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During the FIRST® IN SHOWSM presented by Qualcomm season, tens of thousands of youth robotics teams around the world have competed and showcased their accomplishments at local FIRST events, with hundreds advancing to the 2024 FIRST Championship presented by BAE Systems. Find out what you need to know if your team is attending this year’s event.

All FIRST teams attending FIRST Championship must be registered and badged. FIRST has also partnered with housing and travel experts ConferenceDirect to bring you more than 50 FIRST-reviewed hotel locations.

Register a Team

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*If you are a coach, mentor, student, chaperone, parent, or family member/sibling, please register with the team. The coach or main contact for the team should complete these details. If you do not fall into one of the mentioned roles above, please visit the Event Registration tab for other registration options.

Pre-order lunches are available at the George R. Brown Convention Center. The form below must be submitted by March 29, 2024.

Download Lunch Order Form

The FIRST Championship Event Guide is your downloadable, printable guide to our event at the George R. Brown Convention Center, including notable happenings, safety information and event logistics. Be sure to review the guide and your program’s addendum.

Download Event Guide (Last Updated 4/05)



FIRST® LEGO® League introduces STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) to children through fun, exciting hands-on learning. In the 2023-2024 MASTERPIECE challenge, FIRST LEGO League teams are imagining and innovating new ways to create and communicate across the globe. 

FIRST LEGO League Challenge Addendum (Last Updated 4/02)

FIRST LEGO League Explore Event Guide Addendum (Last Updated 3/26)

FIRST® Tech Challenge

FIRST® Tech Challenge encourages students to design, build, program, and engage in thrilling robotics competitions. In the 2023-2024 CENTERSTAGE presented by Raytheon Technologies challenge, FIRST Tech Challenge teams are using the power of design creativity, and precision to bring ideas to life.

FIRST Tech Challenge Event Guide Addendum (Last Updated 4/18)

Visit the Game & Season info page to view participant and mentor certificates.

FIRST® Robotics Competition

FIRST® Robotics Competition teams use sophisticated technology to build and program industrial-sized robots to play an action-packed, alliance-based game on a themed field. In the 2024 CRESCENDO presented by Haas challenge, FIRST Robotics Competition teams are using their engineering skills and creative power to entertain and move the world.

FIRST Robotics Competition Event Guide Addendum (Last Updated 4/02)

In addition to the downloadable Event Guide, teams can also check out the FIRST Robotics Competition Championship Information webpage, updated often with information specific to FIRST Robotics Competition teams, such as layouts, schedules, and more.