Banquets, Receptions & Parties

  

  

Banquets  

jostens Coaches Honors Luncheonjostens Coaches Honors Luncheon

The jostens Coaches Honors Luncheon and the AVCA All-America/Players of the Year Banquet presented by Zamst are two of the oldest traditions at the AVCA Convention.  Spend an afternoon listening to legends of the game share their wisdom and stories during the induction of the 2010 AVCA Hall of Fame class.  Hear testimonials from some of the top coaches in today's game at every level as the association hands out its yearly Coach of the Year awards.

All-America/Players of the Year Banquet presented by Zamst

Friday night it's time to celebrate the players, as the top tBanquetsalent from around the country comes together in one place to commemorate the year that was in women's college volleyball.  AVCA All-Americans from Division I as well as the AVCA Players of the Year from all collegiate divisions receive their honors for an outstanding season, as elegance, excitement and entertainment rule the evening. The jostens Coaches Honors Luncheon begins at Noon on Thursday, while the AVCA All-America/Players of the Year Banquet presented by Zamst gets underway at 5:30 p.m. on Friday.

 

  

  

Receptions

Opening Night Reception featuring casino nightOpening Night Reception featuring casino night

Opening Night Reception featuring casino night officially kicks off the convention on Wednesday evening, as attendees can choose from a number of  casino games to win and accumulate chips for prize drawings at the end of the night.

Reception and Coaches TournamentSpalding Reception and Coaches Tournament

Friday night's Spalding Reception and Coaches Tournament is an annual favorite, as attendees get to lace up and display their playing skills in front of their peers.  Located in Volleyball Marketplace, this is also a great time to walk around and visit with over 100 exhibitors, comprised of organizations who have been essential contributors to the volleyball industry for many years, as well as innovators and entrepreneurs who have the latest products and services available to volleyball coaches.

 

Parties

Texas Hold'em Tournament & PartyTexas Hold'em Tournament & Party

Think you have what it takes to be the next World Series of Poker champion? Test your poker skills in the third annual Texas Hold'em Tournament & Party. Snacks will be provided and a cash bar will be available. The tournament will be held from 10 p.m. - 1 a.m. on Friday night. All entry fees are a charitable donation to the AVCA and may be tax deductible.  Proceeds from the tournament will go toward the development and promotion of men's volleyball.  Please note that this is a separate ticketed event.

  
  
Red Nfinity logoNfinity 80's Party
Co-Sponsored by Active Ankle, Baden, Volleyball Magazine and Worldwide Sports Supply

A new and very popular event in 2009, attendees danced the night away - 80's style!  Nfinity is throwing another party Friday night in 2010, following the Reception and Coaches Tournament!

  
  

 

NCAA Championship LogoChampions Party presented by the NCAA, AVCA and Kansas City Sports Commission

Get yourself ready for the championship match on Saturday at the Champions Party. Food, drinks and music will be on hand for this party held prior to the championship match. Please note that this is a separate ticketed event.