The Opening Ceremony takes place at Stadion Feijenoord, also known as 'de Kuip'. This is the home ground of soccer club Feyenoord, the biggest club in Rotterdam. The stadium was opened in 1937 and has seen many legendary matches and events. The World Police & Fire Games will soon be part of this.
Date: 22 July 2022
Location: Stadium Feijenoord, De Kuip
Time: 19:00 / 7 p.m.
Doors open: 17:30 / 5:30 p.m.
All athletes can attend the Opening Ceremony with their accreditation pass, Friends & Family must sign up. All participants will receive an email from the organization with information on how to do this.
The athletes and their Friends & Family will first have access to tickets for the Opening Ceremony. We expect to make tickets to the general public accessible in mid-June.
During the impressive opening ceremony, the athletes from the participating countries’ teams will be the focus of attention. As part of the program, attention will be paid to fixed elements of the opening ceremony, such as taking the oath, a procession of the athletes and lighting the flame. The program will include aspects of Dutch culture as well as elements of international appeal.