The VIP Gala & Awards is a celebration of excellence and accomplishment in All Star. Held the evening of Thursday, April 27, 2017 prior to when The Cheerleading and Dance Worlds preliminary competition begins, coaches, program owners, event producers, media partners and industry affiliates gather to "kick off" Worlds weekend and to congratulate peers for their achievements.

The following awards are presented.

Annual Awards:

Cheer Coach of the Year

Dance Coach of the Year

Cheer Program Owner of the Year

Dance Program Owner of the Year


Additional Awards:

USASF Hall of Fame

All Star Pioneer Award