The Durham Senior Games & SilverArts Showcase will be held in various venues from Monday, April 16 to Thursday, May 3. Men and women age 55 and up are encouraged to choose from a wide range of athletics to compete in, and also to consider participating in the literary and arts showcase.
Competing in the Durham Senior Games can be challenging but is fun and life-affirming. Here are the sports and games you can choose to compete in:
The SilverArts Showcase is for those who want to compete with the arty side. Here’s the lineup:
The SilverArts Showcase will be on display at the Durham Center for Senior Life (406 Rigsbee Ave) from Monday, April 30 through Thursday, May 3, and the SilverArts & Games Closing Ceremony Awards Ceremony will be held at DCSL on May 3, 5:30–7pm.
You can save $2 by taking advantage of Early Bird Registration (Monday, February 5 through Friday, March 2), or you can simply register from Saturday, March 3 through Friday, March 23. Registration fees are generally $14, $12.60 with a Play More card (extra for golf or bowling). Information packets can be picked up at the following Durham Parks and Recreation venues:
You can also register online; call 919-5604355 or click here for more info.