team entry fee is $1195 if paid before March 12, 2022 ($1,295 thereafter). Registration link coming Oct. 1.

2018 Volleyball Festival

2021 VF


Click HERE for the most current playing schedule and results live on AES. Due to the uncertainty around COVID-19 and our desire to provide a safe playing environment, the age groups are split as follows:
  • Session 1 (June 26-29)
    • 12s: 8am & 1pm
    • 13s: 1pm & 6pm
  • Session 2 (June 30-July 3)
    • 14s: 8am
    • 15s: 1pm & 6pm
    • 16s: 6pm
    • 17/18s: 8am & 1pm
Teams-play at least 2 to 3 matches each of the four competition days. Above wave times are Days 1-2. Some teams will move to bracket play on Days 3-4 and start times will vary.


Baller TV is the Official Livestream partner of Festival Sports. EVERY court at will be streamed June 26 - July 3, 2021. Baller TV monthly or yearly members have full access to live and archived Volleyball Festival matches.

2021 Volleyball Festival


A Festival tradition for 37 years!  Every player goes home with a commemorative 16" x 20" themed festival poster. Posters are given out in the Team Check-In bags at registration. Below is the 2021 "Festival ‘Ohana" themed poster. This year we celebrate our Festival family and the Hawaiian spirit of ‘ohana where loving and lasting relationships are fostered not just with our blood-relatives, but also with our brothers and sisters in the human family.


Watch all LIVE VLA matches at usavla.com.

2021 Match times:
  • Friday, July 2: 3pm, 5:30pm & 8pm (Court CC2)
  • Saturday, July 3: 9:30am, Noon & 2:30pm (Court L2)

Volleyball League of America

2021 WELCOME PARTY (Cancelled)

Due to the uncertainty regarding COVID-19 and to ensure player safety, the 2021 Welcome Party will not be held. We look forward to the chance to bring back the party and celebration in 2022!

Welcome Party 2020    Welcome Party 2020


The Phoenix Convention Center is the planned site for all future years of the Volleyball Festival.  Our goal is to finalize the dates for Opening Ceremonies and tournament play by October 1 of each year.  The actual dates will only vary by one or two days from the below tentative schedule.

  • June 23 - June 26, 2022; Welcome Party Wednesday, June 22 (Thursday-Sunday competition)
  • June 22 - June 25, 2023; Welcome Party Wednesday, June 21 (Thursday-Sunday competition)
  • June 27 - June 30, 2024; Welcome Party Wednesday, June 26 (Thursday-Sunday competition)
  • June 26 - June 29, 2025; Welcome Party Wednesday, June 25 (Thursday-Sunday competition)