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Winter Illumination 2006
Christmas and Seasonal Illumination in Major Cities
- Nagoya -
The city of located right between Tokyo and Osaka, Nagoya has blended many customs creating a unique culture of its own. <Winter Illumination 2006> guides you to some of the most marvelous spectacles of light in the city of joy this year.
STAR LIGHT REVUE 2006 | Hirokouji Street
 
Nagoya City
 
STAR LIGHT REVUE 2006
 
About 45,000 light bulbs decorate the 15-meter-tall symbol tree, changing its color freely along the music and adding colorful brilliance to the plaza. The top feature of this Christmas event, however, is the holding of the Melody Fireworks on Christmas Eve in which marvelous fireworks are shot up in the air along the music. STAR LIGHT REVUE is one of the very few places where you can appreciate the colors of the Christmas tree and fireworks together.
 
[Dates] November 22nd (Wed) – December 25th (Mon)
Melody Fireworks… December 24th
[Light-up Hours] 16:30 – 23:00
[Place] Nagoya Port Garden Pier “Tsudoi no Hiroba” plaza
1-9 Minatomachi, Minato-ku, Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture
[Access] short walk from Subway Nagoyako (Nagoya Port) Station
 
    Hirokouji Street    
 
The illuminations glittering on the trees along Hirokouji Street stretching for nearly 4 kilometers from Sasajima Crossing near Nagoya Station to Hirokouji Aoi Crossing in Shinsakaecho, is the longest boulevard illumination you can see in the city. Additionally to the trees with electric lights, the streetlights too are embellished in different designs of orange light accordingly to each area.
 
[Dates] started – January 8th (Mon&Hol) 2007
[Light-up Hours] 17:30 – 2:00am
[Place] Hirokouji Street
Nakamura-ku, Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture
[Access] Sakae Station, Sakaecho Station, etc.
 
 
 

 

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