Summer Iowa Games First Weekend
/ July 11, 2020
/ July 12, 2020
All Day / Ames
First Weekend ~ July 11-12 | Main Weekend ~ July 16-19 | Final Weekend ~ July 24-26
The 2020 Summer Iowa Games schedule has changed; please check the website for more information and updates.
The Iowa Games began in August of 1987 as a weekend event, featuring 16 sports and 7,104 participants (nearly a record number at that time for a first-year state games). For the first time, weekend athletes, school children and senior citizens could experience the thrill of great performances and satisfaction of doing their best in a statewide Olympic-style competition.