Prefecture 30 of 47
12 - 15 Aug.

The Hiroshima Prefecture Paralympic Flame Festival will feature the lighting of the flame using methods that are unique to each area of the prefecture, such as the lighting of the flame from the Flame of Peace at the Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima City, to bear the hopes of the people for nuclear disarmament and everlasting world peace.

Regional flame celebration

Date City Venue
Aug. 15 Hiroshima City Peace Memorial Park
Aug. 13 Kure City Yamato Wharh Park(Yamato Museum)
Aug. 15 Takehara City Bamboo Joy Highland
Aug. 13 Mihara City Mihara Region Plaza
Aug. 15 Onomichi City Hiroshima Prefectural Bingo Sports Park
Aug. 13 Fukuyama City Ashida River Kawamachi Square
Aug. 12 Miyoshi City Hiroshima Prefectural Miyoshi Fudoki no Oka Park
Aug. 15 Fuchu City Hajimari no Hiroba
Aug. 14 Shobara City TBD
Aug. 14 Otake City Otake Hall
Aug. 14 Higashihiroshima City Hiroshima Prefectural Rehabiritation center for persons with disabilities Sports exchange center
Aug. 12 Hatsukaichi City Hatsukaichi City Hall
Aug. 15 Akitakata City Akitakata Citizen Culture Center
Aug. 15 Etajima City Waku Waku Center
Aug. 15 Fuchu Town Aki Fuchu Lifelong Learning Center Kusunoki Plaza
Aug. 15 Kaita Town Furusato Museum
Aug. 15 Kumano Town Sakakiyama Shrine
Aug. 15 Saka Town Saka townspeople Center
Aug. 15 Akiota Town Togouchi Fureai Center
Aug. 15 Kitahiroshima Town Oasa Chiikizukuri Center
Aug. 14 Osakikamijima Town TBD
Aug. 13 Sera Town Sera Town Hall
Aug. 13 Jinsekikogen Town TBD

Flame Gathering in Prefecture

Date City Venue
Aug. 15 Hiroshima City Hiroshima Orizuru Tower

Depart for Tokyo

Date City Venue
Aug. 15 Hiroshima City Hiroshima Orizuru Tower

Flame visits