Senior Games

Davidson County Senior Games and SilverArts is an exciting three-week sports and arts festival exclusively for men and women who are residents of Davidson County and are 50 and better in age. It features events in over 20 different sports and 5 creative/literary and performing art categories. Davidson County Senior Games is sanctioned by North Carolina Senior Games, Inc.

Attention Davidson County Senior Games Participants! 


Applications will be available for pickup after February 17.


Below are the important dates you need to know for the upcoming 2023 games! 

  • Games Dates: April 25- May 31, 2023 
  • Applications are available beginning February 17, 2023
  • The registration Deadline is March 27, 2023
  • $8 Kick-Off Party Registration Fee - Only on February 17, 2023
  • $10 Early Bird Registration Fee - February 18- March 6
  • $12 Standard Registration Fee - March 7 - 27
  • $15 Out of County Resident Fee 

 Kick-Off Party- Friday, February 17, floating 9-11 a.m. Senior Services Lexington

(555-B West Center Street Ext.) floating 2-4 p.m. Senior Services Thomasville (211 W. Colonial Drive).

* Bring a first-time participant to the Kick-Off Party and you both will be entered in a drawing for a gift basket!

Opening Ceremonies- Tuesday, April 25, 9 a.m. Central Recreation, 205 E. Main Street Thomasville. RSVP Deadline April 19.

SilverArts Showcase- Monday, May 8, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Senior Services Lexington, 555-B West Center Street Ext. 

Performing Arts Follies Show- Thursday, May 18, 7 p.m. at Edward C. Smith Civic Center, 217 S. Main Street Lexington. 

Closing Ceremonies- Wednesday, May 31, 11 am, J. Smith Young YMCA Event Center in Lexington, 119 West 3rd Avenue. RSVP Deadline is May 24.

Applications are available at the following locations after February 17. 

Senior Services Thomasville 

Senior Services Lexington 

Davidson County Parks and Recreation

Thomasville Park and Recreation 

Lexington Parks and Recreation 

Davidson County Libraries 

J. Smith Young YMCA

Tom A Finch YMCA 

or Apply online at Https://torch.ncseniorgames.org