2017 Summer Olympics begin in Rio

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Opening Day Ceremony: August 5, 2016

Closing Day Ceremony: August 21, 2016

Location: Rio de Janerio, commonly called "Rio"

Once every four years, the world's top athletes meet, to compete in the games of  the Summer Olympics. It is officially called the Games of the XXXI Olympiad.

Summer Olympics begin in Rio

Opening Day ceremonies for the Summer Olympics is a huge, and very special event. The olympic competitions are held over a two week period. It concludes with a closing ceremony.

The Next Summer Olympics: The 2020 Olympics will be held in Tokyo, Japan from July, 24, 2020 through August 9, 2020. It will be the XXXII Olympiad.




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