The opening ceremony for the 2012 London Olympics is tonight!  If you're one of the millions tuning in on NBC to watch the show live at 7:30 PM EST, why not prepare for the event with some truly medal-worthy desserts? Throw a full-scale Olympic-themed party with these winning confections and spread the love for the games and Team USA!

Olympic Donut Rings from Whatever Dee-Dee Wants via Confetti SunshineOlympic Donut Rings from Confetti Sunshine

Gold Medal Cookies from Not Your Momma's CookieGold Medal Cookies

Olympic Torch Cupcakes from StatsyOlympic Torch Cupcakes

Olympics Mini Cupcakes from Bird's Party Magazine via The Decorated CookieOlympics Mini Cupcakes

Olympic Gold Medal Cookies from The Sweet Adventures of SugarbelleOlympic Gold Medal Cookies

Olympics Nanaimo Bars from the KitchnOlympics Nanaimo Bars

Olympic Swimming Pool Cake from Miss CandiquikOlympic Swimming Pool

Olympic Gold Medal Brownie Batter Hand Pies from Crazy for CrustOlympic Gold Medal Brownie Batter Hand Pies

Caramel Pretzel Cheesecake Brownies from BruCrew LifeCaramel Pretzel Cheesecake Brownies

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