12 Teams. 4 Divisions. 2 Days. 1 Champion.
The 2017 Major League Quidditch Championship promises to be an event like no other! Join us in the beautiful City of League City to watch the top 12 quidditch teams from across the United States and Canada compete for a chance to hoist the coveted Benepe Cup. Will the two-time defending champion Boston Night Riders take another title, or will a new top team tear it away from them? Don’t miss any of the hard hits and highlight-reel goals as we whittle our way down to a historic finals match. Whether you are an avid sports fan looking to watch athleticism on display, or a fan of the wizarding world looking to see your favorite sport in person while taking advantage of some unique vendor opportunities, this event has something for everyone.
Quidditch is a competitive, full-contact, mixed-gender sport played by athletes around the world. MLQ has set out to create a high-intensity environment for the best athletes in North America to hone their skills and compete for one of our sport’s highest honors: the Benepe Cup. On July 29, we will announce which of these 12 teams will have the honor of representing their division in the 2017 MLQ Championship:
East Division: Boston Night Riders, New York Titans, Ottawa Black Bears, Washington Admirals
North Division: Cleveland Riff, Detroit Innovators, Indianapolis Intensity, Rochester Whiteout
South Division: Austin Outlaws, Kansas City Stampede, League City Legends, New Orleans Curse
West Division: Los Angeles Guardians, Phoenix Sol, Salt Lake City Hive, San Francisco Argonauts
Looking to check out the talent before the 2017 MLQ Championship? Head over to our League Calendar to purchase tickets to see your local team in action! If you just want to get a sense of the sport, this highlight reel from the 2016 season is a great place to start.
And don’t forget: MLQ is a non-profit organization. Consider making a donation when you purchase your tickets!
We offer Weekend Passes, Single-Day Passes, Children’s Passes and VIP Passes. Pre-Sale Weekend Passes and VIP Passes are available from May 31 to August 1. Children ages 5-12 get a special price, and children age 4 and under receive free admission to the event. Tickets will also be for sale on-site at the event.
The MLQ Events Department is working hard to partner with local hotels in the League City area for both our players and our spectators. All hotels are located in close proximity to the fields at Hometown Heroes Park. Stay tuned for our recommended hotels and special rates!
Attending the 2017 MLQ Championship but you’d rather volunteer, referee or snitch than spectate? Then head here and apply for your preferred volunteer role! Volunteers that commit at least six (6) hours of their time over the course of the weekend will get free admission to the event.
More information, including the detailed event schedule and FAQ coming soon!