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Olympic festival starts Friday


Last updated 6/22/2022 at 10am

Courtesy of the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum

Join the United States Olympic & Paralympic Museum for a celebratory Hall of Fame Festival June 25-27 in downtown Colorado Springs, Olympic City USA for Team USA fans of all ages. Nearly 30 athletes, including members of the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Hall of Fame will be participating in the three-day event.

This citywide celebration includes a parade featuring Team USA Hall of Famers starting at the Pioneers Museum, athlete meet & greets at the USOPM and a Colorado Springs Philharmonic concert at Weidner Field featuring Olympic- and sports-themed music. These events are FREE. The International Sports Film Festival is also presenting a pop-up film festival. Cheer on the red, white and blue this summer!

A full schedule of events is available at

Some of the highlights include:

Kickoff on the Plaza - June 25 @ 9-10 a.m.

New digital exhibits for induction class of 2022 - June 25 @ 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Parade Honoring Hall of Famers - June 25 @ 10-11 a.m.

Free soccer clinic led by hall of fame athlete - June 26 @ 3-5 p.m.

Free Colorado Springs Philharmonic concert - June 26 @ 6-7 p.m.

Ticketed showing of "LFG" and panel discussion - June 26 @ 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Pop-up Film Festival - June 27

"Positive All the Way" screening - June 27 @ 11 a.m.-noon

"Waterman" screening - June 27 @ 1:30-3:30 p.m.

"Miracle" screening - June 27 @ 6:30-9:30 p.m.


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