Meltdown June 16 - June 17, 2018

About

The Meltdown is back for 2017!

Over 120 teams participated in 2016 from across 8 states and Canada. Be a part of the annual tradition that is the Meltdown Lacrosse Tournament.

We think about the details so you don't have to.

Family friendly block scheduling: spend half of the day on the field, and the other half experiencing Philadelphia and the surrounding areas in one of the countries most historic areas.

Deposit Due: Upon Registration

Full Payment Due: 4/15/17

Failure to meet the payment deadline will constitute non-acceptance of the tournament registration and a forfeiture of the tournament spot and deposit fee.

Questions? Contact:

Ryan Long

College Coach Registration

Format

Gameplay

  • 22 minute running halves
  • Modified US Lacrosse rules
  • Championship format
  • Guaranteed at least 4 games - most teams will play 5 games
  • Certified referees
  • Vendor Village and NXTexperience: food, fun & shopping!

Player Waiver

Use the link below to complete our Online Waiver which is required in order to participate in the Meltdown

Waiver

Video

Professional Filming

Features

NXT Game Center

  • Technology powering the tournament experience
  • Real-time results
  • Game scores, division standings and schedule
  • Mobile app and on-site iPad displays

Venue

United Sports

1426 Marshallton Thorndale Road
Downingtown, PA 19335

United Sports is an immaculate indoor and outdoor facility that was professionally designed and built to host elite sporting events.

Field Map

John A. Farrell Stadium - West Chester University

855 South New Street
West Chester, PA 19382

Field Map

Area Activities

Chester County

NXT is proud to partner with the Chester County CVB to host this event!

So much to see and do on event weekend. Located in the heart of Chester County’s Brandywine Valley, and in close proximity to Philadelphia, your time off the field will be packed with excitement. From unique historical attractions, a variety of restaurants to satisfy any foodie, and a host of different events, your weekend promises to be one to remember. 

Brandywine Picnic Park

Tube or paddle down the Brandywine, relax in the shade, or bask in the sun. We pride ourselves on offering the best food and friendliest service available in a traditional family picnic atmosphere.

Longwood Gardens

Longwood Gardens offers a new experience everyday with special events, concerts, and cuisine; The 1050 acres of woodlands, gardens, conservatories and fountains are open everyday of the year.

Valley Forge National Historical Park

Valley Forge was the site of the 1777-78 winter encampment of the Continental Army. Welcome center and Washington's headquarters open 9am-5pm daily.

American Helicopter Museum & Education Center

The Delaware Valley is the birthplace of the helicopter industry; Come see over 35 helicopters, climb in five; Visit our theatre or rent the facility for your event.

Hotels

Hotels

We look forward to hosting you at the 2017 Meltdown. NXT works hard to provide quality hotel options that meet the needs of all attendees. NXT thus requires all attendees to book event hotel rooms through our system.

Please use this link to book hotels for the Meltdown

Or contact HBC Event Services - support@hbceventservices.com / 505-346-0522