The closing ceremony with the extinguishing of the Olympic flame marks the end of that year's games.
The opening ceremony signifies the start of the Olympic games and the closing ceremony signifies the end of the games.
The traditions for the Olympic games are the Olympic torch, the welcoming of the athletes and the opening and closing ceremony.
The Closing Ceremony signals the ending of the Olympic Games.
Yes, the Games were a celebration to the god Zeus.
The Olympic games are celebrated by an opening and closing ceremony.
The closing ceremony of the 2008 Games will be 24 August.
Opening Ceremony: February 18 Closing Ceremony: February 28
From the start of the games until the closing ceremony.
The last Olympic Games (as of June, 2014) were held in Sochi, Russia. The opening ceremony for the XXII Olympic Winter Games was on February 7, 2014, and the closing ceremony was held on February 25, 2014.