Alabama State Games
Alabama State Games XXXVI is June 8-10, 2018, in the City of Huntsville, AL and the surrounding county of Madison. This Olympic-style event is modeled after the Summer Olympics. It is Alabama’s largest annual multi-sport event for youth and adults, and those with disabilities. With over 20 sporting events to choose from and a free Olympic-style Opening Ceremony show to kickoff the weekend, you will not want to miss this opportunity to compete for Alabama State Games gold, silver, and bronze medals. The pickleball competition is Saturday, June 9th.
Watch a short video about the history of the Alabama State Games and the Olympic-style Opening Ceremony that is free admission to all attendees www.youtube.com/watch?v=D52c_4ca84M. For more information about the Opening Ceremony activities and events taking place, visit www.alagames.com or find us on YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram @ASFFoundation.
Opening Ceremony Event Schedule
Friday, June 8, 2018
OPENING CEREMONY CELEBRATION
Von Braun Center - Downtown Huntsville, AL
(Free admission for ALL)
3 PM - Gates open for Alabama State Games Fan Fair
Food, product vendors, music, Olympic Day giveaways, fun activities, athlete t-shirt pick up and more.
5 PM - Athlete Leadership Summit (all attendees welcome)
For athletes, coaches, parents, spectators and volunteers to hear a keynote speaker to learn the importance of academic excellence, good citizenship, responsibility, leadership and the concept of community.
6-6:45 PM - Parade of Athletes line up for Opening Ceremony Show
7 PM - Opening Ceremony Show begins