State Games

In the summer and winter, qualifying Special Olympics athletes from throughout the state come together for Olympic-style competitions that recognize their effort and achievements.

In the summer and winter, qualifying Special Olympics athletes from throughout the state come together for Olympic-style competitions that recognize their effort and achievements.

As the largest and most widely attended Special Olympics events each season, the State Games are an integral part of athletes’ training and goal-setting. For some athletes, they are stepping stones toward the USA Games and World Games, each held approximately every two years. To learn more about the Games or how you can get involved, follow the links below.

Winter Games

February 21-22, 2020

Become an Athlete

Event Information

Summer Games

June 12-13, 2020

Become an Athlete

Event Information

Helpful Hints for Volunteers

How to Become a Volunteer Captain

For Groups: How to Be Service Volunteers