The goal of the IJA Juggling Championships is to reward a stage-performed juggling act that is entertaining and marketable to a broad audience. The IJA Juggling Championships are held every year during the annual IJA Festival. Tickets for the final round of competitions are sold to the public.

2024 Medals & Prize Money

The top three acts in each division will receive IJA Championships medals and monetary awards.

In addition, all Individuals and Juniors competitors who qualify for the finals of the Juggling Championships, will receive a FREE festival event package, and Teams will receive this benefit for up to four people on each team. ( Jugglers who register for an event package before becoming finalists will be refunded the full price paid of their event package.)


Individuals Teams Juniors
First Place – Gold Medal $1,000 $1,500 $500
Second Place – Silver Medal $400 $600 $200
Third Place – Bronze Medal $200 $300 $100


The deadline for completing your entry in the IJA Juggling Championships is May 10, 2024. To find out more, including the application and selection process for competitors, the complete rules and requirements, and the medals and prizes, please see the IJA Juggling Championships Rules.


Keith Nelson


Meyer Theater