Opening Ceremony

until Opening Ceremony starts



Friday, June 21, 2019 at 7:30 pm


Fifth Third Ballpark



*All registered athletes get free admission into Opening Ceremony.


Athlete Parade
Athletes have the opportunity to represent their sport as they parade into Opening Ceremony. Parade lineup will start at 7:00 pm and athletes will start walking into Opening Ceremony at 7:30 pm (Entrance is by sport in alphabetical order). 

Lighting of the Cauldron
The 2019 Summer Games will officially kick off as the torch enters the stadium and the cauldron is lit. Check back to see who will be lighting the cauldron in 2019.

More information on the 2019 Opening Ceremony coming soon.