MAPL Visitor/Spectator Information

MAPL Raleigh Visitor/Spectator Information


Spectator Admission/Tickets - is by QR Code only. At initial scanning of your QR code you will be given a wristband. Wristbands must be worn on wrist and must be shown for reentry into the Exhibit Hall area.


Tournament Sanction - MAPL Raleigh is sanctioned by USA Volleyball through the Carolina Region.

Event Parking | Athlete Drop-Off

  • Every McLaurin lot has a 15-minute grace period meaning if you need to park to walk your athlete to a team meeting place you can do so at no charge.
  • Event parking at the RCC is available throughout the downtown area for $10 (no in-and-out privileges). The Lenoir street lot is most accessible to the convention center and will have ample spots.A full map of downtown parking is available HERE
  • Athlete Drop-Off is most safely accomplished on Salisbury Street near Sir Walter Raleigh and towards the main lobby.
  • Athlete Pick-up can be best accomplished off either Cabarrus or Salisbury streets. 

Facility Rules

  • PROHIBITED ITEMS RALEIGH CONVENTION CENTER: Coolers, stadium chairs, large baggage, animals [service animals allowed], weapons, tobacco and e-cigarette products are not allowed inside or outside of the RCC (lobby, playing venue, sidewalks). Team 'camping' in public areas is prohibited.
  • No 'boom boxes' or portable speakers are allowed to be used inside the facility unless they are connected to headphones.  'Warm up music' broadcasted from a speaker or sound system is not allowed. 
  • Videography - Filming at Triangle Volleyball Club is restricted exclusively to the mezzanine level. PLEASE READ OUR NEW PHOTOGRAPHY AND VIDEO DISCLAIMER HERE

Balls & Ball Handling Rules

  • Tournament ball is the Molten Super Touch. Boys division with use the Molten Flistatec
  • No Ball Handling allowed off the playing court surface for the safety and protection of our guests.
  • Loaner balls are available for teams travelling via plane. Please contact in advance to request warm-up balls.

Athletic Training

  • Athletic trainers are on site at both locations in case of emergencies only.
  • No pre-event taping services will be provided.


  • The Wake Competition Center Cafe is located nextdoor to Triangle Volleyball Club. For menu, online ordering, and hours, please visit:
  • Concessions for MAPL Raleigh on-site at RCC are provided by Centerplate. No outside food or drink is allowed in the competition venue.

Lost and Found

Triangle Volleyball Club - Lost and Found is located in the foyer area under the stairs.

Raleigh Convention Center

  • During the event
    • Non-Valuable items - we instruct RCC cleaning staff to place found items at the base of the Hall B elevators so participants and guests will see them when they arrive the following day.
    • Valuable items (phones, keys, jewelry, wallets) - are kept at championship desk located in Hall B
  • Post event
    • Items found prior to us departing the convention center, like team uniform pieces and valuable items will go back to Triangle.
    • Some items may not be found until days following the event. To inquire about lost or found items, please contact the RCC security team at 919-302-8238 or 919-996-8911.
    • Water bottles and snack bags will not be kept.