World Games 2022 announces partnership with Wind Creek Hospitality

Published 10:13 am Wednesday, December 15, 2021

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The World Games 2022 announced today that Wind Creek Hospitality will serve as the Official Resort and Casino Partner of the international sports competition that will take place in Birmingham from July 7-17, 2022.

“We take great pride in announcing this meaningful partnership with Wind Creek Hospitality,” said Nick Sellers, CEO of The World Games 2022. “There are just a little more than 200 days before the Opening Ceremony, and this announcement shows we continue building positive momentum toward delivering a world-class event that will showcase Birmingham and Alabama to visitors from around the globe.”

The World Games 2022 is expected to draw 500,000 spectators and 3,600 elite athletes from more than 100 countries to the Magic City for what’s being called the “biggest sports party” in the Southeast U.S. since the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta.

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“We want Wind Creek to be part of our communities and the events that make them special.  The World Games 2022 is big for Alabama and throughout the event there will be many winning moments that we look forward to seeing as they take place,” said Wind Creek Hospitality CEO and President Jay Dorris. 

The World Games 2022 Birmingham is the new generation of global sport competition, welcoming elite athletes from all over the world to compete for gold in 34 unique, multi-disciplinary sports. Featuring 3,600 athletes from more than 100 countries, the international event will unite global fans with the Birmingham community in 25+ venues around the greater metropolitan area. The World Games 2022 Birmingham, which marks the 40th anniversary of the event, will take place from July 7-17, 2022 and will generate an estimated $256 million in economic impact. The World Games was established by the International World Games Association, an organization recognized by the International Olympic Committee. The World Games 2022 is organized with the support of the International Olympic Committee.  For more information visit or find us on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter.