Opening Ceremony
August 4, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.

Van Andel Arena
130Fulton W, Grand Rapids, MI
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The 2017 State Games of America will be a ticketed event.We anticipatethe Opening Ceremony to be a sold out event.

Athletesmustpurchase Opening Ceremony ticketsin advanceto ensureadmission to the Opening Ceremony and entry into the parade of athletes.

Tickets can be picked up at Packet Pick Up until Friday, August4 at 6:30 PM. Tickets will be available at Van Andel Arena beginning at 7:00 PM for the duration of the show.

Click here for more information on Admissions.


Interested in becoming a vendor? Please contact Justinat JEwald@StateGamesofMichigan.com

To view the State Games of America Vendor Agreement, pleaseclick here



Stay near Opening Ceremony!



Book your stay at the
Amway Grand Plaza Hotel,
the JW Marriott or
the Courtyard by Marriott
and be minutes away from Opening Ceremony and Athlete Check In

Take advantage of the athlete discounted rate by booking through the State Games of America.


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