The Olympics end on August 24th, 2008
Sunday 12th August It is on for 16 days
The opening date of the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney was September 15 and the closing date was October 1.
The closing ceremony with the extinguishing of the Olympic flame marks the end of that year's games.
Until the Olympic Games end.
The Olympic Games started over two millennia ago.The first modern Olympic Games commenced on April 6, 1896.
The Christian emperor Theodosius I ordered an end to the ancient Olympic games in 393.
The Closing Ceremony signals the ending of the Olympic Games.