Prior to the games, the Embassy Suites Arcadia – Pasadena Area will host athletes from Trinidad, Tobago, and the Kyrgyz Republic
Arcadia, CA (PRWEB) July 08, 2015
From July 21-24, Arcadia will be one of nearly 100 communities in Southern California that will be hosting the 10,000 athletes and coaches from the 170 countries involved in the Special Olympic World Games– Los Angeles 2015. Prior to the games, the Embassy Suites Arcadia – Pasadena Area will host athletes from Trinidad, Tobago, and the Kyrgyz Republic while they get acclimated to being in a new country. The Opening Ceremonies at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum will be held on July 25 and daily competitions will run through August 2.
As a host town, Arcadia will showcase the best of Southern California to the visiting athletes and coaches, highlighting everything from Santa Anita Park and San Gabriel Valley's distinctive Westfield Santa Anita mall to the Los Angeles County Arboretum and one the City's Recreation and Community Service's weekly outdoor summer concerts on the lawn at City Hall.
The 2015 Special Olympics World Games will be the largest sports and humanitarian event anywhere in the world, and the single biggest event in Los Angeles since the 1984 Olympic Games. The 2015 Special Olympics World Games will feature 25 Olympic-style sports in venues throughout the Los Angeles region. ESPN will bring coverage of World Games to millions of fans around the world.
About the Embassy Suites Arcadia:
The Embassy Suites Arcadia –Pasadena Area hotel is conveniently located near Pasadena, Monrovia, Irwindale, and City of Industry. During your visit, discover Santa Anita Park, the Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanical Gardens, and the Santa Anita Racetrack.
Expect an enjoyable stay in a comfortable two-room suite and feel at home with a full range of wonderful amenities. Enjoy the privacy of a separate living area and private bedroom. Start your day with a complimentary made-to-order breakfast and allow us to welcome you upon your return with our Evening Reception. Hold board meetings, receptions and family celebrations in a choice of versatile function spaces for up to 400 guests.
For more information about the hotel, please visit: http://www.arcadia.embassysuites.com
Or contact: Naomi Briones, Director of Sales at 626.445.6256 or naomi.briones2(AT)hilton.com