The Durham Senior Games & SilverArts Showcase will be held in various venues from Monday, April 15 to Friday, 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 their arty side. Here’s the lineup:
You can register from Saturday, March 2 through Friday, March 22. Registration fees are generally $14, $12.60 with a Play More card ($24 extra for golf and $20 extra for bowling). Information packets can be picked up at the following Durham Parks and Recreation venues:
You can also register online; click here or the online Official Entry Form. Call 919-560-4355 for any questions you might have. If you don’t want to submit your registration form and payment online, you can drop them off at the Walltown Park Recreation Center or mail them to: Attention: Durham Senior Games, Durham Parks and Recreation, 101 City Hall Plaza, Durham NC 27701.
Good luck, have fun, and don’t forget Durham Parks and Recreation’s slogan:
“You don’t stop playing because you grow old …
you grow old because you stop playing.”