Dodge City, Kansas-The Kansas Shrine Bowl is proud to announce that Dodge City, Kansas, has been selected to host the 2019 Kansas Shrine Bowl All-Star Football Game.
The two-day event will be June 7-8, 2019.
The main events will include a 1200 person banquet held at United Wireless Arena, a parade through downtown Dodge City, and the 46th Annual Kansas Shrine Bowl All-Star football game in Memorial Stadium.
Other events will include golf tournament, 5K, One Mile Walk for Love, high school combine, junior all-star challenge cheer camp and a band camp.
The events are produced by the Kansas Shrine Bowl to bring attention to the state’s fine young talents, and to benefit Shriners Hospitals for Children. SHC is a health care system of 22 hospitals dedicated to improving the lives of children by providing pediatric specialty care, innovative research, and outstanding teaching programs for medical professionals. Kansas children are treated in Shriners Hospitals for Children regardless of the child’s race, religion, nationality, creed, or relationship to a Shriner. Children up to the age of 18 are eligible for care and receive all services in a family-centered environment, regardless of the patients' ability to pay.
The game will feature the state’s best high school football players of the year, as well as cheerleaders and band members from across Kansas. Through 2017, the west all-stars lead the series 27-16-1. All Stars such as Gary Spani, Mike Bell, Paul Coffman, Barry Sanders, Terrance Newman and Jordy Nelson have played in the Kansas Shrine Bowl.
Through 2017, over 2.75 million dollars have been donated by the Shrine Bowl for the care and treatment of Kansas kids.
The 2018 Shrine Bowl events will be held in Pittsburg, Kansas. Additional information and a link to Shriners Hospitals for Children can be found at www.kansasshrinebowl.com or by calling 800-530-5524.