2016 Summer Olympics closing ceremony

The closing ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games will take place on the evening of Sunday 21 August in the Maracana Stadium, Rio de Janeiro. starting at 18:00 BRT (UTC−3). As mandated by the Olympic Charter, the proceeding will combine the formal ceremonial closing of this international (...) More

2016 Summer Olympics opening ceremony

The opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games will take place on the evening of Friday 5 August in the Maracanã Stadium, Rio de Janeiro starting at 18:00 BRT (UTC−3). As mandated by the Olympic Charter, the proceedings will combine the formal ceremonial opening of this international sporting (...) More

Maracanã Stadium

Picture of Maracanã Stadium

The Maracanã Stadium (standard Brazilian Portuguese: , local pronunciation:) (stress on the last syllable), also known as Maracanã, officially Estádio Jornalista Mário Filho , is a football stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (...) More

Maracanã, Rio de Janeiro

Distance: 0.2 km

Maracanã (which in Tupi–Guarani means green bird) is a middle-class neighborhood in the Northern Zone of Rio de Janeiro city. The Maracanã Stadium is located in this neighborhood, as well as the Ginásio do Maracanãzinho (...) More

Ginásio do Maracanãzinho

Distance: 0.21 km

Ginásio Gilberto Cardoso (Portuguese: Ginásio do Maracanãzinho), sometimes called just Maracanãzinho ("Little Maracanã" or "Mini Maracanã"), is a modern indoor arena located in Maracanã neighborhood, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It is used mostly for volleyball (...) More