The Opening Ceremonies of the 2022 International History Olympiad will take place on the campus of Université Laval on the afternoon of the first day of Olympiad (Monday, July 25). All participants in the Olympiad, including attending family members, friends and coaches are encouraged to attend (participating students are required to do so). The Opening Ceremonies will feature pomp, pageantry, and lots of important announcements and information regarding the week ahead. Directly after the Opening Ceremonies, there will be a reception with lemonade and cookies or similar fare for all participants.