Arriving on campus
Registration will take place in the Nettleton Center.  Please enter the building through the south entrance.

Wednesday Evening Service
Faith will host a Wednesday evening service at 7:30 PM in the Nettleton Gym. All guests are invited to attend. Dress is casual (jeans, khakis, etc.).

Benson Dining Hall

Hours during the competition:
Breakfast: 6:30-8:00 AM
Lunch: 11:30 AM-1:00 PM
Dinner: 5:30-6:45 PM

  • All meals in Benson Hall are served buffet-style, and each meal includes a selection of main entrees, sides, and beverages.  Lunch and supper also include a pizza bar, salad bar, and a dessert bar.
  • Allergies: Food items containing nuts are labeled for our allergy-sensitive guests. To request an accommodation for other food allergies, please make your needs known to our dining service management prior to arriving on campus by emailing Mr. Terry Waltersdorf at
  • Discounted meal tickets will be available for pre-purchase through noon on March 1 at 5 PM. Use the link below to purchase. (Discounted pricing: Breakfast $7.50; Lunch & Dinner $9.00)
  • Full-price tickets will be available for purchase at the door. Cash and credit/debit cards are accepted. (Full-price tickets: Breakfast $8.00; Lunch & Dinner $9.50)
  • All meal tickets are non-refundable.

Pre-purchase meal tickets here.

Twigs Coffee Shop (in the Nettleton Center)
  • Offers a variety of specialty coffee drinks and smoothies, pop, juice, energy drinks, sandwiches, yogurt, ice cream, candy, snacks, and  F’Real™ shakes.
  • Both cash and credit/debit cards are accepted.
Park Avenue Concessions (in the Nettleton Center)
  • Offers a variety of food items like pizza, nachos, super nachos, hot dogs, popcorn, candy, pop, etc.
  • Both cash and credit/debit cards are accepted.
Off-Campus Dining

Ankeny is home to over 100 restaurants.  Check out some of our most popular restaurants here.


The following lodging options are available to our out-of-town guests.

Hotel Accommodations

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Select local hotels have offered discounted pricing to guests of Faith. Mention you are visiting Faith Baptist Bible College to receive the discounted pricing listed below.

Staff housing (limited availability)
  • Families or groups are invited to stay as guests in the homes of Faith faculty and staff members. Guests will need transportation to travel to/from their host home.  To request to stay with a staff member, contact or (515) 422-5688 to take advantage of this complimentary housing option.

Health Guidelines

By participating in or attending this event, individuals agree that you or anyone in your party:

  • Have not had a persistent, dry cough.
  • Have not had a headache.
  • Have not been diagnosed with or had contact with someone who has been diagnosed with COVID-19 in the previous 10 days.
  • Do not have a NEW loss of taste or smell.
  • Will take each person’s temperature before arriving on campus to verify the absence of a fever (in excess of 100.4-degrees).
  • Masks will be optional, not required.
  • Due to the nature of this event, social distancing will not always be possible.

  Contact Information

 For questions about the competition, please visit the website below or contact Cherie Graham at or (573) 785-2922.

For questions about Faith’s Facilities, contact Brenda Hendrickson at or call (515) 422-5630.