Special Events

Special Events

From volunteer to donor to sponsorship opportunities, you can help athletes from around the state achieve their goals and experience the joy that comes from participating in Special Olympics Utah through a variety of Special Events held throughout the year.  Contact Wendy Kelly, Director of Community Outreach & Partnerships at kelly@sout.org for more information on how you can be a part of these, and other special events supporting Special Olympics Utah.


2015 Utah Open

2018 Siegfried & Jensen Utah PGA Open – August 13-19 @ Riverside Country Club in Provo.  Join us for an amazing week of golf, competition and inclusion!


Special Olympics Utah’s 2018 Black & White Bocce Ball will be held Saturday, September 22nd at The Utah Cultural Celebration Center in West Valley City. The elegant Italian-themed festivities begin at 5:00 p.m. and includes an amazing silent auction, friendly Bocce Ball competitions (and casual games), extraordinary food & dessert stations, open bar & beverage areas, opportunities to meet Special Olympics Utah athletes and incredible entertainment. Find out more about our annual signature event! Get your tickets today! 








Registration and fundraising opens in October 2018!

Each year during March, Harmon’s Neighborhood Grocer and Special Olympics Utah team-up for the “Go for the Gold” campaign to raise awareness about individuals with intellectual disabilities and give members of the community an opportunity to contribute and raise funds for Special Olympics Utah. Harmon’s Neighborhood Grocer has supported Special Olympics Utah teams and athletes for more than two decades. Many athletes work in Harmon’s grocery stores, and Special Olympics Utah is proud to have Harmon’s Neighborhood Grocer as its Presenting Sponsor.  Watch for more information about the 2019 March Root-beer Float Month!