Jun 20 - Jun 21

National Speech & Debate Tournament - Largest Academic Tournament in the World Comes to Dallas

Next: Tomorrow 12:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Sheraton Dallas Hotel


The National Speech & Debate Tournament, the largest academic competition in the world, is coming to Dallas! The free event is open to the public Thursday, June 20 - Friday, June 21 and held at the Sheraton Dallas Hotel. Top high school and middle school speech and debate competitors, from approximately 3,500 schools, will argue topics that are important nationally, as well as globally, such as legal and illegal immigration, antitrust regulations on technology giants, and revolution and political oppression. More than 10,000 students, coaches, educators, and parents expected to attend the tournament this year. There will be special guests such as celebrity actor Jared Padalecki, Dale Hansen, WFAA Sports Anchor, and Cindi Timmons, member of the National Speech & Debate Association Hall of Fame. To see the full tournament schedule, visit: https://www.speechanddebate.org/live/


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Sheraton Dallas Hotel
400 N Olive St, Dallas, TX 75201
Dallas, TX 75201
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