Opening Ceremony

Medicine Hat will welcome over 1,100 athletes and coaches from 65 Alberta communities and N.W.T with an outstanding opening ceremony to kick off the 2017 Special Olympics Alberta Summer Games. We are expecting over 2,000 fans to attend this free event open to the public. Be sure you get a seat at the most inspiring event!

 

2017 SPECIAL OLYMPICS ALBERTA SUMMER GAMES
OPENING CEREMONY
FRIDAY JULY 7, 2017 AT 7 P.M.

  • Free and open to the public
  • Event emcee Trevor Moore
  • Welcome address from dignitaries, government officials, games organizing commitee and Special Olympics Alberta
  • Parade of athletes representing 24 teams from across Alberta and NWT
  • Entertainment
  • Law Enforcement Torch Run Final Leg and presentation of the Flame of Hope