Friday, July 31
National Peanut Festival Fairgrounds, Dothan
Order of Events:
3:00 pm: Gates Open (Free)
• T-shirt pickup
• State Games FanFair
5:30 pm: StateFarm Leadership Summit
• Former Auburn coach, Tommy Tuberville
• 5- $1,000 scholarships awarded
6:30 pm: Parade of Athletes Lineup
7:30 pm: LIVE televised Opening Ceremony
8:30pm: Fireworks Spectatular
Prior to the Opening Ceremony, we have a special time for athletes, coaches, parents, spectators and volunteers to learn the importance of academic excellence, good citizenship, responsibility, leadership, and the concept of community.
About The Opening Ceremony
In 2019, the thirty-seventh annual Alabama State Games Opening Ceremony was hosted by the city of Huntsville, and Madison County on June 7, 2019. Following in true Olympic fashion, the Alabama State Games takes pride in the Opening Ceremony, which features Olympic traditions such as the Parade of Athletes, the running of the Olympic Torch, and lighting of the Olympic Flame. The Opening Ceremony showcased the rich history of the city of Huntsville and Madison county, with a special presentation honoring the history of the great state of Alabama as we celebrated our Bicentennial, as well as the 50th anniversary of the Landing on the Moon. The Opening Ceremony was televised live statewide on Alabama Public Television and included an exciting mix of hi-tech lasers and pyrotechnics and featured outstanding individuals from the state and surrounding community. Thank you for helping us celebrate Alabama's athletes, the history of the Space Program, the Bicentennial, and the future of the great State of Alabama!
TELEVISED LIVE ON
Watch the full 2019 Opening Ceremony HERE!
The ASF Foundation is proud to partner with Alabama Public Television for broadcasting video of the Alabama State Games and Opening Ceremony.
Statewide Television Listings
• WBIQ Birmingham
• WEIQ Mobile
• WAIQ Montgomery
• WHIQ Huntsville
• WCIQ Mt. Cheaha
• WDIQ Dozier
• WFIQ Florence
• WGIQ Louisville/Texasville
• WIIQ Demopolis
Check your cable company or www.aptv.org to verify which channel is the APT channel.