The Sports

The 2026 Commonwealth Games will feature different sports. Several of these will also be Parasports, which are integrated into the regular Games schedule. There will be an equal number of medal opportunities for women and men.

The featured sports to be announced in the fall:

Sports Selection to be announced in the fall.
There will be an equal number of medal opportunities for women and men.

The Commonwealth Cultural Festival

A celebration of arts and culture that draws on the talents of our artists, poets, actors, musicians, choirs, story tellers, dancers, performance artists and fashion designers, representing many different ethnic traditions and cultural strands, including Canada’s Indigenous peoples.

Hundreds of local organizations will join in planning and staging events across the city. More than a million people are expected to attend.