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0269-62-7000Iiyama Lantern Festival (いいやま灯篭まつり)
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Lanterns crafted from traditional Uchiyama paper


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Dance competition


Starting at dusk, more than 1000 lanterns crafted from traditional Uchiyama paper and modified bottles are lit, giving downtown Iiyama a mystical feel. Traditional shops and festival carts line the street, and the candle-lighting is proceeded by a dance competition in the street.

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Detailed Information
AddressHonmachi, Iiyama, Nagano
VenueIiyama City Honmachi shopping arcade
Date

Early August every year

Time

4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

InquiryIiyama Station Tourist Information Center
TEL0269-62-7000
FAX0269-81-2156
URL http://www.city.iiyama.nagano.jp/soshiki/shoukou/kankou/evetinfo/touroufes
Nearest StationJR Iiyama Station
Means of transportation from the nearest station

5 minutes on foot

Remarks

15 minutes by car from Toyota-Iiyama I.C.

Parking

Available at Iiyama City Hall, Iiyama City Museum of Traditional Arts, etc.

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