Tuesday, February 23, 2010

NYCFIRST FLL Regional at Javits Basic Information

2009 - 2010 New York City FIRST LEGO League
This year’s New York City FIRST LEGO League Championship is being held at the Jacob Javits Convention Center on Sunday, March 14 as part of New York City’s FIRST Mega-Celebration.

Eighty winning teams selected from among nearly 200 that competed at five borough FLL qualifying tournaments will be in-line for New York City’s top honors.

The 2010 New York City FIRST LEGO League Championship is free and open to the public. Bring family and friends and be part of the New York City’s celebration of kids working smart in science and technology!

Venue Address:

Jacob Javits Convention Center
655 West 34th Street
New York, NY 10001

Need directions to the venue? Click here
For parking information Click here
For public transportation information Click here

Event Schedule

8:00 AM - FLL Pits Open - FLL Teams Arrive - Robot Inspections Begin
8:30 AM - Jr.FLL Pits Open - Jr.FLL Teams Arrive
8:30 AM - Judging begins for teams in pits 1-32
8:50 AM - Coach's Meeting
9:30 AM - FLL/Jr.FLL Opening Ceremonies
10:10 AM - Competition rounds begin
12:10 PM - FLL Lunch / Jr.FLL Closing ceremonies
12:50 PM - Competition matches resume
3:30 PM - FLL closing ceremonies

*These times are approximate, depending on how quickly we progress through the matches. Announcements will be made throughout the day to keep you informed.

Food Services:

A public café will be set up within our New York City FIRST hall at the Javits Center. Vendors and seating will be available in the café area. Food may be brought into the venue.

For a list of food concessions with the Javits Center, please click HERE.

For a list of local restaurants, please click HERE


For additional information, please contact Mark Sharfshteyn at msharf@optonline.net or (347) 739-1836.

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