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Seneca Wallace to Kick Off the Iowa Games

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Former Iowa State University and NFL quarterback, Seneca Wallace will be present, as keynote speaker, at the Opening Ceremony for the 2015 Summer Iowa Games. The ceremony will officially kick-off on Friday, July 17 at Jack Trice Stadium in Ames.

The cost is free for athletes and coaches participating in the Games. Ages 13 and above will cost $5, while ages 12 and below will cost $2. All proceeds will benefit the Iowa Food Bank Association.

The Ceremony will consist of a parade of athletes, performances, arrival and lighting of the torch and cauldron, and fireworks will conclude. Before the Ceremony, is the Athlete Jamboree. The Jamboree will have the Food & Family Fair, activity zones, and entertainment.

Seneca Wallace will also be at the Jamboree between 6-7 p.m. signing autographs. The event is free and open to the public from 5-7:30 p.m.

Tickets for the Ceremony will be available for purchase at the Athlete Jamboree in parking lot S6 east of Jack Trice Stadium. For more details and event information, visit www.iowagames.org

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