Kihoku Lantern Festival 2018

The Kihoku Lantern Festival takes place in the port town of Nagashima in Kihoku, Mie Prefecture.

Each year a large, elaborate paper lantern is set afloat on the harbor in the afternoon. After nightfall, there is a spectacular fireworks display known as the Saiun Kujaku (Rainbow Peacock) as a backdrop to the floating lantern.

From 3pm until the fireworks begin at 8pm there are performances and other entertainment on a stage

Dates:
Venue: Fureai Square Mandoro
Web: http://www.touroumaturi.co...
Link in Japanese
Entry: Free
Weather
Typical weather at this time
High: 30 ℃Low: 24 ℃
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Closest station(s): Kii-nagashima Station
Use the Japan Rail Pass to get here.
Adverse weather policy: In case of bad weather, postponed to following day.
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