Special Olympics Escambia/Santa Rosa will host the Area 1 Summer Games beginning at 9 a.m. March 23 at Corry Station in Pensacola. Area 1 includes Escambia, Okaloosa, Santa Rosa and Walton counties.
Events include tennis, soccer, bocce, volleyball, cycling and track and field. The games begin with the lighting of the Olympic Torch and presentation of the flag by a color guard. The event is free and open to the public.