Level Up is our first CYLA Youth Team event that gathers teens for a day filled with Mass, Music, Adoration, Fun, & Olympic style Games. We invite teens to participate in this day of fellowship in community.

Early Bird Admission : $5 Per Person

Regular Admission : $15 Per Person after

I have purchased tickets to Level up, whats next?

Youth need to be registered and attending with an adult, all youth are required to have a youth release form below, filled out by their parent. Youth Ministers should collect all registrant information and send to youthministry@archny.org by no later than April 8th, 2020.

There is a 1 Chaperone is required for every 8 Youth, and a minimum of two adults per group.  All adult chaperones (leaders/volunteers) must be over the age of 21, be Safe Environment compliant and fill out the adult release form below:

How do I become Safe Environment compliant?

All participants 18 y.o. or older must complete a background check by completing this form
Spanish) and returning to their parish/school.

Volunteers are required to fulfill Safe Environment training in one of two ways:

  • by completing an online video tutorial called Safer Spaces. Follow these instructions  to register and take the 45-minute training. Upon completion, please download your certificate and bring it to the designated Safe Environment Officer at your parish office or school.
  • by coordinating with the designated Safe Environment Officer at your parish or school to watch the Safer Spaces video at the parish. (This option is easier for multiple adults to complete the process at one time.)

Format of the day

Youth groups all throughout the diocese are welcome to attend. Groups will represent their area in the diocese in a series of games such as Kick ball, volleyball, soccer and many more. Each area of the diocese will be given a color to wear that represents your area, all participants in the events of the day must wear the assigned color in order to participate.

After the games conclude, Youth and their chaperones will be invited to participate in a Catholic Coachella style concert featuring local artist from around the Archdiocese. The day will conclude with the Vigil Sunday Mass at 4PM.

Area Colors

  • Red
  • Blue
  • Green
  • Yellow
  • Black


Flow of Day                         Activities          

9:30AM-10:00AM –         Registration and Team assignments                                          

10:00AM-10:30AM –       Opening Ceremonies                                                                   

10:30AM-12:30PM –       Olympic Games in (20 Min) rotations                                      

12:30PM-1:00PM –          Break                                                                                              

1:00PM-2:00PM –            Lunch                                                                                              

2:00PM-3:00PM –            Catholic Cochella (Praise & Worship Concert)                        

3:00PM-4:00PM –            Closing Ceremonies                                                                     

4:00PM-5:00PM –            Closing Mass                                                                                 

If you would like more information please contact our office by E-Mail: Youthministry@archny.org

More information Coming soon!