Tokyo 2020 mascots, Miraitowa (L) and Someity (R) on stage during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Two Years To Go Ceremony at Tokyo Skytree on July 24, 2018 in Tokyo, Japan.

Dates:

  • Olympic: July 24 (Friday) – Aug. 9, 2020 (Sunday)
  • Paralympic: Aug. 25 (Tuesday) – Sept. 6 (Sunday)

Mascots

Olympic – Miraitowa

  • The name Miraitowa is based on the Japanese words “mirai,” meaning future, and “towa,” meaning eternity. This mascot represents the wish that through the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, a future of everlasting hope will carry on in the hearts of everyone around the world.

Paralympic – Someity

  • The name Someity comes from “Someiyoshino,” a popular type of cherry blossom and the phrase “so mighty.” This mascot represents Paralympic athletes who overcome obstacles and redefine the boundaries of possibility.

Event Schedule

A detailed and live schedule can be found online at:

Map

  • Tokyo’s venues are separated into two venue “zones”, the Heritage Zone and the Tokyo Bay Zone.
  • In addition, soccer, baseball and softball will play in venues around Japan, located as far north as Sapporo and as far south as Yokohama.
  • An interactive map is located online at: https://tokyo2020.org/en/games/venue/

Venues

Interactive Map located online at Tokyo 2020 Venues