Opening Ceremony will Kick off Games
The 38th annual Show-Me State Games are right around the corner, and they will be kicked off with the Opening Ceremony! This year’s Opening Ceremony will be held at 7 p.m. on Friday, July 22nd in Mizzou Arena. The event is free and open to the public and will be filled with lots of fun entertainment!
How to participate
The Opening Ceremony will feature the Parade of Athletes, where each athlete will have the opportunity to represent their sport. Athletes should report to the Press Entrance of Mizzou Arena by 6:30 p.m. Look for the volunteers in red t-shirts, they will help you find the correct place to line up.
The annual torch lighting of the cauldron is a tradition of the Show-Me State Games Opening Ceremony. In previous years the Show-Me State Games has had numerous different Olympians and prominent figures light the cauldron.
The Opening Ceremony is an event you don’t want to miss! Stay tuned for additional details about special guests in attendance!