2019 Summer Games

May 10-21, 2019

Catholic University DuFour Athletic Center

600 Taylor St, NE

Washington, DC 20017

Join more than 1,000 Special Olympics Athletes and 1,050 volunteers building communities of respect and inclusion.

Celebrate traditions embodied in the Olympic movement which celebrate the character of children and adults with intellectual disabilities:

  • Opening Ceremonies that are joyful and electric
  • Competitions conducted in adherence with official rules and high standards
  • Awards Ceremonies following every event that are filled with pageantry

Thank you to our presenting sponsor, Brookfield!

Date Event Time
Friday, May 10 Opening Ceremonies 10-2pm
Monday, May 13 Adult Track Events 10-2pm
Tuesday, May 14 Soccer Skills, Traditional Bocce, Youth Volleyball 10-2pm
Unified Adult Volleyball 6-10:30pm
Wednesday, May 15 Youth Track Events/Adult Field Events (Military Day) 10-2pm
Monday, May 20 Unified Clinic and Assessment 10-2pm
Tuesday, May 21 Soccer Team 10-2pm
Friday, May 24 Unified Flag Football Championship 10-2pm
Thursday, June 6 Unified Soccer Championship 10-2pm
Tuesday, June 11 Youth Leadership Summit 10-2pm
Friday, May 17 Rain Date for Adult Field Events 10-2pm
Wednesday, May 22 Rain Date for Youth Track 10-2pm
Thursday, May 23 Rain Date for Youth Field 10-2pm
Friday, May 24 Rain Date for Soccer Team 10-2pm

If you are a new volunteer, please click here to complete the registration form to volunteer for 2019 Special Olympics D.C. Summer Games.

If you are a returning volunteer, please click here and use your email address on file as login name.

To participate, donate or spectate, please contact MariaNelly Johnson at 202.408.2640 or mjohnson@specialolympicsdc.org.

Come out to Catholic University to see our athletes in action!