What are the dates for 2022?
What is The World Games?
Which events are played on which days during The World Games?
When do the gates open?
What food or beverages are permitted to be brought into the competition areas?
Are bags permitted at The Games?
What happens if I show up to the stadium with an unapproved bag?
What is not allowed at the Games?
What concessions are available?
Can I leave the venue and re-enter?
Do you have ADA or handicapped seating?
When can I book my flights and hotel rooms?
The World Games 2022 has worked diligently to provide a once-in-a-lifetime experience that is both safe and enjoyable. The International World Games Association and Birmingham Organizing Committee will continue to abide by all local and federal laws, and be nimble to adjust to any changes.
In accordance with the City of Birmingham’s mask guidelines, mask-wearing is not required but is optional at all venues and events of The World Games 2022.
Proof of vaccination is not required to attend The World Games 2022.
We do ask any fans that feel sick or have a known exposure to an individual who tested positive for COVID-19 to take precautions and stay home.
Many of our venues feature ADA parking on site. For a complete list, visit https://twg2022.com/ride/
KultureCity will provide a Sensory Inclusive Certification to the Birmingham World Games 2022 Opening and Closing Ceremonies, making it the first World Games to be KultureCity Sensory Inclusive Certified for the opening and closing ceremonies.
KultureCity will provide 500 Sensory Bags to be used at the World Games 2022 Opening and Closing Ceremonies and certain sport competitions for distribution to guests that have sensory needs/ disabilities.
Spectators are permitted to enter outdoor venues with clear, non-glass refillable water bottles to enjoy complimentary water at The World Games. Water monsters are available free of charge and are located for refills near concession areas and main walkways. Please see below for an overview of outdoor venues:
At all events, main venue concessions will include Coca-Cola products for purchase, such as Dasani, Powerade and Coca-Colas.
There will be misting stations provided by Birmingham Water Works ,here are the venues:
The World Games is a cashless event. All transactions that take place will be credit card only.
Our TWG 2022 Plaza will feature a variety of food trucks open from 11 A.M-9 P.M during the games. For a list of food trucks, visit https://twg2022.com/plaza/ venue.
Our Main Concessions will be open all day. These will serve beer/seltzer/wine/coke products/and packaged goods like nuts, chips, granola bars. Main concessions will open when gates open and will begin serving alcohol at 12pm noon.
BJCC, Protective Stadium, Birmingham Crossplex, Hoover Met, Boutwell Arena: These venues will have in-house concessions where guests can expect items like hot dogs, hamburgers, veggie burgers, chicken fingers, pretzels, nachos, sides, packaged goods, candies, beer/seltzer/wine, and coke products. These concessions will also open when gates open and will begin serving alcohol at 12pm noon.
Additionally, food trucks will be available at select venues on designated days. Visit the venue page on our website for a detailed schedule at your sport competition, or click here to see the full schedule.
Waterski and Wakeboard
Tug of War
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