State & Sectional Events
Download our State Events: Important Dates, Deadlines & Help Desk Hours documents to stay on top of when competition documents are due and when our staff is available to answer questions.
Important dates and deadlines can also be found on our Events Calendar.
Sectional competitions are hosted by Special Olympics Pennsylvania for each training season (summer, fall, winter) in each of the three sections of the state (west, central, east).
EAST – Bruce Bach, Senior Competition Director
- Eastern Fall Sectional – DeSales University: October 2, 2022
- Eastern Spring Sectional – Kutztown University: TBA, 2023
CENTRAL – Erika Christiansen, Central Competition Director
- Central Fall Sectional – Juniata College: September 25, 2022
- Central Spring Sectional – Saint Francis University: April 21, 2023
WEST – Mike Ermer, Western Competition Director
- Western Fall Sectional – Slippery Rock University: September 25, 2022
- Western Spring Sectional – Carnegie Mellon University: TBA, 2023
STATE COMPETITIONS & EVENTS:
Special Olympics Pennsylvania hosts the following state level competitions:
- Summer Games– Penn State University, TBA, 2023
- Fall Festival – November 4-6, 2022
- Winter Games – Seven Springs, PA, February: TBA, 2023
- Indoor Winter Games – York, PA, TBA, 2023
- Sports Camp – August 13-19, 2023
If you would like to volunteer at a Special Olympics Pennsylvania event, follow this link to complete our volunteer application. Once you complete the application, you can select which event and which job you would like to help with!