Olympic Closing Ceremony 2012: TV Schedule and Start Time for London Finale

Nicholas GossCorrespondent IAugust 12, 2012

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 27:  (EDITORS NOTE: Image was created using a smartphone and processed with Instagram.)  The Olympic rings are seen at Tower Bridge as part of the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on July 27, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)
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The conclusion of the 2012 Summer Olympic Games from London will commence on Sunday in what promises to be a thrilling closing ceremony from the Olympic Stadium.

When the Olympic flame is extinguished, one of the most competitive and exciting Olympic Games of all time will sadly conclude. Sports fans have been treated to an unbelievable few weeks of fierce competition and memorable moments from London.

One of the more exciting parts of the ceremony will be the exchange of the Olympic flag between London and Rio de Janeiro. Brazil will host the next Summer Olympics in 2016.

With several musical performances in the ceremony, including appearances by The Who and George Michael, the conclusion to the highly successful London games should be an event we will remember for a long time.

Let's look at where and when you can watch all the action live or in prime time.


How and When to Watch Closing Ceremony

Where: Olympic Stadium, London, England

When: Sunday, August 12 at 7:00 p.m. ET (Tape delay)

Watch: NBC

Live: NBC live stream on NBCOlympics.com starting at 2:00 p.m. ET