Alabama State Games
Date(s) - 06/08/2018 - 06/10/2018
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The Alabama State Games is state’s largest annual multi-sport event hosted for amateur athletes, youth, adults, and those with disabilities. Visit www.alagames.com for more details. This Olympic style event is modeled after the Summer Olympics and will take place in the city of Huntsville in the surrounding county of Madison. An astonishing olympic style opening ceremony will jump start this fantastic weekend. From the lighting of the flames, to the parade of athletes, the opening ceremony is something you do not want to miss. With over 25 sporting events to select from, there will be an opportunity to compete for the State Game’s gold, silver, and bronze medals.
Qualify for State Games of America
In addition, Most sports offered at the 2018 & 2019 Alabama State Games are qualifiers into the State Games of America. The State Games of America (SGA) is an Olympic style event featuring competitions between State games medal winners (gold, silver, bronze) from across the nation. The 2019 State Games of America in Lynchburg, VA is set for July 31-August 4, 2019. SGA is expected to attract 14,000 competitors.
Along with the Olympic style sporting events, this three day event will also bring entertainment, food, product vendors, music, fun activities and more at the Opening Ceremony on Friday, June 8th at the Von Braun Center in downtown Huntsville. For athletes, coaches, spectators, and volunteers, a keynote speaker will speak at the Athlete Leadership Summit on the importance of academic excellence, good citizenship, responsibility, leadership and the concept of community.
Visit https://youtu.be/D52c_4ca84M to watch a brief informative video about the history of the Alabama State Games.
Reduced Hotel Rates
Hotels in the City of Huntsville and Madison Country area offer reduced rates for all participants in the Alabama State Games. A complete list of the official hotels can be found on the hotel section of www.alagames.com. Online booking links will be available. If you call to book, pease advise the hotel that you are part of the Alabama State Games in order to receive the special participant rate.
Alabama State Games Sports Line up
- Baton Twirling
- Disc Golf
- Miracle League
- 3v3 Live Soccer
- Table Tenns