Stage 2: Regional Finals

boy thinking about answer to questionThe second stage of the National History Bee is the Regional Finals.

The highest ORQE scorers in each of the 37 regions attend and compete at the Regional Finals, events which are organized and staffed by the National History Bee.

Students participate in several rounds of verbally answering questions with a buzzer system. The top students from each of the Regional Finals advances to the National Finals in Atlanta, GA.

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The Official Rules for the Regional Finals can be found HERE. All Regional Finals are held between early February and late April. The list of Regional Finals locations can be found below.





Albuquerque —– Results Page
Austin —– Results Page
Baton Rouge —– Results Page
Boston —– Results Page
Bridgeport —– Results Page
Charlotte —– Results Page
Chicago —– Results Page
Columbus —– Results Page
Dallas —– Results Page
Denver —– Results Page
Detroit —– Results Page
Ft. Lauderdale —– Results Page
Houston —– Results Page
Indianapolis —– Results Page
Kansas City —– Results Page
Las Vegas —– Results Page
Lexington —– Results Page
Los Angeles —– Results Page
Memphis —– Results Page
Minneapolis —– Results Page
Nashville —– Results Page
New York —– Results Page
Oklahoma City —– Results Page
Omaha —– Results Page
Orlando —– Results Page
Phoenix —– Results Page
Pittsburgh —– Results Page
Portland —– Results Page
Salt Lake City —– Results Page
San Francisco —– Results Page
Seattle —– Results Page
St. Louis —– Results Page
Syracuse —– Results Page
Atlanta —– Tuesday, April 29, 2014 (rescheduled)
Baltimore —– Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Philadelphia —– Monday, April 21, 2014
Washington —– Wednesday, April 23, 2014
We are pleased to announce that registration is already open for the 2013-2014 National History Bee!

You are just a few clicks away from having your child or student join the intensity and fun of America's greatest history competition REGISTER HERE

Want to see sample questions? Want some suggestions on what to study? Want to see how your students would do in the National History Bee? Check our Resources Page!

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