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Denver Metro Region

Our Special Olympics Colorado athletes, unified partners and volunteers are spotlighted by news outlets around the state of Colorado for their tremendous accomplishments and remarkable efforts in helping build communities. We would like to share some of these exciting stories with you. Please take a moment to learn more about the ways in which people get involved with Special Olympics Colorado and the difference that experience is making for all types of people.

December 7, 2017

Texas Roadhouse Tip-A-Cop

Come join us for a great opportunity to support our great athletes at the Texas Roadhouse Tip-A-Cop event. Our local Colorado Law Enforcement teams up with our athletes at Texas Roadhouse locations across the state to serve you dinner and earn your tips. 100% of tips go directly to Special Olympics Colorado. Please visit any of

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August 12, 2017

Plane Pull presented by SUBWAY

Special Olympics Colorado’s Plane Pull presented by Subway is a giant tug-of-war between a team of up to 25 people and a 164,000-pound Boeing 757.  Plane Pull will take place at Signature Flight Support at the Denver International Airport. Teams up to 25 people challenge each other to pull a jumbo jet 12 feet across

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August 8, 2015

Summer Classic

Join us as athletes compete in Bocce, Cycling, Golf, Tennis and Softball at the 2015 Summer Classic Saturday, August 8th! Competition for Bocce, Cycling and Softball will take place at Aurora Sports Park. Opening Ceremonies will start at 8:00 am with competition to follow at 9:00 am Competition for Golf will be at Fitzsimons Golf

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June 30, 2015

Pedal for Pennies

The 22nd annual Pedal for Pennies will be held on June 30, 2015 from 4:30 pm-8:00 pm at Denver’s City Park. Held in conjunction with Denver Parks and Recreation, KRG Capital and Push America, many local cycling training programs will come out to cycle through the park and raise money through pledges for each lap they

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March 21, 2015

Mardi Gras

The 13th annual Mardi Gras will take place in March of 2015. Mardi Gras is an evening of fun and entertainment with a Cajun smorgasborg buffet style, live entertainment, silent and live auction, bead and mask bar, balloons with mystery prizes and much more. The tickets are $65 per person or $600 for a table

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December 4, 1914

SOCO iBuddyClub Pass

Launched October 2014, Ongoing The iBuddyClub digital coupon book unites Colorado businesses with you for the benefit of Special Olympics Colorado athletes. Local merchants use the mobile platform to provide valuable deals and discounts for you, and iBuddyClub members save money by redeeming coupons on your smart phone through more than 200 Denver area businesses.

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