|Opening Ceremony||01 May 1954|
|Closing Ceremony||09 May 1954|
The 2nd Asian Games (also known as the II Asiad) were held in Manila, Philippines from May 1 to May 9, 1954.
The Games were formally opened by President Ramon Magsaysay in the Rizal Memorial Stadium in Malate, Manila.
Officially opened by President Ramon Magsaysay Stadium Rizal Memorial Stadium.