Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
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29-Oct-2022 Add to Calendar
Event Code
VEX U Robotics Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Field Control System
Spots Open
Event Region
Florida - North/Central
Standard Registration Opens
10-Aug-2022 17:00 EDT
Registration Deadline
28-Oct-2022 17:01 EDT
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

VEXU ROBOTICON Rumble! is part of the larger annual youth robotics showcase held in Tampa, FL each fall.  ROBOTICON - now in its 10th season! -  is a Manufacturing Month event, and will feature a variety of activities, workshops, tours, and Innovation Fair with industry and academic exhibits, and other learning opportunities for participating students.  Registered teams will receive updates leading up to the event day to help them have the most enjoyable opportunity possible, and the full event schedule will be listed on the ROBOTICON website.

Spectators are welcome and the event is free and open to the public.  Competitive youth robotics teams can register through September 30.

Grade Level: College

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 29-Oct-2022

AMRoC FabLab
2154 University Square Mall
Tampa, Florida 33612
United States

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9 am - Doors open to teams for pit set up

10 am – Inspections

10:30 am– Drivers Meetings

11 am – Doors open to public

11 am to 1 pm – Qualification Matches

1 pm to 1:30 pm  – Lunch Break

1:30 pm to 3:30 pm – Qualification Matches

3:45 pm – 4:30 pm – Eliminations & Awards

The event wraps up by 5pm.  


Sign up to Volunteer at !  ROBOTICON is volunteer-powered, and we appreciate all the amazing time, expertise, kindness, and support all our volunteers bring to the event.  ROBOTICON 2022 will be running throughout the month of October, with different STEAM competitions, tournaments, and scrimmages running at different times throughout University Mall and inside the Fab Lab itself.  Volunteers receive a continental breakfast and/or lunch, depending on shifts worked, as well as an event shirt and other perks.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

The event is held indoors and unless there's severe inclement weather - like a hurricane - will continue as planned.  In the event of a severe weather event, the tournament will be canceled and fees refunded.

Refund and Payment Policies

Registration fee is nonrefundable after September 30.

Health and Safety Policies

Masks are encouraged but not required at ROBOTICON.  Teams are asked to use common sense health etiquette around each other and older guests or those who may have obviously impaired immune systems, and to maintain safe hygiene practices throughout their visit to AMRoC Fab Lab and at ROBOTICON.  Anyone who is not feeling well is advised not to participate in the event.  AMRoC’s full health and safety policy can be read here:

Date: 29-Oct-2022
AMRoC FabLab
2154 University Square Mall
Tampa, Florida 33612
United States

Travel Info

AMRoC Fab Lab is located at 2154 University Square Mall, Tampa FL 33612 - at the west end of the Mall.  Use for travel directions.  Parking is free and abundant around the mall, both in the parking garage and outside of it.  Bus parking is also available.  Lodging specials are listed here:


VEX U ROBOTICON Rumble can be viewed live at

Judging Format

There will no judging at this event












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