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Okazaki-City Okazaki Hero Ieyasu Illumination 2018

Date : 11/24/2018 - 01/14/2019

  • Okazaki Hero Ieyasu Illumination 2018
  • Okazaki Hero Ieyasu Illumination 2018

Okazaki Park gets decorated with 160,000 light bulbs for a winter celebration in honor of Hero Tokugawa Ieyasu. The illumination event is concurrent to a festival commemorating the hero's birthday, taking place at the same Okazaki Park.

*: Pictures are artistic renderings of past events.


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Date : From November 24th (Saturday), 2018 to January 14th (Monday - holiday), 2019
Holding time : Light-up hours: 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
*: Light-Up Ceremony on November 24th (Saturday).
*: On Dec. 31st (Monday), stays lit up until Jan. 1st (Tuesday) 5:00 AM (from 5:00 PM till next day's 5:00 AM).
Place : Okazaki Park
Location : 〒444-0052
561-1 Kosei-cho, Okazaki-City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
Fee : Free of charge
Phone number : 0564-23-6216 (Okazaki City Hall Tourism Dept.)
Light-up Ceremony : November 24th (Saturday), 2018 at 5:30 PM
Venue: Mikawabushi and Ieyasu Museum front (inside Okazaki Park)
Event : On Fridays and weekends during the event Okazaki Castle and surrounding facilities will operate on extended hours until 8:00 PM.
*: Food trucks and other vendors also open until 8:00 PM (estimate).

Note: This page may not be current due to update time differences between site databases.
Should accuracy be critical, please verify this information using a direct source, whenever possible.


  • Access by public transport
    Access by public transport
    10min northwestwards walk from Higashi-Okazaki Station of the Meitetsu Nagoya Line (board from Meitetsu Nagoya Station), or;
    10min eastwards walk from either Nakaokazaki Station of the Aichi Loop Line (board from Kozoji, Setoshi, Yakusa or Okazaki stations, et al) or Okazakikoen-mae Station of the Meitetsu Nagoya Main Line (board from Meitetsu Nagoya Station).
  • Access by car
    Access by car
    Approx. 3km northwestwards from Okazaki I.C. of the Tomei Expressway via Route 1.

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