The Special Olympics 2014 Summer Sports Classic is scheduled for this weekend in south Everett.
The event, which includes softball and golf tournaments, is expected to bring 1,200 participants — athletes, chaperones and coaches — to the area, organizers said.
The softball tournament is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday at Kasch Park and the Everett-Boeing Activity Center. Games begin Saturday at 8:30 a.m. at the EBAC, and at 9 a.m. at Kasch Park.
About 150 golfers are scheduled to compete in the one-day tournament Saturday at Walter Hall Golf Course. The nine-hole competition tees off at 7 a.m., and the 18-hole event starts at 7:30 a.m.