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<p>Performers take part in the closing ceremony for the 2016 Rio Olympics. The 2020 Summer Games will be held in Tokyo, Japan. (REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch) </p>

<p>Performers take part in the closing ceremony for the 2016 Rio Olympics. The 2020 Summer Games will be held in Tokyo, Japan. (REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch) </p>

Japans Prime Minister emerges as Super Mario during Rio Olympics closing ceremony   (Photo credit: Telegraphand AFP)  The prime minister of Japan Shinzo Abe made a spectacular appearance at the closing ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro Brazil. The footage begins with a bright animation of Mario in Tokyo alongside Doraemon and has him jumping down a green pipe with a red ball plummeting into the earth to emerge from Maracana stadium where the ceremony was held. Mario…

Japans Prime Minister emerges as Super Mario during Rio Olympics closing ceremony (Photo credit: Telegraphand AFP) The prime minister of Japan Shinzo Abe made a spectacular appearance at the closing ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro Brazil. The footage begins with a bright animation of Mario in Tokyo alongside Doraemon and has him jumping down a green pipe with a red ball plummeting into the earth to emerge from Maracana stadium where the ceremony was held. Mario…

Tokyo's turn International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach, left, gives the Olympic flag to Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike on Aug. 21 in Rio de Janeiro. Tokyo will host the 2020 Summer Olympics.

Tokyo's turn International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach, left, gives the Olympic flag to Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike on Aug. 21 in Rio de Janeiro. Tokyo will host the 2020 Summer Olympics.

Bucket list: watch the Olympics in person! I've done this before, but I want to see the opening or closing ceremony live in person :-)

Watch the Olympics in Person

Bucket list: watch the Olympics in person! I've done this before, but I want to see the opening or closing ceremony live in person :-)

#Rio2016 Summer Olympics #closing ceremony: As per traditional protocol, the #ceremony is expected to feature a cultural presentation, as well as closing remarks by International #Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach and the leader of the Games' organizing committee Carlos Arthur Nuzman, the official handover of the Olympic flag from Rio de Janeiro mayor Eduardo Paes to Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike as the city will host the #2020SummerOlympics, and the extinguishing of the Olympic flame.

#Rio2016 Summer Olympics #closing ceremony: As per traditional protocol, the #ceremony is expected to feature a cultural presentation, as well as closing remarks by International #Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach and the leader of the Games' organizing committee Carlos Arthur Nuzman, the official handover of the Olympic flag from Rio de Janeiro mayor Eduardo Paes to Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike as the city will host the #2020SummerOlympics, and the extinguishing of the Olympic flame.

Rio throws final party to say goodbye to 2016 Olympics:  August 21, 2016  -     The 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro came to an end on Aug. 21 with a closing ceremony celebrating the best of Brazilian culture and music. The 16-day event saw 27 new world records and 91 Olympic records set. The Olympic flag was handed over to Yuriko Koike, the governor of Tokyo, where the 2020 Olympic Games will be held. (Pictured) The Olympic flag can be seen during the closing ceremony.

Rio throws final party to say goodbye to 2016 Olympics: August 21, 2016 - The 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro came to an end on Aug. 21 with a closing ceremony celebrating the best of Brazilian culture and music. The 16-day event saw 27 new world records and 91 Olympic records set. The Olympic flag was handed over to Yuriko Koike, the governor of Tokyo, where the 2020 Olympic Games will be held. (Pictured) The Olympic flag can be seen during the closing ceremony.

Excitements And Colours In Rio As Host Nation Throws Party To End The 2016 Olympics (Photos)

Excitements And Colours In Rio As Host Nation Throws Party To End The 2016 Olympics (Photos)

Mario made an appearance at the actual Olympic Games: Earlier this afternoon, I was joking with my roommate about the closing ceremony for…

Mario made an appearance at the actual Olympic Games: Earlier this afternoon, I was joking with my roommate about the closing ceremony for…

Japan's prime minister dressed as Super Mario stole the show at the Rio finale

Japan's prime minister, dressed as Super Mario, stole the show

Japan's prime minister dressed as Super Mario stole the show at the Rio finale

<p>The Japanese flag is formed during the closing ceremony for the 2016 Rio Olympics. Tokyo will host the Summer Olympics in 2020. (REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski) </p>

<p>The Japanese flag is formed during the closing ceremony for the 2016 Rio Olympics. Tokyo will host the Summer Olympics in 2020. (REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski) </p>

zaha hadid's new national stadium of japan to be venue for tokyo 2020 olympics. with the announcement of tokyo winning the bid to host the 2...

Arquitectos Japoneses protestan contra el estadio para los JJOO 2020 de Zaha Hadid

zaha hadid's new national stadium of japan to be venue for tokyo 2020 olympics. with the announcement of tokyo winning the bid to host the 2...

<p>Performers take part in the closing ceremony for the 2016 Rio Olympics. Tokyo will host the Summer Games in 2020. (REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch) </p>

<p>Performers take part in the closing ceremony for the 2016 Rio Olympics. Tokyo will host the Summer Games in 2020. (REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch) </p>

Performers for Tokyo 2020 take part in the ceremony.     -   2016 Rio Olympics closing ceremony:  August 21, 2016

Performers for Tokyo 2020 take part in the ceremony. - 2016 Rio Olympics closing ceremony: August 21, 2016