Winter Olympics: Go Inside the Opening Ceremonies
02/07/2014 AT 12:20 PM EST
Here's all the action from the lavish opening ceremonies in Sochi – from the Parade of Nations to the big surprises the Russians have in store for the world – right here as it happens.
(Warning: This post contains spoilers. If you want to watch the broadcast Friday night on NBC, don't read any further.)
Otherwise, read on: