The 2019 IBSA Goalball and Judo International Qualifier local organizing committee has announced ticket and entertainment information for this summer event’s Welcome Ceremony presented by Ash Brokerage. The event is scheduled for Tuesday, July 2 at 7:30pm at Parkview Field in Fort Wayne, IN.
Performers for the Welcome Ceremony
The entertainers confirmed to perform at the Welcome Ceremony are:
• Internationally acclaimed Voices of Unity Youth Choir
• Local favorite Sweetwater All Stars band,
The Welcome Ceremony will celebrate the beginning of eight days of international goalball and judo competition hosted at three locations throughout Fort Wayne; the Grand Wayne Convention Center, Indiana Tech and Turnstone Center.
The ceremonial event will feature program elements such as the Parade of Countries with escorts from the Boys and Girls Club of Fort Wayne, and remarks from Turnstone, United States Association of Blind Athletes, International Blind Sports Federation, and other officials in attendance.
Tickets for the Welcome Ceremony will be available beginning at 10:00am, June 1, 2019 at the Parkview Field Box Office and online. Ticket cost is $5 per person. Children 12 years old and younger will be admitted free, but do require a ticket that can be acquired at the Box Office and online.
Gates will open at 6:00pm. Attendees will be able to enjoy an evening downtown at Parkview Field with access to the stadium concessions and the Parkview Field Kid Zone.