Invictus Games Ceremony. Photo credit: Walt Disney World Company.


The Opening and Closing Ceremonies will celebrate and embrace the Invictus Games mission: to transform empathy into empowerment and unleash the Invictus spirit within each of us.

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Opening Ceremony

The Opening Ceremony of the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 on September 23, 2017, will be a spectacular, live two-hour event designed to welcome and honour competitors and their families from 17 competing nations.

The show will feature hundreds of cast members, including men and women from the Canadian Armed Forces, in stunning performances, masterfully combined with the pageantry of elements such as the Parade of Nations and the raising of the official flag.

Celebrities, world dignitaries, headline music stars and special guests will all come together as we pay tribute to dramatic Invictus stories and celebrate the brave service members of the 2017 Invictus Games.

Join thousands of friends, family and fans and welcome 550 competitors at the Opening Ceremony.

To attend the Opening Ceremony, visit our Tickets page to purchase your tickets today!

Opening Ceremony- Headline Talent

Alessia Cara

Alessia Cara

Sarah McLachlan

Sarah McLachlan

The Tenors

The Tenors

Closing Ceremony

On September 30, 2017, the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 Closing Ceremony will feature an astounding array of international headline music artists, joining together to celebrate the achievements and drive of the Invictus Games competitors. A celebration of spirit, the Closing Ceremony will feature powerhouse musical performances, world dignitaries and stories of inspiration as the Games are passed to Sydney, Australia, host of the 2018 Invictus Games.

More details will be revealed in August 2017.

Presenting Partners of Invictus Games Toronto 2017 Ceremonies

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