Tribute at the Capitol
Join law enforcement agencies from throughout Colorado to ignite the “Flame of Hope” and raise money for Special Olympics!
10 – 11 a.m. | Park at the Pepsi Center Prius Lot and shuttle to Civic Center Park
11:00 a.m. | Line up in Civic Center Park (corner of Lincoln & 14th)
11:15 a.m. | Cross the street and stage runners on the West steps of the Capitol
11:30 a.m. | Torch Run Ceremony, West Steps of the State Capitol
11:45 a.m. | Two-mile run/walk, 16th Street Mall
12:30 p.m. | BBQ and music, Pepsi Center Prius Lot South
On the West Steps of the Capitol Building in Denver, three flames unite into a single torch creating the “Flame of Hope”, which guides runners/walkers down 16th Street Mall to the Pepsi Center. Later that week, the Flame of Hope will make its way to its final destination, Grand Junction – the site of the 2018 Special Olympics Colorado Summer Games!