The 2019 Special Olympics World Summer Games is a multi-sport event for athletes with intellectual disabilities in the tradition of the Special Olympics movement. It will be held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates from March 14–21, 2019.
|Host city||Abu Dhabi|
|Country||United Arab Emirates|
|Motto||Meet the Determined (Arabic: تلبية العزم)|
|Nations participating||170 (expected)|
|Athletes participating||7,000 (expected)|
|Opening ceremony||March 14|
|Closing ceremony||March 21|
It will take place in Abu Dhabi,Zayed Sports City Stadium which also held the Fifa cup with Real Madrid.
The closing ceremony will take place on 21 March 2019 at the Zayed Sports City Stadium where the Special Olympics flag will handed over from Abu Dhabi to Jämtland County, Sweden as the hosts of the 2021 Special Olympics World Winter Games.