Danny Boyle's spectacular plans have been kept mainly under wraps (although a few whispers and rumours have leaked), but what we can promise is that Digital Spy will be along for the ride all evening.
So stock up on your Union Jack flags, get your fish & chip supper ready and be prepared for some jaw-dropping entertainment. The ceremony kicks off at 9pm on BBC One, but make sure you stick with us for all the build-up to soak up that Olympic Spirit in the air.
Clangers fans can try to recover from that heartbreaking news with some classic footage below:
If you can't be there, why not enjoy some action from the original Wild Boys below:
Here's a teaser video for tonight's Opening Ceremony to get you just as excited as Colin:
To loosen yourselves up for the long evening ahead, why not watch our celeb-packed Olympics video. Why would Amy Childs want to do the javelin? Which Harry Potter star rules at Ping Pong? And where will Ray Winstone be tonight? Watch our video and find out!