Prefecture 15 of 47
12 - 16 Aug.

The Fukui Prefecture Paralympic Flame Festival will feature flame lighting in 17 cities and towns, followed by a flame gathering and departure ceremony at Happi Terrace in Fukui City.

The flame lighting highlights will include unique sports competitions, events featuring traditional industries and local festivals held in various regions. From children to adults, people with or without impairments, many local residents will be involved in carrying out the original flame-lighting methods.

Regional flame celebration

Date City Venue
Aug. 16 Fukui City TBD
Aug. 16 Tsuruga City Tsuruga City General Athletic Stadium
Aug. 16 Obama City TBD
Aug. 16 Ono City Ono City Ekisaito Hiroba General Sports Facilities
Aug. 16 Katsuyama City TBD
Aug. 12 Sabae City Sabae City Gymnasium
Aug. 16 Awara City Kitagata Lakeside Park
Aug. 14 Echizen City Takefu Central Park
Aug. 16 Sakai City Fukui Prefectural North Special Education School
Aug. 12 Eiheiji Town Matsuoka public hall
Aug. 12 Ikeda Town Ikeda Town Children's House
Aug. 16 Minami Echizen Town Nanjyo Health and Welfare Center
Aug. 16 Echizen Town Echizen Municipal Asahi Comprehensive Playground
Aug. 16 Mihama Town TBD
Aug. 16 Takahama Town Wakamiya Beach
Aug. 16 Ohi Town Ohi-town-natasho-iwanohana Archaeological Museum
Aug. 16 Wakasa Town Wakasa Town Central Public Hall

Flame Gathering in Prefecture

Date City Venue
Aug. 16 Fukui City Happi Terrace

Depart for Tokyo

Date City Venue
Aug. 16 Fukui City Happi Terrace

Flame visits

No implementation

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