Pearland is ready to host this year’s TAAF Winter Games of Texas coming January 18-21, 2019. As we gear up for another successful year, we’ve put together a list of the frequently asked questions to help participants navigate the Games:
Q: What if there is inclement weather?
A: Delays and/or schedule changes will be communicated by the tournament/meet organizer of each sport. In the event of severe weather, schedules will be updated online at taaf.com and on the Parks & Recreation event hotline at 281-412-8989.
Q: Where do I park?
A: Free on-site parking is available at each event destination. Additional parking for Swimming, Pickleball and Gymnastics will be available at Turner College and Career Campus, 4717 Bailey Road, Pearland. Parking signs and flags will be posted to assist you in finding the closest lot. Overnight parking and campers are not permitted.
Q: What are the prices for Spectator admission?
A: Gate & ticket admission for spectators is applicable during the following events: Basketball, Gymnastics, Powerlifting and Swimming. Fees vary per sporting event and are listed on TAAF.com under the individual sporting page. All other events are free to spectators.
Q: Have can I find event results?
A: Results will be available online at www.TAAF.com post event under the individual sporting event page.
Q Where can I purchase Official Winter Games of Texas Apparel
A: Winter Games of Texas apparel will be on sale Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Pearland Recreation Center & Natatorium, 4141 Bailey Road, Pearland.
Q: Can I leave and re-enter the event later?
A: Yes, just check with the individual sport for re-entry policy, as some require ticketed admission.
Q: Where will First Aid be located?
A: We will have EMS on site at the Pearland Recreation Center and Natatorium, 4141 Bailey Road, Pearland. Each venue will have a designated First Aid location/personnel.
Q: Is there an ATM onsite?
A: No. There will not be ATM machines on-site. Please bring cash. Most admission gates and concession stands do not accept credit or check.
Q: Can I bring my pet?
A: For the health and safety of all our guests we ask that you please do not bring your pets (of course, service dogs in harness are welcome).
Q: Can I smoke or consume alcohol at the event?
A: No. Smoking and alcohol are prohibited at this event. Thank you for understanding.
Q: What time are each of the events?
A: Up-to-date event schedules are available at www.TAAF.com/wintergames
Q: Will there be concessions onsite?
A: Concessions will be available most venues, check www.TAAF.com/wintergames for details.
Q: I have lost a valuable item. Where can I go to try and retrieve it?
A: Lost and found for each event site will be located at the headquarters/check-in area at each event site. All items will be turned in at the Pearland Recreation Center & Natatorium at the conclusion of the weekend.