Valspar Invitational Information

APPLICATION PROCESS

If you wish to participate in the VALSPAR INVITATIONAL, please complete the online application in its entirety and complete payment (US currency). The application must be completed online and tournament fee paid by August 4, 2017. The online registration can be found at www.chicago-fire.com/valspar-invitational. Fees can be paid either online with a credit card (additional processing fee applies) or by mailing in a check.

Please make all checks payable to:

CHICAGO FIRE SOCCER CLUB
Attn: Valspar Invitational
Toyota Park
7000 S Harlem Ave
Bridgeview, IL 60455

FIRE FEST

Players, coaching staff and family members participating in the tournament will have an opportunity to experience the Firefest. The Firefest is an interactive area located in the middle of the Libertyville soccer fields and will host a number of our sponsors including Valspar, Adidas, soccer.com and Chicago Fire fun activities for participants to take part in when not on the field of play. Last year included a number of interactive games, giveaways, 3v3 field and a DJ playing music.

FACILITIES

The tournament will take place at the Libertyville Township Soccer Complex. Click Here to view the field map.

HOTELS

Please note this is a Stay to Play Event for non-local teams. As a condition of acceptance, all non-local attendees are expected to utilize official event hotels. Upon registration and confirmation of acceptance, and email with official event hotel information will be sent to team managers. All hotels provide rooms with 2 beds (or King and pullout sleeper) and are convenient to fields and dining. Please note that no room type guarantee is available.

PARKING FEES

There are no parking fees for this event at the Libertyville Township Soccer Complex.

TEAM CHECK-IN

Please review the Team Manager Checklist and download all required documents for the tournament. Teams will not be allowed to compete until all the necessary paperwork has been received.

Teams should mail/email in all required documents by Friday August 18th to:

Greater Libertyville Soccer Association
Attn: Gina Wessel
30080 Technology Way
Libertyville, IL 60048

Or email to gwessel@glsa.org. Teams can check their registration status online once your paperwork has been sent in.

Tournament registration will be open on Friday August 25th from 12:00-8:00 PM at Libertyville Township Soccer Complex – 30080 Technology Way, Libertyville, IL 60048. Player passes will be checked against all received player information, and any missing materials must be brought to registration.

Team files must be complete before player passes are banded at the check-in location. Those playing on Friday will be required to have their player passes banded at least two hours prior to your first game. T-shirts will also be collected at this point. Players need not be present at registration.