Project My Neighborhood is attempting a world record for largest Nerf Battle in Blaine, MN at The National Sports Center on Saturday October 14th. They're looking for more than 3,500 participants and 200 inflatables as barriers.
Here is what their events look like: (Previous Event video)
They're doing it for October National Bullying Prevention month. This is a free event asking for voluntary donations ($10 per player) with proceeds going to PACER.org and Project My Neighborhood's #blastingtobattlebullying campaign.
This year's local events:
September 15th @ 5 PM
Caledonia , MN
St. John’s Elementary School field (Outdoor event)
Address: 720 N Marshall St, Caledonia, MN 55921
September 16th @ 2PM
La, Crescent, MN
Old Hickory Fields
Address: Jonathan Ln, La Crescent, MN 55947
September 17th TBD
West Salem, WI TBD
More info from Project My Neighborhood:
We have a unique approach to Bullying Prevention discussion using Nerf Blasters in our events. We talk about 5 topics throughout our event and although anyone can play and enjoy our events we target 8 to 12 year olds.
- Protect Yourself
- You are Not Alone
- Choices we Make
- Over Coming Adversity
- Slippery Slope Teasing vs. Bullying
Promoting our World Record Attempt for largest Nerf Battle and raising funds for October National Bullying Prevention month.
- Is Bullying an issue?
- Like Nerf?
- Want to be a part of a world record attempt?
If you answered yes to one or more of these three questions we have an experience you can’t miss!