The Open Festival of Bowling featuring the National Mixed Tournament is a multi-event competition designed for the entire family and comprised of two separate tournaments - the Open Festival of Bowling Tournament and the National Mixed Tournament
The Festival of Bowling Tournament are additional events a bowler may enter. Unlike the National Mixed Tournament Mixed Doubles/Singles event bowlers may enter each event separately.
Festival of Bowling events include:
The National Mixed Tournament consists of four events: Mixed Team, Mixed Doubles, Mixed Singles & All-Events
Special Note: Bowlers must enter both Mixed Doubles & Mixed Singles events
You may enter each event a maximum of three times with the exception of the Mixed Doubles/Mixed Singles event. If you enter an event with the exact same partner(s) you may only cash once in that event.
The Festival All-Events consist of the first time you bowl in Open Team, Open Doubles or Senior Doubles and Open Singles or Senior Singles. The Mixed All-Events consist of the first time you bowl in Mixed Team and Mixed Doubles/Singles events.
Yes, each event in the Open Festival of Bowling Tournament is a separate event. If you enter Senior Doubles this does not mean you have to enter Senior Singles. You may instead enter Open Singles.
In the National Mixed Tournament you will only be scheduled for either Mixed Team event or Mixed Doubles/Mixed Singles during one squad time. You may schedule two Open Festival of Bowling Tournament events during the same squad time with the exception of the 6-Game Scratch Singles event. The doubles event will always be bowled first in the squad if a doubles and a singles event is scheduled for the same squad time. A bowler may bowl 2 Doubles events, 1 Doubles & 1 Singles event, 2 Singles events if you desire in the Open Festival of Bowling Tournament during the same squad time.