2019 NAGASAKI LANTERN FESTIVAL
This festival was originally started by the residents of Nagasaki Shinchi China Town to celebrate the Chinese New Year. However, it grew to become the “Nagasaki Lantern Festival” in 1994 and became a major seasonal tradition illuminating Nagasaki’s winter.
Festival Period in the year 2019
Tuesday 5, February- Tuesday 19, February
☆Chinese Lanterns Lighting Ceremony☆
Tuesday 5, February １７：３０～１８：００ 【Venue】Shinchi Chinese Town, Central Park
There is a new event “Sky Lantern” to be held in the Dejima Main Gate Bridge Park.
Friday 15, February : Releasing lanterns in the sky at 19:30
Application will be open from 15:00 on the day at the Dejima Main Gate Bridge Park on a first-come, first-served. (The participation number is limited.)
Price : 1 set of Sky Lantern 1000 yen *Lanterns will be collected after the event.
Would you like to enjoy the fantastic view of lanterns floating in the sky with wishes?