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    Asuke Summer Festival

    Asuke-Area

    Aug 3, 2019 ~ Aug 15, 2019

    • Asuke Summer Festival
    • Asuke Summer Festival
    • Asuke Summer Festival
    • Asuke Summer Festival
    • Asuke Summer Festival

    The Asuke summer festival refers to a series of events that take place in summer throughout the Asuke region. Every August, the promenade along the banks of the Asukegawa River is lit up with candles for the Asukegawa Manto Festival. On the last day, lanterns are sent off into the Tomoegawa River and the Jizo Festival is held. There are also fireworks in Asuke-cho and the Bon dance to see. During the event, from sunset to about 9:00 PM, Tankororin lanterns, which are cylindrical and made out of bamboo baskets and washi, Japanese paper, illuminate the streets of Asuke.

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    Address 〒444-2424
    Shinmachi Asuke-cho, Toyota City
    Opening days / hours -Tankororin Refreshing Candle Night
    From sunset to 9:00 PM
    -Asukegawa River Mando Thousand Lanterns Festival
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    -Fireworks Festival
    8:30 PM - 9:15 PM
    -Jizo Festival & Toro Nagashi Water Lantern Float
    6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    -Kingyo Fireworks Festival
    From 7:15 PM
    -Toyama Yatsuo Owara Dojyo (Traditional Dance Performance)
    6:00 PM - 8:45 PM
    Phone number 0565-62-1272 (Asuke Chamber of Commerce and Industry)
    Parking lot Available, paid (Korankei Parking Lot, 500 JPY/car/day)
    Restroom Available
    Place Old Streetscape of Asuke: Tankororin Refreshing Candle Night & Toyama Yatsuo Owara Dojyo
    Old Streetscape of Asuke River Walkway: Asukegawa River Mando Thousand Lanterns Festival
    Asukegawa Promenade: Fireworks Festival
    Korankei & Tomoegawa Riverbank: Jizo Festival & Toro Nagashi Water Lantern Float
    Tomoegawa River: Kingyo Fireworks Festival
    Holding time Early August through mid-August
    [August 3rd (Saturday) to 15th (Thursday), 2019]
    Access by Public Transportation From Toyotashi Station of the Meitetsu Toyota Line / Meitetsu Mikawa Line (board from Akaike Station (subway Tsurumai Line) or Chiryu Station) take the Meitetsu Bus Yanami Line bound for Asuke. Get off at Korankei (香嵐渓) and walk 3min.
    Bus also accessible from Shin-Toyota Station of the Aichi Loop Line (board from Setoshi Station, Nakaokazaki Station, or Okazaki Station).
    Access by car •Approx. 20 min. (9.5km) eastwards from Chikaraishi I.C. of the Sanage Green Road via Route 153 (Iida Highway).
    •Approx. 30 min. (13km) from Toyota-Kampachi I.C. the Tokai-Kanjo Expressway via Route 153 (Iida Highway).
    LINK Event information on the Asuke Town Tourist Association Web Site (Japanese)