General Information

Special Olympics athletes will compete in downhill skiing or snowboarding, cross country/Nordic skiing, & snowshoeing events. This is the best day on the mountain, no matter the weather. There is heartfelt joy for us all in watching people achieve goals set in life. The athletes train all year for this special event. We expect hundreds of athletes and we need hundreds of volunteers to help.


WHO:Athletes and Spectators!

WHAT:Winter Games

WHEN:Mon & Tues

WHERE:All over the mountain

Participant Information

Parade of Athletes in downtown Whitefish - Sunday
Come cheer on the athletes as they parade through downtown Whitefish and finish in Depot Park for the Opening Ceremonies.
Parade starts at Sunday, February 23 3pm at First Interstate Bank and proceeds up Central Ave.

Winter Games - Monday & Tuesday
Monday is the first day of competition, and serves as a qualifying round for Tuesday’s events.
Tuesday is the Medal Rounds and closing ceremonies.

Volunteer Information

Please Call Karen Kimball @ 837-0319 or email her at

For More Information surrounding this fantastic week of events, go

Event Documents

Village Map

Event Video

Event Images