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Handa-City [Requires reservation]
Mr. Nankichi's Firefly Festival
(Nankichi-san no Hotaru Matsuri)

Date : 06/24/2022, 06/25/2022


  • Mr. Nankichi's Firefly Festival (Nankichi-san no Hotaru Matsuri)
  • Mr. Nankichi's Firefly Festival (Nankichi-san no Hotaru Matsuri)
  • Mr. Nankichi's Firefly Festival (Nankichi-san no Hotaru Matsuri)

Mr. Nankichi's Firefly Festival will be held by reservation only, on a first-reserve, first-served basis.

Let's see some real fireflies this summer!

Estimated to be around 5,000 in number, the fireflies living on the marshes behind the Nankichi Niimi Memorial Museum start to stretch their wings with the arrival of the monsoon, swarming all around the place. So the museum hosts this two-day festival with lots of enjoyable events, such as a night museum, food and drink booths, reading sessions and more. Come and meet some of the creatures that were among those most beloved by Nankichi!

  • Mr. Nankichi's Firefly Festival (Nankichi-san no Hotaru Matsuri)
  • Mr. Nankichi's Firefly Festival (Nankichi-san no Hotaru Matsuri)
  • Mr. Nankichi's Firefly Festival (Nankichi-san no Hotaru Matsuri)

EVENT OVERVIEW

Date : June 24 (Friday) and 25 (Saturday), 2022
*: Cancelled in the case of inclement weather
Holding time : 7:50 PM to 8:20 PM
8:30 PM to 9:00 PM
* Two sessions.
Place : Nankichi Niimi Memorial Museum (Niimi Nankichi Kinenkan)
Location : 〒475-0966
1-10-1 Yanabe Nishimachi, Handa-City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
Fee : Free
Parking : Available, free of charge (cap. 61 cars, 4 handicapped spaces, 3 buses)
*: Guests are kindly requested to car pool or use public transportation as best as possible due to limited parking capacity.
Phone number : 0569-32-3264 (Handa Tourist Association)
Reservations : Reservation only (first-reserve, first-served)
Fill the application form at Handa City Tourism Association Web Site, then call the association to confirm.
Reservations start June 1 (Wednesday), 2022
Limited to 300 guests per session.

*: Night Museum event does not require reservations.
In the case of inclement weather : Outdoor events will be cancelled and instead Night Museum and Nankichi Fairy Tale indoor events will be held.

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

  • Access by public transport
    Access by public transport
    From Nagoya Station, take the Meitetsu Kowa Line train bound for Agui Station, change trains to the same Meitetsu Kowa Line but to train bound for Utsumi Station, and alight at Handaguchi Station. Walk westwards 20 min. (1.4km) by Route 265.
  • Access by car
    Access by car
    Approx. 3 min. (1.2km) eastwards from Chita-Chuo I.C. of the Chita Peninsula Toll Road (Chita-Hanto Doro).

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