Annual Onalaska football team event celebrates athletes with special needs

bingo at tailgate party

ONALASKA, Wis. (WKBT)– Football fans and players are teaming up to celebrate people with special needs. The Onalaska High School Football team hosted its 5th annual Coulee Region All-Stars Tailgate party Sunday afternoon.

Adults and kids with special needs, along with their families, were invited for a day of games and activities. Local businesses and restaurants donated prizes and food for the event at the Omni Center.

It’s a fun way to bond over football and support athletes with special needs.

The football players say this is one of their favorite events.