The 2020 Summer Olympics will be hosted by Tokyo. The event will take place from July 24 to August 9 in Tokyo Japan. Tokyo one this honor September 7, 2013. This is not the first time that Japan is hosting Olympics. In 1964 Japan hosted the sum Paralympic games. Tokyo will become the fifth city in the world to host the summer Olympic Games more than one time. It actually will become the only Asian city to do this. Tokyo will also be hosting the 2020 Paralympics as well.