Founders Day 2023

September 22, 2023

Founders Day

Founders Day is back! Join us for our annual Founder's Day festivities on Friday, September 22, from 5-7 p.m. as we celebrate the vibrant and diverse community our founders helped establish. There will be fun games and activities for all ages and varsity boys and girls soccer games.

Event Details

5-7 p.m. Founders Day Celebrations.

Food trucks, inflatables, balloons, face painting, Sokol Store shopping, and more.

5 p.m. Girls varsity soccer vs. Columbus School for Girls. 

6:30 p.m. Homecoming Royalty Recognition

7 p.m. Boys varsity soccer vs. Columbus International.

Wristbands are for students only and include access to inflatables and most activities.

Visit any check-in table on September 22 to collect your prepurchased wristband(s).

Wristbands may now be purchased at the event for $20 by cash or credit.

Financial Assistance: If your family requires financial assistance to participate in this WPA event, please email our WPA staff liaison Melanie Eggleton at Your name and personal information will be kept strictly confidential.

As a Wellington family, you are eligible for a FREE household season pass which will give your family 4 free scans per home game. If you have not already set up your pass, click here to visit the Hometown Ticketing Box Office. Select "Have a Passcode?" Enter the Household ID that was shared in an email from Wellington Athletics on August 7. Email with questions.

Additional family members or friends may attend our Varsity Boys & Girls soccer games by purchasing a ticket here.

Set up your Household Season Pass Now!

Parking will be available in the front and back lots and in the surrounding neighborhoods. Overflow parking is NOT available at Hastings Middle School due to sports activities that evening. Please carpool where possible.

Tortilla Street Food - Mexican

Pitabilities - Mediterranean

Ajumama - Korean

Taesty's Southern Style - Southern BBQ

Little Ladies Soft Serve - Ice Cream

Columbus Coffee Company - Coffee/Tea/Shaved Ice