Admissions


State Games of America special events and venues will charge admission at the door/gate. Registered participants gain free access to all SGA 2017 specialevents (except for Opening Ceremony)and venues via their Athlete Credentialwhich is included in the athlete packet.


The 2017 State Games of America Opening Ceremony will be a ticketed event. We anticipatethe Opening Ceremony to be a sold out event. Ticketsmust be purchased in advanceto ensure admission to the Opening Ceremony. Coaches andspectators need to purchase a Spectator Opening Ceremony Ticket or Super Pass to attend Opening Ceremony.

Children under the age of 2 will be admitted without a ticket provided that they sit on an adult's lap and do not occupy a seat.


All passes and tickets will be available at Packet Pickup, click here to view packet pickup information.Opening Ceremonytickets must be retrieved at Packet Pickup and not the box office at Van Andel Arena.Super Passes WILL NOT be available for purchase at competition sites. The deadline to purchase Super Passes and Event passes is August 1.

All pre-registered super passes and tickets will only be released to the person whose name was provided as the registrant during the transaction. No person will be given tickets designated for another person without prior authorization. Proper photo identification is required (valid driver's license or passport) in order to claim your super passes and tickets. Your order confirmation number and/or email may also be required.


Athlete Credential | FREE (Included in sports pre-registration)
Athlete Opening Ceremony Ticket | $5

Athlete credentials will grant an athlete access to all sports venues andspecial events (except Opening Ceremony).Athletes must purchase a ticket to attend Opening Ceremony.Please note Athlete Opening CeremonyTickets are also included in the Super Pass.


Super Pass | $20
-Access to all special events
-Access to all sports venues
-One Spectator Opening CeremonyTicket
-One Athlete Opening CeremonyTicket
-Discounts at participating restaurants

**Purchase of a Super Pass includes one Spectator Opening Ceremonyticket and one Athlete Opening Ceremonyticket. While purchasing the Super Passes you will need to select the number of Opening Ceremonytickets desired. Super Passsales will end 1-2 weeks prior to Opening Ceremony.
*** Children ages 3 and up will be charged admission


Spectator Event Pass | $10

-Access to all special events (except for Opening Ceremony)
-Access to allsports venues.
Note: Event Pass does not include Opening Ceremony tickets.
* Children ages 3 and up will be charged admission

Spectator Opening CeremonyTicket |$15
General Admission
(Family, Spectators,etc.)


On-Site Admissions

Opening Ceremony(General Admission Ticket) | $20, if available
Opening Ceremony (Athlete Ticket) | $10, if available
Sports Venue | $5 per entry
Special Events | $5 per event
(Note: Special Events donot include Opening Ceremony)
* Children ages 3 and up will be charged admission


Important Information:Please note the registration system will use "Register Now" when purchasing all passes and tickets.All passes and tickets will be available at Packet Pickup, click here to view packet pickup information.

Not sure what to buy? Click here to view the Admissions Help page.

Absolutely NO REFUNDS for lost or stolen Super Passes.