ALL EVENTS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
The Village will be free and open to both athletes and the public. The Village is the hub of activity for The Games, offering athlete check-in, special presentations, demonstrations, interactive displays and more. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet with a variety of experts, special guests, vendors and more. Each day offers something unique for the community to help celebrate The National Senior Games.
2022 Flame Arrival Ceremony
Wednesday, May 11, 7pm, Los Olas Oceanside Park (LOOP)
Let’s get the party started! Athletes and locals mingle and celebrate the opening of The Games as the torch flame arrives and ignites the ceremonial cauldron. We promised you beaches, and our very first gathering will put you there! Get ready to kick off “A Reunion For the Ages” with the 2022 Flame Arrival Ceremony to be held Tuesday, May 11 at Los Olas Oceanside Park (LOOP). The LOOP is a recent $78 million park upgrade that created a space for public events, and it’s the perfect outdoor setting for athletes to meet and celebrate the return of National Senior Games.
Check out the Flame Arrival in Albuquerque for the NSG 2019.
Celebration of Athletes sponsored by Ageility
This is a combination opening and closing ceremony held in the middle of the event schedule that celebrates the achievements of the athletes. Here is where the pageantry happens, including a stirring Parade of Athletes and a warm welcome is extended by the host cities, celebrities and dignitaries.
Olympic Day was created in 1948 to commemorate the birth of the modern Olympic Games and is celebrated every June by NSGA with the support of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC).