The 2020 Paralympic games will be held in Tokyo, Japan, fifteen days after the close of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Opening ceremonies will take place on August 25, 2020, and closing ceremonies on September 6, 2020. This year’s Paralympics mark the sixteenth official Paralympic games. This will be the second time the Paralympics have been held in Tokyo. The first took place in 1964 alongside the 1964 Summer Olympics.