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Olympics Opening Ceremony Watch Party - A World of Winter Event

Watch the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony for FREE in Downtown GR!

Downtown Grand Rapids Inc. in partnership with WOOD TV8 and Grand Rapids Art Museum to project the opening ceremony on a big screen at Rosa Parks Circle.

Skate with mascots, take an ice sculpture tour of Downtown GR or watch Ice Guru Randy Finch carve the Olympic torch at the event!

Full Schedule of Activities:
5:30 PM - Live ice carving & skate with the mascots
6 & 8 PM - World of Winter Walking Tours of ice sculptures
Registration for World's Largest Gaga Ball Tournament
7PM - World's Largest Gaga Ball Tournament
7:30 PM - Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea Begin
8:30 PM - Ice Carving Competition
8:45-10 PM - Open skate at Rosa Parks Circle Ice Rink

Food trucks to serve international cuisine on-site.
- Ferris Coffee & Nut
- Doughrunts
- Patty Matters - Food Truck
- Blue Spoon Catering & Event Planning

World of Winter is brought to you by Downtown Grand Rapids Inc. in partnership with The City of Grand Rapids, City of Grand Rapids Parks and Recreation Department, Grand Rapids Running Tours, Grand Rapids Sport & Social Club (GRSSC) and Ice Brigade.

*This event may be photographed.

Olympics Opening Ceremony Watch Party - A World of Winter Event