We love fanfare. We excel at cheering. We’re fairly nice rooting and hooting and doing the wave. And as Associates of the 2018 Particular Olympics USA Video games in Seattle this week, July 1–6, we’ll be doing all these issues from the stands and the sphere.
Nordstrom is worked up to affix the three,000 athletes competing in 14 crew and particular person occasions and their 50,000 followers this week on the Seattle Middle and College of Washington. We’ll be there with the delegates from all 50 states plus Washington, D.C., clapping within the stands, awarding medals, and aiding on the Younger Athletes Competition and the bocce occasion.
Taye Diggs and Marshmello meet followers on the opening ceremony
The video games kicked off Sunday, July 1, with a boisterous opening ceremony at Husky Stadium. Actor Taye Diggs emceed. Musicians Allen Stone, Charlie Puth, Marshmello, and Ann Wilson of Coronary heart carried out.
Allen Stone performs on the 2018 Particular Olympics USA Video games opening ceremony
July 1–5, Nordstrom will assist match athletes with new sneakers as a part of the Wholesome Athletes program, an initiative to offer individuals with medical checkups and recommendation and preparatory assist for his or her occasions.
And Nordstrom will probably be serving to on the bocce occasion July 2, Three and 5 on the Dempsey Indoor Middle at College of Washington. We’re excited to see the groups throw out the primary pallino!
On July 5, at Rainier Vista, Nordstrom staff will award youngsters aged 2–7 who participated within the Younger Athletes Competition, which incorporates occasions open to youngsters of all skills in fundamental sport expertise, like operating, kicking and throwing. Participation is open to the general public. The 2018 Particular Olympics USA Video games Younger Athletes Occasion will probably be held:
- July 2 & 3, 10am–2pm, at Seattle Middle, subsequent to the Worldwide Fountain
- July 5, 10am–2pm, on the College of Washington, IMA Entrance Garden
Additionally, look ahead to Nordstrom’s selfie station, family-friendly DJ and bubble machine giveaways on the Younger Athletes Competition!
Lastly, Nordstrom will probably be followers within the stands throughout the basketball occasion, July 5, and the volleyball occasion, July 6, each held on the College of Washington. Woohoo!
The closing ceremony will happen July 6, 7pm, at Seattle’s Lake Union Park. This occasion is open to the general public and can function a efficiency by Hey Marseilles, meals vehicles, performers and extra! Don’t miss out on the celebration.
All 2018 Particular Olympics USA Video games sports activities occasions are additionally open to the general public. So when you, too, like to applaud and do an awesome standing “O”, decide an occasion (bowling, gymnastics, paddle boarding, soccer?) and present up. We’ll see you within the stands!