Color Guard Championships - A, Open & World (Cancelled)

March 22, 2020
Winthrop Coliseum
1162 Eden Terrace, Rock Hill, SC 29732

Event Description

The Carolina Winter Ensemble Association exists to create a positive and rewarding performance experience for our youth and to develop a nurturing environment that will enhance the skills of the performers and instructors at all levels. Join us as over 150 groups from five different states converge on Rock Hill, South Carolina to compete at the 2020 CWEA Color Guard Championships!

Ticket Information

Ticket Pricing

  • Early Bird Discount Tickets (Available 3/4/20 12:00 PM until 3/14/20 11:59 PM)
    • SATURDAY & SUNDAY General Admission (ages 6 and up) - $27.00
    • SATURDAY ONLY General Admission (ages 6 and up) - $17.00
    • SUNDAY ONLY General Admission (ages 6 and up) - $17.00
    • Child Admission (ages 5 and under) - FREE
    • ONLINE ONLY - Not available at the door
  • General Event Tickets (Available 3/15/20 12:00 AM until 3/22/20 6:00 PM)
    • SATURDAY & SUNDAY General Admission (ages 6 and up) - $30.00
    • SATURDAY ONLY General Admission (ages 6 and up) - $20.00
    • SUNDAY ONLY General Admission (ages 6 and up) - $20.00
    • Child Admission (ages 5 and under) - FREE
    • Available online and at the door on March 28, 2020

Ticketing Policy

All seats for this event are considered general admission and are available on a first come, first serve basis. No seating may be reserved by patrons. All patrons attending the event must have a ticket to gain access to the event. Children 5 and under will be permitted into the event without a ticket however they may be required to sit on a parent/guardian’s lap for the duration of the event. Please be prepared to show proof of age at the gate if asked. All sales are final. No requests for refunds will be accepted. It is the patron's responsibility to ensure they are seated at least 15 minutes prior to a scheduled performance. Tickets purchased for this event are considered a revocable license to attend the stated event. CWEA reserves the right to revoke admission with or without refund of admission.

Disabled Seating

Disabled seating is available for this event on a first-come, first-serve basis. If you are experiencing difficulties locating a seat, please speak with a CWEA Representative and we will be happy to work with you to locate an available seat to fit your needs.

Other Information

Contest Personnel

Color Guard Judges

Equipment: Tim Hudnall & Jason Derting
Movement: Nikki Crawford-Jones & Christine Clayton
Design: Travis Wingate & Jack Pursifull
Effect: Chris Frick, Carlson Nelson, Lee Carlson & Dean DeKemper
Other: Jeff Bridges (Lead Judge)

Event Policies

Flash Photography

As safety is paramount to all performers, any type of flash photography is strictly prohibited. Family, friends and fans may take still photos of CWEA events for personal use only. The images may not be sold or otherwise distributed or publicly displayed without the written permission of the Carolina Winter Ensemble Association. CWEA defines public display as a web site, printed publication or physical location where the public at large can gain access to one or more images of a CWEA participating group in performance.

Video Recording

Due to US Copyright Law, and at the request of the performing ensembles, videotaping and/or recording of this event is strictly prohibited. You may be subject to dismissal from the arena without refund of admission if found to be in violation of this rule. We thank you in advance for your cooperation.

Participating Groups
Independent A
Adventure Independent
Crusader Independent
Etude A
Incipient Independent
Palmetto Independent
Independent Open
Charles Towne Independent
Metanoia Winter Guard
Pride of the Mountains Winter Guard
Independent World
National A
Byrnes HS A
Clover HS Varsity
Dobyns-Bennett HS Varsity
Dorman HS Varsity
Easley HS Varsity
East Lincoln HS A
Hartsville HS
Lexington HS Varsity
Mount Pleasant HS
River Bluff HS Varsity
White Knoll HS Varsity
Scholastic A
Ardrey Kell HS Varsity
Ashley Ridge HS
Catawba Ridge HS
Cuthbertson HS
Daniel HS Varsity
Fort Mill HS
Mauldin HS Varsity
Mooresville HS Varsity
Nation Ford HS Varsity
Northwest Guilford HS Varsity
Northwestern HS Varsity
Pendleton HS Varsity
Summerville HS A
Scholastic Open
Byrnes HS
Marvin Ridge HS
Northwest Cabarrus HS Varsity
Summerville HS