The countdown to the 2015 Pan Am Games continues.
City officials have announced plans for a weekend of events along the west harbour on July.12th and 13th at which point the games will be just one-year away.
There will be a “Walk, Move and Video Dance Party” at Pier 8 on the evening of Saturday, July.12th when a portion of the waterfront trail will be lit up in Pan Am neon.
The following day, also at Pier 8, there will be food and entertainment and the World Cup Final will be shown on a jumbo LED screen.
Greg Maychak, the Manager of Hamilton’s Pan Am Initiatives, says it’s about getting the community excited about hosting soccer the most participated sport in the world.