Wastage of the developed infrastructure after the mega-event: It can be observed that many countries have been facing the issue of disposable of developed facilities or infrastructure for mega events. Once these events come to end, many countries or cities are not able to use such infrastructure or facilities. Infrastructure or other facilities can be destructed by visitors or local people once the event gets over. It is not always possible to build structures that can be utilized later .
Cost of building stadiums: The budget of the countries that host the mega-events gets an exponential rise. The enormous detailing involved while building stadiums increases. The stadiums can be used after the main event but the impact that it has on the economy of the country is overwhelming.
Vulnerability to terrorism: Since the country is in total limelight and the number of visitors visiting the country is at par, there is a high possibility of a terrorist activity . The country needs to brace itself for any unlikely event that occurs.
The country that hosts a mega event gets the complete highlight globally. This has its own advantages and disadvantages. When planned in advance, all the preparations can be made in a great way and the execution can turn out to be smooth and flawless. The country should analyse and make sure that every detail is carefully planned. Though it has its own disadvantages, the careful planning of a mega event can turn out to be the most positive impact on a country’s image globally.