Biggest Sports Events of 2024

Paris

2024 features the biggest sports event of them all, as the 2024 Olympic Games takes place in Paris – with the city becoming just the second after London to host three Summer Olympics, having previously hosted in 1900 and 1924. 2024 will also be a bumper year for international football, with the postponed 2023 Africa Cup of Nations in Ivory Coast, UEFA Euro 2024 in Germany and 2024 Copa América in Ecuador all taking place. The United States will host its first major cricket tournament, by co-hosting the 2024 T20 World Cup along with the West Indies. The biggest event in Sailing, the America’s Cup will take place on the waters of Barcelona in Spain and to be defended by Team New Zealand.

With so much to look forward to in 2024, view a month by month guide below to some of the world’s biggest sporting events and click on each event, venue or city for further details, including ticketing and travel information. We’ll also be publishing a post at the start of each month with more details on the biggest events coming up.


January 2024

12th January – 10th February 2024: 2023 AFC Asian Cup (Football)Qatar

13th January – 11th February 2024: 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (Football) – Ivory Coast

14th-28th January 2024: 2024 Australian Open (Tennis) – Melbourne Park (MelbourneAustralia)


February 2024

2nd-18th February 2024: 2024 World Aquatics Championships (Aquatics) – Doha (Qatar)

2nd February – 16th March 2024: 2024 Six Nations (Rugby Union) – England, France, Ireland, Italy, Scotland & Wales

11th February 2024: Super Bowl LVIII (NFL) – Allegiant Stadium (Paradise, Nevada, USA)


March 2024

3rd March 2024: 2024 Tokyo Marathon – Tokyo (Japan)


April 2024

11th-14th April 2024: 2024 Masters (Golf) – Augusta National Golf Club, (Augusta, USA)

13th April 2024: 2024 Grand National (Horse Racing) – Aintree Racecourse (Liverpool, England)

15th April 2024: 2024 Boston Marathon – Boston (Massachusetts, USA)

20th April – 6th May 2024: 2024 World Snooker Championship (Snooker) – Crucible Theatre (Sheffield, England)

21st April 2024: 2024 London Marathon – London (England)


May 2024

4th May 2024: 2024 Kentucky Derby (Horse Racing) – Churchill Downs (Louisville, Kentucky, USA)

4th-26th May 2024: 2024 Giro d’Italia (Cycling) – Italy

16th-19th May 2024: 2024 PGA Championship (Golf) – Valhalla Golf Club (Louisville, Kentucky, USA)

22nd May 2024: 2024 UEFA Europa League Final (Football) – Aviva Stadium (Dublin, Republic of Ireland)

25th May 2024: 2024 European Rugby Champions Cup Final (Rugby Union) – Tottenham Hotspur Stadium (LondonEngland)

25th May 2024: 2024 FA Cup Final (Football) – Wembley Stadium (LondonEngland)

26th May 2024: 2024 Monaco Grand Prix (Motorsport) – Circuit de Monaco (Monte Carlo, Monaco)

26th May 2024: 2024 Indy 500 (Motorsport) – Indianapolis Motor Speedway (Speedway, Indiana, USA)

26th May – 9th June 2024: 2024 French Open (Tennis) – Roland-Garros (ParisFrance)


June 2024

1st June 2024: 2024 UEFA Champions League Final (Football) – Wembley Stadium (LondonEngland)

4th-30th June 2024: 2024 T20 World Cup – USA & West Indies

13th-16th June 2024: 2024 U.S. Open (Golf) – Pinehurst Resort (Pinehurst, North Carolina, USA)

14th June – 14th July 2024: UEFA Euro 2024 (Football) – Germany

15th-16th June 2024: 2024 24 Hours of Le Mans (Motorsport) – Circuit de la Sarthe (Le Mans, France)

20th June – 14th July 2024: 2024 Copa América (Football) – USA

29th June – 21st July 2024: 2024 Tour de France (Cycling) – Italy & France

TBA: 2024 Stanley Cup Finals (Ice Hockey) – TBC


July 2024

1st-14th July 2024: 2024 Wimbledon Championships (Tennis) – All England Lawn Tennis Club (London, England)

25th-28th July 2024: The Open 2024 (Golf) – Royal Troon Golf Club (Troon, Scotland)

26th July – 11th August 2024: 2024 Summer Olympics – Paris (France)

6th June 2024 – TBA: 2024 NBA Finals (Basketball) – TBC


August 2024

17th August – 8th September 2024: 2024 Vuelta a España (Cycling) – Spain

26th August – 8th September 2024: 2024 Summer Paralympics – Paris (France)

26th August – 8th September 2024: 2024 US Open (Tennis)Flushing Meadows (New York City, USA)


September 2024

10th-15th September 2024: 2024 Solheim Cup (Golf) – Robert Trent Jones Golf Club (Gainesville, Virginia, USA)

14th September – 6th October 2024: 2024 FIFA Futsal World Cup (Futsal) – Uzbekistan

20th-22nd September 2024: 2024 Laver Cup (Tennis) – Mercedes-Benz Arena (Berlin, Germany)

21st-29th September 2024: 2024 UCI Cycling Road World Championships (Cycling) – Zurich (Switzerland)

27th-29th September 2024: 2024 Presidents Cup (Golf) – Royal Montreal Golf Club (Montreal, Quebec, Canada)

TBA: 2024 Women’s T20 World Cup (Cricket) – Bangladesh

TBA: AFL Grand Final 2024 (AFL) – Melbourne Cricket Ground (MelbourneAustralia)


October 2024

12th-20th October 2024: 2024 America’s Cup (Sailing) – Barcelona (Spain)

TBA: 2024 Chicago Marathon – Chicago (USA)

TBA – 2024 MLB World Series (Baseball) – TBA


November 2024

3rd November 2024: 2024 New York City Marathon – New York City (USA)

5th November 2024: 2024 Melbourne Cup (Horse Racing) – Flemington Racecourse (MelbourneAustralia)

10th-17th November 2024: 2024 ATP Finals (Tennis) – Pala Alpitour (Turin, Italy)

TBA: 2024 Davis Cup Finals (Tennis) – TBA

TBA: 2024 WTA Finals (Tennis) – Shenzhen Bay Sports Center (Shenzhen, China)

TBA: 2024 Billie Jean King Cup Finals (Tennis) – TBA


December 2024

TBA: 2024/2025 PDC World Darts Championship (Darts) – Alexandra Palace (LondonEngland)


Please note that event dates were correct at the time of publication and are subject to change.

Last Updated on October 9, 2023 by Sports Tourist

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