Prefecture 5 of 47
12 - 16 Aug.

For the Akita Prefecture Paralympic Flame Festival, all 25 cities, towns and villages throughout the prefecture will carry out the flame lighting, after which the flame gathering ceremony and the departure ceremony will be held.

Flame lighting highlights will include the lighting of the flame at various sites throughout the prefecture using methods used during the Jomon period at the many Jomon sites located throughout the prefecture, as well as the lighting of the flame from local or traditional events, demonstrating different flame-lighting methods at Akita's attractive sites.

Regional flame celebration

Date City Venue
Aug. 15 Akita City Area Nakaichi
Aug. 15 Noshiro City Science Park Noshiro City Children's Center
Aug. 16 Yokote City Yokote Budokan
Aug. 14 Odate City Odate Cultural Hall
Aug. 14 Oga City Oga Marine Park
Aug. 16 Yuzawa City Geothermal Power Plant
Aug. 12 Kazuno City Oyu Stone Circles Museum
Aug. 16 Yurihonjo City Chokai Sports Square
Aug. 16 Katagami City Office of designated welfare service
Aug. 15 Daisen City National Histtric Site HOTTNOSAKUATO
Aug. 12 Kitaakita City Isedotai Jomon Museum
Aug. 12 Nikaho City Kisakata Beach
Aug. 15 Senboku City Gate of Unganji Temple
Aug. 12 Kosaka Town Korakukan
Aug. 15 Kamikoani Village Kamikoani Village Lifelong Learning Center
Aug. 12 Fujisato Town The Shirakami-sanchi
World Heritage Conservation Center
Aug. 12 Mitane Town Kotooka Central Park Baseball Ground
Aug. 15 Happo Town Minehama Baseball Ground
Aug. 15 Gojome Town Gojome Pubrlic Center
Aug. 15 Hachirogata Town Hachirogata Town Public Hall
Aug. 14 Ikawa Town Disability Support Facility Kirigaoka
Aug. 15 Ogata Village Akita Prefecture  Agricultural Training Center
Aug. 15 Misato Town Sakamoto Togaku's House
Aug. 15 Ugo Town Ugo Town Hall
Aug. 12 Higashinaruse Village Nature Museum

Flame Gathering in Prefecture

Date City Venue
Aug. 16 Akita City Shopping center

Depart for Tokyo

Date City Venue
Aug. 16 Akita City Shopping center

Flame visits

No implementation