The 2020 Summer Olympics will take place on Friday, July 23, 2021, and will conclude on Sunday, August 8, 2021. New events for the 2020 Games will include 3x3 basketball, freestyle BMX, and Madison cycling. The tournament has been postponed until March 2020 because of the COVID-19 epidemic. Summer Olympics and Paralympics in Tokyo 2020 are set to begin on March 2, 2020. Olympic Games are typically held every four years, with the Summer and Winter Games alternating every two years during the course of the four-year term. The games will take place from July 23 to August 8, 2021.