~2018 Introduction of the illumination spot in the prefecture~
Illumination, which is a wonderful feature during winter, is held in various parts of the prefecture. Why not go out and see the unique, and beautiful winter illumination.
*Schedule, fee etc may have been changed. If you need detailed information, please check with the homepage or contact address. (In Japanese only)
Nabana no Sato (なばなの里)
It is the illumination which celebrates it’s 15th showcase in 2018. The theme for this year is “the scene of Japan”. Do not miss this dominating illuminations boasting the country’s largest illumination scale.
Period: October 20, 2018 (Saturday) – May 6, 2019 (Monday)
Address：Kuwana-shi Nagashima-cho Komae 270
Price rates & Details: http://www.nagashimaresort.jp/nabana/illumination/index.html
Contact info: 0594-41-0787
Past Articles: http://mieinfo.com/ja/mie-o-shiro/video-jp-mie-o-shiro/miewoshirou-nabananosato/index.html
Tourism Mie’s coverage report: https://www.kankomie.or.jp/report/detail_381.html
Suwa Koen (すわ公園)
At Suwa Koen near Kintetsu Yokkaichi Station, the “Suwa Koen Kara no Hikari no Okurimono (A gift of light from Suwa Park)” will be displayed where you can enjoy the 50,000 bulbs illumination. Special candle events will be held on December 23rd.
Date and time：November 2, 2018 (Friday) – February 17, 2019 (Sunday) 17: 00 – 00: 00
Address: Yokkaichi-shi Suwa Sakaemachi 22-25
Contact info: 059-350-8411
Menard Aoyama Resort (メナード青山リゾート)
You can see magnificent winter illumination created with 250,000 lights bulbs. You can see various productions according to music every hour.
Date and time: November 10, 2018 (Saturday) – March 31, 2019 (Sunday) – from sunset to 22: 00
Address: Iga-shi Kiryu 2356
Contact Info: 0595-54-1326
Geino X’mas 2018
With illuminations done by citizen volunteers, you can see the largest PET bottle tree in Japan, objects of various lights and exhibits. Dance performances and fireworks are also held at the special event on December 23rd.
Date: December 16, 2018 (Sunday) – December 25, 2018 (Tue) (planned) from unset to 21: 00
Address: Tsu-shi Geino Sogo Bunka Center (Tsushi Geino-cho Mukumoto 5190)
Contact Info: 059-265-2304
Winter Illumination ~Yukiusagi to Hikari no Mori~ (ウィンターイルミネーション～雪うさぎとひかりの森～)
The event hall of Mie Kodomo no Shiro turns into a big light-up forest. Cute little rabbit families are waiting for everyone.
Date and time: December 8, 2018 (Saturday)~ January 27, 2019 (Sun)
Address: Mie Kenritsu Mie Kodomo no Shiro (Matsusaka-shi Tateno-cho 1291)
Contact Info: 0598-23-7735
Hikari no Saiten in Kiho (光の祭典in紀宝)
A winterland in Kiho-cho where about 200,000 lights shine. Trees with height of 20m, tunnel of light, objects of hearts are the highlights. The special event “Kirafesu” will be held on December 22nd. (23 in rainy weather)
Date and time: December 1, 2018 (Saturday)- January 6, 2019 (Sun)
Address: Kiho-cho Furusato Shiryokan (Minami Muro-gun Kiho-cho Osato 2887)
Contact Info: 0735-33-0334
In addition to the ones we introduced, illumination is taking place throughout the prefecture.
For details, please visit Mie-ken Kanko Renmei website.