Countdown to the Games
17-25 June 2023
Visit the Games
On 17 June 2023, the Olympic Stadium will be shaking! We are looking forward to a great show to kick off the biggest inclusive sports event.
After an exciting week of competitions, we are looking forward to the closing ceremony in front of the Brandenburg Gate on 25 June.

With our free fan engagement program "Fans in the Stands", we bring you with your group up close to the action.

Feel the thrilling atmosphere, cheer on the athletes and experience community and emotions.
Enjoy a colorful and diverse program with festival atmosphere in the middle of Berlin, the central meeting point for all participants.
Leading up to the Games, we will raise awareness for inclusive cultural offers and shape the public debate about inclusion in culture.

Torch Run

The Law Enforcement Torch Run is a Games tradition that celebrates and inspires community pride and excites people about the world-class festival of sports and culture to come.

The Special Olympics Flame of Hope will be ignited in Athens, Greece, and transported across Germany before arriving at the Opening Ceremony for the Special Olympics World Games Berlin 2023.

More information will follow soon.