Events

Beaverdale Superhero 5K

Saturday, May 2nd 2015 - 8:00 am - 10:30 am
at First Federated Church
4801 Franklin Avenue

Racers are encouraged to dress up as superheroes by wearing t-shirts all the way to full costumes (optional obviously but encouraged).  Iowa League of Heroes is bringing BATMAN and WONDER WOMAN for a meet and greet. (Also meet The Green Lantern and Optimus Prime)  Bounce House and face painting available as well for the kids

Medals for age bracket winners (1st, 2nd and 3rd for each sex) – Ribbons for EVERY child that enters the 1K fun run.  WEBSITE: www.beaverdalesuperhero5k.com; Cost $25 (5K) or $10 for Kids fun Run – INCLUDES A DRI-FIT Superman themed race shirt!!!

Barnstormers VS Sioux Falls Storm

Saturday, May 2nd 2015 - 7:00 pm
at Wells Fargo Arena
233 Center Street

Barnstormers VS Sioux Falls Storm

Gourmet Gala (fundraiser)

Saturday, May 16th 2015 - 6:00 pm
at Seasons Marketplace
1215 Friley Rd

The Gourmet Gala is a cooking contest consisting of tops chefs who are employed by ISU Dining who each prepare a meal for guests who are invited to taste and judge. At the end of the night a winner will be awarded the silver spoon. This event is held as a fundraiser for guest to donate and support Special Olympics.

Barnstormers VS Cedar Rapids Titans

Saturday, May 16th 2015 - 7:00 pm
at Wells Fargo Arena
233 Center Street

Barnstormers VS Cedar Rapids Titans

Special Olympics Iowa Summer Games

Thursday, May 21st 2015 - 9:00 am
at Iowa State University
Iowa State University

The Summer Games is an opportunity for athletes from all around Iowa to participate in many different sports competitions such as aquatics, athletics (track & field), bocce, cycling, soccer & soccer skills and tennis.

Barnstormers VS Wichita Falls Nighthawks

Saturday, May 30th 2015 - 7:00 pm
at Wells Fargo Arena
233 Center Street

Barnstormers VS Wichita Falls Nighthawks

Special Olympics Iowa Plane Pull

Saturday, June 6th 2015 - 10:00 am
at Des Moines International Airport
5800 Fleur Drive

It’s a giant tug of war between you, your friends and a 120,000-pound airplane!  The Plane Pull is a unique opportunity for individuals and organizations to raise money and support SOIA athletes by pulling a UPS 757.  In 2014, sponsors and participants of the Plane Pull raised more than $105,000 for Iowa athletes, giving them opportunities to participate in year-round sports, health and educational programming – and most importantly – experience joy, pride and respect.

Barnstormers VS Bemidji Axemen

Saturday, June 6th 2015 - 7:00 pm
at Wells Fargo Arena
233 Center Street

Barnstormers VS Bemidji Axemen

Barnstormers VS Green Bay Blizzard

Saturday, June 20th 2015 - 7:00 pm
at Wells Fargo Arena
233 Center Street

Barnstormers VS Green Bay Blizzard

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