The official reception of the “Flame of Hope” to go from Thessaloniki will be held Wednesday, June 15, at 20.00, to Aristotle’s Square,

The official reception of the “Flame of Hope” to go from Thessaloniki on the occasion of organizing the World Games Special Olympics «Athens 2011″ will be held Wednesday, June 15, at 20.00, to Aristotle’s Square, in the presence of state authorities, sports factors and many guests.

The curriculum of the torch relay and the events that follow are:

– 20.00 Arrival of the Flame in the courts. The procession of torchbearers will arrive in the square by Aristotle Kountourioti Street and Victory Avenue.

– 20.15 Aristotle Square. Opening ceremony. Address by Mayor John Boutari Thessaloniki – Greeting representative of the Organizing Committee Special Olympics – Gift Exchange – will be followed by a cultural program with the participation of folk dances in Thessaloniki.

-21.15 Closing Ceremony. Procession to White Tower torchbearers through the Victory Avenue.

Complete Torch -21.30

The Municipality of Thessaloniki will host a reception immediately following in honor of members of the Organizing Committee and the Special Olympics Torch Relay at City Hall

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