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Robocalypse: A Halloween NRAI Event

Blended VRC MS/HS

7-Oct-2023 Add to Calendar
Event Code
VEX V5 Robotics Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Field Control System
Smart Field Control
Spots Open
Event Region
Max Registrations per Organization
Early-Bird Registration Opens
7-Aug-2023 16:00 EDT
Standard Registration Opens
26-Aug-2023 16:00 EDT
Registration Deadline
4-Oct-2023 16:00 EDT
Payment Deadline
27-Sep-2023 22:27 EDT
This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event currently has no spaces available.
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

Welcome to Robocalypse: A Halloween NRAI Event! We are planning a fun-filled event with many new additions!

Start planning your individual and team costumes, because what would Halloween be without costume contests? Check back often to see what thrilling additions you can look forward to.

More information about this event will be sent to coaches in September. 

We will contact you closer to the event with more details including directions, campus maps, times, and food ordering information. In the meantime, if you have any questions, please email [email protected]. Participants will be required to submit the VEX liability release form through or in person at the event.


This event is livestreamed on YouTube!

There will be a costume contest where awards will be given to the best collective team costumes!


Full concessions will be available from 7a.m. to 3p.m. Breakfast will be served starting at 7a.m. and Lunch will be served starting at 11a.m. 

We are looking forward to a great tournament!

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 7-Oct-2023

Gross Catholic High School
7700 South 43rd Street
Bellevue, Nebraska 68147
United States

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Saturday, October 7th, 2023

7:00 a.m. - Pits Open

7:00a.m. - Inspection and Skills Open

8:15 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. - Opening Ceremony 

8:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. - Drivers and Coaches Meeting

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Judging

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Qualifying Rounds

12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. - Lunch

12:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. - Qualifying Rounds

2:45 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. - Alliance Selection

3:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. - Finals

4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Awards and Closing Ceremony


If you would like to volunteer for this event please contact NRAI at [email protected].

Volunteers will recieve an event shirt and complimentary breakfast, lunch and snacks!

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In case of inclement weather, check the Event on Robot Events for further updates the night before the event date. In the event of cancellation we will try to reschedule.

Refund and Payment Policies

If the Event Partner cancels the event: 

In case of inclement weather and the event is cancelled, registration fees received will be returned minus the $5.00 processing fee.

If a Coach/Mentor completes registration for the event then chooses to withdraw or not attend:

If something happens and you are unable to attend the competition, please notify the primary contact through email or phone. Refunds for non-attendance will only be given if your cancellation notice is received no later than 1 week prior to the event date.



Judging Format

The Team Interviews and Engineering Notebooks will be judged in-person the day of the event. Teams should bring a physical copy of their notebook to submit to the judges. Notebooks should be submitted at the registration table as teams check in.