News Actions Facebook Tweet Email Photos: 2016 Olympic Games opening ceremony Prev Next Posted at 9:45 PM, Aug 05, 2016 and last updated 2016-08-06 09:54:51-04 The opening ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games got underway Friday night. newsnet5 Sign up for What Happened Now? - a daily email newsletter spotlighting the top news in the Cleveland area each day. now signed up to receive the What Happened Now? Click here to manage all Newsletters Click here to see how we’re following through on impactful stories from your community.