POSTED: Thursday, March 8, 2012 - 6:00am
UPDATED: Thursday, March 8, 2012 - 6:04am
Baton Rouge, La — This weekend nearly 600 Special Olympics Louisiana athletes, hundreds of volunteers, family members and staff invite you to come out to the 2012 State Indoor Games.
Special Guest, World Traveler and Celebrity Loretta Claiborne, as well as, Law Enforcement Officers, Special Olympics Louisiana athletes, volunteers, and staff will all be there.
Basketball, bowling competitions and tennis contests will be happening.
The event takes place from Friday, March 9 until Sunday, March 11.
Highlights will include Opening Ceremonies, Parade of Athletes, the lighting of the Olympic Flame of Hope, Special Olympics, the fun and entertaining Olympic Town and Healthy Athletes, Closing Ceremonies, tennis clinics, and a dance.
The event is free and open to the public. For more information, please visit www.laso.org.