Opening Ceremony, Excursions and Ancillary Events

Opening Cerermony & Multi-Cultural Festival

June 30, 2016
Finnie Stadium, Baldwin Wallace University
141 E. Bagley Road, Berea, Ohio

Continental Cup athletes experience the thrill, excitement and pageantry of the Opening Ceremony.  The night begins with an exciting festival featuring games, live entertainment, food and drink. Athletes then represent their country in the Parade of Nations marching in front of thousands of parents and community members. After some live entertainment, the Official Continental Cup Cauldron is lit and an amazing fireworks display lights up the night sky. Full info to be announced at a later date.


Special Events and Activities

The competition is important, but so is making new friends and making lifelong memories. The Continental Cup features nightly events and activities for the athletes. 2015 special events will include the Opening Ceremony, Multi-cultural cookout and trips to the Swings-n-Things Family Fun Park and the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo. Special events schedule to be announced at a later date.


Travel to the Continental Cup to compete but experience all the Cleveland has to offer with an exciting trip to one of several exciting excursions. Take a trip to Cedar Point - the world's top amusement park, check out the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame, or take a specially designed trip to many other Cleveland area attractions.