LET THE GAMES BEGIN
Established in 1982, at the request of the U.S. Olympic Committee, the Alabama State Games is a multi-sport event held annually around the state of Alabama. Know to the initiated as "The Games", this event operates to encourage Alabama athletes to be their best by promoting academics, healthy lifestyles, good sportsmanship, leadership and good citizenship. We welcome athletes of all ages and abilities to participate in the Alabama State Games.
The 2023 Games will be held in Birmingham and surrounding counties. The 2023 opening ceremony will be held on Friday, June 9, 2023 starting at 3 PM. Registered athletes that attend the opening ceremony will have a chance to win scholarships, compete in our spirit competitions for cash prizes, and walk in the parade of athletes. Registered athletes that attend the opening ceremony will receive a free t-shirt!