That is the nickname for the Beijing National Stadium, the main track and field stadium and the stadium where the opening and closing ceremonies will be held for the 2008 Summer Olympics. wow!
27 July Olympic Stadium (Opening) - 12 August Olympic Park & Village (Closing)
Greece enters the stadium during opening ceremonies first in respect to the Olympics beginning there and the host country enters last.
It was in the London Olympics stadium.
At the opening ceremonies, the flag is brought in after all athletes have entered the stadium and the host country's representative declares the Games open. The flag is then raised as the Olympic Hymn plays.
Estadi Olímpic de Montjuïc held both the opening and closing ceremonies and athletics competition for the 1992 Games in Barcelona.
At the opening ceremonies, the countries march into the stadium in alphabetical order of their country's name in the language spoken by the host country. The exceptions are that the athletes from Greece are always the first into the stadium, out of respect to the home of the Olympics, and the athletes from the host country are always last into the stadium.
Open Ceremonies was Clara Hughes Closing Ceremonies was Joannie Rochette
BC Place Stadium