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2nd Annual Roosterlympics Fundraiser is Set to Rock Gastonia On May 25th, 2024

Get ready for a day filled with music, games, and philanthropy as The Rooster, a local venue in Gastonia, gears up to host the 2nd Annual Roosterlympics on Saturday, May 25th, starting at noon. All proceeds will benefit Webb Street School, a public institution serving students with cognitive impairments.


2nd Annual Roosterlympics 2024

2nd Annual Roosterlympics

May 25th, 2024 | 12:00 PM — 11:00 PM

334 W. Main Ave., Gastonia, NC


 

Event Details

The Roosterlympics promises a day packed with entertainment for a good cause. Attendees can expect:


Live Music

With a lineup featuring 14 bands across two stages, music enthusiasts are in for a treat. From Scars Remain to Devil May Day, the event boasts diverse musical acts to keep the energy high.


Featuring:

  1. Scars Remain

  2. Fifty Flies

  3. Dovecage

  4. To Begin Anew

  5. Nova Omega

  6. Neighborhood Alien

  7. Headtrip Trauma

  8. Echos of Humanity

  9. Sleepless Denver

  10. Shallow Signals

  11. Lords and Liars

  12. Sunbreak

  13. Lo

  14. Devil May Day


Games and Contests

In the spirit of friendly competition, guests of all ages can participate for Roosterlympics medals in various games such as cornhole, cup-pong, limbo, and even a rooster-calling contest. 

Vendor Market

Over 20 vendors will be on-site, offering a variety of goods and information, as well as Food trucks to serve some delicious food throughout the day.


Philanthropic Focus

The heart of the Roosterlympics lies in its dedication to supporting Webb Street School, a public school in the Gaston County Schools school district in Gastonia. Webb Street serves students ages 5–22 with intellectual disabilities, and the instructional program follows the North Carolina Standard. Funds from ticket sales, game participation, and sponsorships will directly contribute to the school's initiatives.


Community Support

The event has garnered widespread support from local businesses and sponsors, including Sun Drop, Kingsway, Carolina Underwriters, McCaffety Ace Hardware, Blue Diamond Pest Control, Rock Lab Records, D's Balls, ICON Pit Crew, and Creative Music Management. Through their generous contributions, organizers aim to surpass previous fundraising goals and significantly impact the school's resources.


Tickets

Tickets can be purchased online for $15 or at the door before the event day for $20. Children aged ten and under are free with a paying adult. 


 

As the countdown to the 2nd Annual Roosterlympics begins, excitement is building in the Gastonia community. With a blend of music, games, and camaraderie, this event promises to be a memorable day while making a meaningful difference for Webb Street School and its students. Support a worthy cause at Roosterlympics this year at The Rooster on May 25th!

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