WAKAPALOOZA - Las Vegas

WAKAPALOOZA  |  FOUNDERS CUP  |  KICKBALL OPEN  |  KICKBALL FUN GAMES  
FOAM DODGEBALL OPEN   |   SAND VOLLEYBALL OPEN   |   FLIP CUP CHAMPIONSHIPS
PARTY WRISTBAND  | HOST HOTEL | WAKAPALOOZA FACEBOOK EVENT


WAKApalooza Las Vegas will take place October 3rd - 8th, 2018. 
This year brings you more games, more parties, and more fun!

 

 

WAKApalooza 2018 - Las Vegas, NV - October 3rd - 8th, 2018

WAKApalooza is the largest annual sports and social festival in the world. Taking place each year in Las Vegas, Nevada, WAKApalooza provides a sports and party experience with the most social and friendly coed adults across the country.

WAKApalooza 2018 will be our biggest yet, with new Friday Foam Dodgeball and Sand Volleyball Tournaments, the same great host hotel, and exclusive access to more of the hottest nightclubs and pool parties in Las Vegas, you’ll have more opportunity to play and party than ever before!

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

WAKAPalooza Host Hotel:

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino   (click here to book discounted rates)

WAKApalooza Featured Games:

Founders Cup® - The World Kickball Championship®*

Kickball Fun Games*

Kickball Open*

Foam Dodgeball Open (Now On Friday By Popular Demand!)

Sand Volleyball Open (Now On Friday By Popular Demand!)

Flip Cup Championship (Friday, October 5th)

*games take place on Saturday October 6th

WAKApalooza Featured Nightclubs:(tentative)

Hakkasan - MGM

1 OAK - Mirage

Omnia - Caesar's Palace

Vanity - Hard Rock

WAKApalooza Featured Pool Parties:(tentative)

Rehab - Hard Rock

Breathe - Hard Rock

Nirvana - Hard Rock

Dish - Hard Rock

 

DETAILS

HOST HOTEL - HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO LAS VEGAS

The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas is the host hotel for WAKApalooza 2018.   All players and guests are invited to stay at the Hard Rock, headquarters for all things WAKApalooza - including event registration and check-ins, the biggest parties, live shows/concerts, and special events.   In additional all Hard Rock Hotel guests will receive complimentary round trip shuttle service to the kickball tournament fields.

HOTEL REGISTRATION

  • All sport tournament players will have the option to just register for the TOURNAMENT ONLY or purchase BOTH THE TOURNAMENT AND PARTY WRISTBAND PACKAGE (best value).   For guests not participating in any sport tournaments, there is also the option to purchase a PARTY WRISTBAND ONLY (click here).

  • Sport tournament registration offers all games, equipment, staff, and prizes for select tournament.

  • The WAKApalooza Party Wristband offers exclusive benefits, including free cover and VIP access to all weekend parties ($300 value), the official WAKApalooza Weekend 2018 t-shirt, and a WAKApalooza 2018 swag bag.

  • Complimentary round trip shuttle transportation from the Hard Rock Hotel to the tournament facilities will be available Friday, October 5th (Sand Volleyball & Foam Dodgeball tournaments) and Saturday, October 6th (Kickball Tournaments) for only Hard Rock Hotel guests.   

PARTIES

  • The 2018 WAKApalooza party and social events start Wednesday October 3rd and will run through Monday night October 8th.  A finalized party schedule will be emailed to all WAKApalooza guests in early August. The WAKApalooza Party Wristband is required to attend all parties (you can purchase with tournament registration or separately here)

  • Enjoy a slew of fun activities each day including a WAKApalooza Weekend Scavenger Hunt, dance off at the kickball fields, and pop up parties around WAKA’s Host Hotel.

  • Meet CLUBWAKA’s Founders and CLUBWAKA teams from around the country

  • Score some team swag at the parties and events - many teams bring stickers, koozies, wristbands and trinkets to share and trade!

  • Win tons of prizes!

FOUNDERS CUP®- THE WORLD KICKBALL CHAMPIONSHIP®

  • The Founders Cup®- The World Kickball Championship® is an invitation only event for qualified teams who have competed in CLUBWAKA Leagues from Fall 2017 - Summer 2018 or a CLUBWAKA Regional Kickball Tournament

  • Founders Cup Tournament teams will be ranked by the Founders Cup Selection Committee and pools will be assigned according to rank.

  • Teams will compete in 4 pool play games in order to advance to single elimination playoffs

  • $15,000 in prizes awarded to top 4 teams, including $10,000 to the Founders Cup Champion

  • Players will have the option to sign up for the tournament only or the tournament and party wristband package ($45 savings)

KICKBALL OPEN

  • The Kickball Open is open to all players and teams to participate.  No previous qualifications are required.

  • Kickball Open teams will be ranked by randrom draw and pools will be assigned according to rank.

  • Teams will compete in 3 pool play games in order to advance to single elmiination playoffs

  • $2,500 in prizes awarded to top 2 teams.

  • Players will have the option to sign up for the tournament only or the tournament and party wristband bundle ($45 savings)

KICKBALL FUN GAMES

  • The WAKApalooza Fun Games are hugely popular and open to anyone!

  • Fun Games teams enjoy 3 kickball games and awesome field parties.

  • Dress up in crazy costumes, play with wacky rules, and trade team swag.

  • Fun Games teams will also compete for $4,000 in prizes, including prizes like best team costumes, team spirit, and more!

  • Players will have the option to sign up for the tournament only or the tournament and party wristband bundle ($45 savings)

FOAM DODGEBALL OPEN

  • *NEW* - By popular demand this event will now be on Friday so you can play Foam Dodgeball AND a WAKApalooza Kickball Tournament on Saturday!

  • The Foam Dodgeball Open is available to all players and teams to participate.  No previous qualifications are required.

  • Foam Dodgeball games will be a game format of 8v8 Coed (3 females minimum).

  • Teams will compete in timed pool play matches with top teams advancing to double elimination playoffs

  • $1,000 in prizes awarded to top 2 teams.

  • Players will have the option to sign up for the tournament only or the tournament and party wristband bundle ($45 savings)

SAND VOLLEYBALL OPEN

  • *NEW* - By popular demand this event will now be held on Friday so you can play Sand Volleyball AND a WAKApalooza Kickball Tournament on Saturday!

  • The Sand Volleyball Open is available to all players and teams to participate.  No previous qualifications are required.

  • Sand Volleyball games will be a game format of 6v6 Coed (3 of each gender).

  • Teams will compete in pool play matches with top teams advancing to single elimination playoffs

  • $1,000 in prizes awarded to top 2 teams.

  • Players will have the option to sign up for the tournament only or the tournament and party wristband bundle ($45 savings)

Get your team together, we can't wait to see in Las Vegas with over 3,000 CLUBWAKA party animals!

Visit the WAKApalooza Weekend Gallery to relive the highlights!