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NEXT TOURNAMENT: 

25th Annual Buckeye Regional

Thu 3/21, Fri 3/22, and Sat 3/23

 

The FIRST® Robotics Competition's Buckeye Regional is Ohio’s oldest and most prestigious robotics tournament. It's a high-energy, high-tech, international sporting event where teams of students, mentored by adult professionals, work together to solve an engineering design problem. 

 

This year's Buckeye Regional will feature 55 of the top high school robotics teams from seven states and the People's Republic of China!

 

When: 

March 21, 2024 - March 23, 2024

Where:

Cleveland, State University Wolstein Center

2000 Prospect Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44115

 

The event is expected to draw over 1,500 high school students and their cheering fans to the Greater Cleveland area. All six teams of the Great Lakes Science Center's Robotics Initiative will be competing at this event, measuring the effectiveness of their innovations and testing the power of collaboration!

Spectators Welcome! 

Be sure to catch all the excitement of this intense competition showcasing robots developed and operated by teams of high school students from across the region. Spectators can tour the "pits" to meet the teams and get a closer look at their robots! Later, you'll have an excellent view of the competition field as you cheer on your favorite teams from the comfortable seating throughout the arena!  

 

Admission is free and open to the public. Click HERE to see the public agenda.

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Season Calendar 

 

FRC Mentor’s Workshop

December 2, 2023

Great Lakes Science Center

601 Erieside Avenue

Cleveland, OH 44114


2024 FRC Kickoff Watch Party

January 6, 2024

Great Lakes Science Center
601 Erieside Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44114


On-site Build & Practice Sessions

After-School, Weekdays and Saturdays

Great Lakes Science Center
601 Erieside Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44114

Buckeye Regional

March 21 – March 23, 2024 (Week 4)

Wolstein Center, Cleveland State University

2000 Prospect Avenue E.

Cleveland, OH 44115

Miami Valley Regional

April 3 – April 6, 2024 (Week 6)

Cintas Center, Xavier University

1624 Musketeer Drive.

Cincinnati, OH 45207

2024 FRC Recognition Awards Luncheon 

(Date: TBD)

Great Lakes Science Center
601 Erieside Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44114

 

FIRST Championship

April 17 – April 20, 2024

George R Brown Convention Center
1001 Avenida de las Americas
Houston, TX 77010

2024 Kettering Kickoff

(Date TBD)

Kettering University

1700 University Ave.,

Flint MI 48504

2024 Curiosity Open Robotics Challenge

September 28, 2024

Great Lakes Science Center
601 Erieside Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44114

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