2016 Schedule of Events

February 20: Polarpalooza festival featuring the Polar Plunge, the Nate Rogers Race for the Laces 5K, chili cookoff and live music

April 2: State Spring Games

April 21: Boots & Badges, MGM Park, Biloxi

May 16-20: Law Enforcement Torch Run

May 20 - 21: State Summer Games at Keesler AFB, Biloxi

June 21: Hit a Home Run for Special Olympics, Trustmark Park, Pearl

June 25: State Softball Tournament, Freedom Ridge Park, Ridgeland

October 21 - 22: State Fall Games at Camp Shelby, Hattiesburg

November 7: Unified Soul Bowl, Alcorn State University, Lorman

November 10: Countdown to Victory, Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame, Jackson

November 14: Unified Egg Bowl, Mississippi State University, Starkville


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Mississippi Chapter Staff

Tony Bahou, CEO & President
601-856-7748, ext. 101

Karri Chaney, Director of Development
601-856-7748, ext. 104

Frances Rooks Patterson, Director of Athlete & Family Initiatives
601-856-7748, ext. 108

Jim Beaugez, Director of Public Relations & Communications
601-856-7748, ext. 105

Terry Shinall, Director of Sports Programs
601 856-7748, ext. 103

Alisha Parker-Cummins, Special Events Manager
601 856-7748, ext. 113


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Special Olympics Mississippi
15 Olympic Way
Madison, MS 39110
Office- 601-856-7748
Fax- 601-856-8132

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