Down East Senior Games


The Down East Senior Games (DESG) was established in 1983 with a vision to create a year-round health promotion and wellness education program for adults 50 years of age and better. Participants will compete in their own age and sex categories in increments of five years. You can compete in various categories such as sporting events, performing arts, literary arts, visual arts, and heritage arts. There is something for everyone. 

Down East Senior Games is sanctioned by the North Carolina Senior Games, Inc. 

2022 Fall Tournament 

We are currently accepting applications for our 2022 DESG Fall Tournament. The events hosted for this year's tournament will be Billiards, Cornhole, and Pickleball. Early Bird runs until September 31st at $10.00. You can register the day of for $15.00. 

  • Competition will be by age and sex divisions as follows: 50-70 Female, 71-90+ Female, 50-70 Male, & 71-90+ Male
  • Your age as of December 31, 2021, will determine the age category in which you compete.
  • In doubles events, the age of the younger player is used to determine the age group for competition.
  • DESG reserves the right to cancel or combine age groups for any event due to insufficient registration.  
  • Day of Registration will close 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time of each event.

Please use the following link to print and complete your Fall Tournament Application: /DocumentCenter/View/8174