NEW YORK, NY — The Armenian Youth Federation (AYF) New York “Hyortik” and Manhattan “Moush” Chapters are excited to host the 2023 AYF Eastern Region National Athletic Tournament (NATs). The event will be taking place over Presidents’ Day weekend from February 17 – 20, 2023.
Hotel accommodations at a discounted rate have been arranged with the LaGuardia Plaza Hotel. Games will be played at Queens College.
Attendees and athletes can pick up their Hye Passes at the welcome desk in the lobby of the LaGuardia Plaza Hotel upon their arrival on Friday.
Friday night’s entertainment will be held at the hotel ballroom with entertainment by DJ Harry Latirofian.
Basketball and volleyball tournaments will begin on Saturday. Buses will shuttle back and forth from the hotel to the gymnasium at Queens College. Shuttle schedules will be advertised closer to the event. Later in the evening, Sako Tashjian and his band will be performing in the hotel ballroom.
Final championship games for basketball and volleyball will take place on Sunday. The weekend will end with a night out at Katch Astoria with entertainment by Chris Kidbibz Habibian.
Athlete applications are available online.
Hye Passes are available at a discounted rate of $115 until February 1.
Individual dance tickets are also available.