Summer Games Opening Ceremonies Athlete Village

2015 Summer Games Athlete Village Information

Click here for map of athlete village, presented by Funny Business Agency 

For information on How to Attend the Opening Ceremony, click here.

For the Athlete Village programming schedule, click here.

NEW THIS YEAR: Athletes will parade into the ballpark and remain on the field for a picture (weather permitting).

Athlete Village Map

Date: Friday, June 26, 2015

Time: 4:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Location: Fifth Third Ballpark, North parking lot (directly outside the Pepsi Stadium Club)

Athletes, families, spectators, and general public are all welcome to come enjoy the Athlete Village! 

Presenting Sponsor of Athlete Village



FREE Athlete Meal!

LIVE broadcast by 105.3 HOT FM!


FREE Drawstring bag for the first 2,000 athletes! Courtesy of Discovery Financial LLC


Mascot Appearances

- Griff from the Grand Rapids Griffins

- Nelson from Aquinas College

- Chuck E. Cheese

- Crash from the West Michigan Whitecaps

- Buckets from the Grand Rapids Drive

- Felix from the West Michigan Sports Commission

- Blue Devil from Lawrence Technological University



- Dunk contest sponsored by the Grand Rapids Drive, with participants from them as well!

Inflatables from Funny Business Agency

- Hardest Pitch

- Photobooth

- 61Syx Teknique Street Dance Academy

- Sponsor and Vendor Giveaways

- Appearance by NBA All-star Chris Kaman at the Neurocore Booth!

The Portland Trailblazers center will be signing autographs and taking pictures from 4:00-6:30pm!

For more information on what Neurocore will have at their booth, click here.

2015 Vendors