National Speech and Debate Tournament

2019 — Dallas, TX/US

Meal tickets, T-shirts, Resource Package

Meal tickets:

Meal tickets are available to pre-purchase for $13 until May 15. Meal tickets will NOT be sold on site. If they are not purchased through the registration system, teams will be expected to find their own food options during the tournament. Each meal ticket will get you a cold sandwich or salad, side, and drink.

IMPORTANT: You must select the correct site where students will pick up meals; please consider where they will be competing. The Sheraton will host all events except PF & BQ on Mon/Tues. (PF & BQ will be at the Crowne Mon/Tues). The Sheraton will host all events except Extemp Debate on Wed. (Extemp Debate will be at the Crowne on Wed). The Sheraton will host all events Thurs.


All events EXCEPT BQ/PF: Sheraton

BQ/PF: Crowne


All events EXCEPT BQ/PF: Sheraton 

BQ/PF: Crowne


All events EXCEPT Extemp Debate: Sheraton

Extemp Debate: Crowne


All events: Sheraton

Tickets are available for Monday through Thursday meals with vegetarian and non-vegetarian options. If ordered, tickets will be in the registration packet you pick up on site. It is not guaranteed that the vegetarian option will be gluten/dairy/nut-free. There are several alternative restaurant options in the Plaza of the Americas, which is less than a 5 minute walk through skywalks from the Sheraton.

Nationals T-shirts:

T-shirts may be pre-ordered before May 15 to ensure that your sizes are available and make for easy pick up on site at Nationals.

2018-2019 Team Resource Package:

You can also purchase the Team Resource Package through the registration process. This will give your entire team access to advanced topic analyses, webinars, and final round videos to help you prepare for the National Tournament. The Resource Package will be available for your team within 24 hours if you pay by credit card. Please note that this option will give your team access to the Resource Package through July. If you wish to pre-order the 2019-2020 Resource Package (access will start in August), you can do so through your NSDA account.