As the Olympic stadia venue is cleaned to host the next big sporting event in London, take a look at a few images that capture the spirit of the closing ceremony. Several personalities both famous and not-so-famous made the jamboree a worth-waiting and watching fare with their memorable performance.

The high octane event, which featured the likes of George Michael, Spice Girls, and Russell Brand also, had a host of unknown faces who decked up to match the mood of the occasion and put their best foot forward to make the event memorable.

Here's a glimpse of the unknown faces who rubbed shoulders with the more popular contemporaries on the evening of August 12 to make the Closing Ceremony London Olympics 2012 an extravaganza that was worth every penny spent: