Shamrock Festival Volleyball Tournament

March 11-12, 2017

January 8, 2017 -

Happy New Year! An updated list of accepted teams through 1/8/2017 is now posted on the 2017 Teams Page. There are still a couple of spots open in the 18s division. As a reminder, teams are accepted upon receipt of a signed Entry Form and payment.

November 25, 2016 –

The initial list of teams for the 2017 Shamrock Tournament has been posted. The list will be updated weekly going forward.

November 21, 2016 –

Registration for the 2017 Showcase is now open. Please fill out the online form to submit your application. You will not be accepted to the Showcase until your check is received. Showcase is open to all 9-12 graders regardless of their team’s participation in Shamrock.

November 13, 2016 –

The housing request form for the 2017 Shamrock Festival is available on the Hotel Info page

November 1, 2016 –

Team registration opens on November 14th in AES. Showcase registration will open on November 21st on the Showcase Page.

September 1, 2016 -

The annual Shamrock Festival volleyball tournament will be held March 11-12, 2017 this coming season. Registration will again be handled in AES and will open in November. Every team is guaranteed at least 7 matches over tournament weekend.

Welcome to the official website of the annual Shamrock Festival volleyball tournament. Here you will find all of the information you need to ensure that your team and its fans enjoy our tournament. As always, the tournament will be held in the Roanoke Valley for teams in the 14, 16, and 18 & under age divisions with teams in the 13, 15, and 17 & under age divisions all encouraged to play-up in the higher age groups. The 2015 Shamrock Festival saw 244 teams competing from VA, NC, PA, MD, DE, TN, SC, & WV and included teams from 7 different USAV regions. Historically, Shamrock has attracted teams from as far north as NY & NJ and as far south as GA & FL. In addition, we attract dozens of college coaches from all over the East Coast each year click HERE for a list of schools who recruited at Shamrock in 2015. We also typically enjoy some very nice post-tournament coverage on

The Shamrock Festival is one of the largest nationally-sanctioned USAV tournament and one of the premier volleyball events for juniors on the East Coast. Follow all of the tournament action on this website with live scoring updates every hour throughout the tournament. Registration typically opens around 12/1 and is handled through AES. Teams will be accepted based on the date of registration and receipt of payment. You are strongly encouraged to register and mail your payment early as the tournament typically fills up in a matter of days. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us anytime.