Join us as we reach for the gold at the 2017 Fall Games on November 11 & 12 at Fountain Valley Recreation Center & Sports Park for Soccer, Softball, Tennis & Volleyball, and on November 12 at Fountain Bowl in Fountain Valley for Bowling. The Games will attract more than 900 athletes from across Southern California who will compete for gold, silver, and bronze medals and ribbons! Admission is free and open to the public.

Stay tuned for more information as it becomes available.


Get Involved

Special Olympics Southern California enriches the lives of more than 30,700 athletes with intellectual disabilities and their communities in Southern California through sports, education, and athlete health.


More than 1,000 volunteers are needed to make to this event successful.


Fans in the Stands

Cheer on the 900 athletes as they compete for the gold.


Become a Sponsor

Please contact Brandon Tanner at or 562.502.1041 for more information.


Featured Exhibits

Healthy Athletes

Healthy Athletes

Special Olympics athletes at Fall Games receive free health screenings for Fit Feet, FUNFitness, Healthy Hearing, Health Promotion, and Special Smiles.

Family Pavilion

Family Pavilion

Families will be able to relax and enjoy good company, with a host of activities and refreshments available.


Rafer's Boutique

Saturday & Sunday November 11 & 12
Fountain Valley Recreation Center & Sports Park

Attendees shop for souvenirs and merchandise at the official store for Special Olympics Southern California and Fall Games. Everything from T-shirts to hats to lapel pins and tote bags will be available.



Attendees can stop by to check out the entertainment, sponsor booths, games, arts and crafts, music, and much more. Families of athletes are also welcomed to stop by the Family Pavilion.

Young Athletes

Young Athletes Festival

Children with or without intellectual disabilities, ages 2 - 7, are introduced to sports during the Young Athletes Festival at Fall Games.


Opening Ceremonies

Saturday, November 11 from 9 - 9:30 a.m.
Fountain Valley Recreation Center & Sports Park

Sunday, November 12
Fountain Bowl

Kick off Fall Games by attending a free Opening Ceremony, which features the Parade of Athletes, live performances, and the lighting of the official cauldron to signify the beginning of the Games.

Athlete Dance

Athlete Dance

Saturday, November 11

The dance its open to Special Olympics athletes competing at Fall Games only.