Prefecture 39 of 47
12 - 16 Aug.

The Kumamoto Prefecture Paralympic Flame Festival will feature flame lighting in various locations throughout the prefecture, towns and villages throughout the prefecture, with the flames from throughout the prefecture being brought together to Kumamoto City, etc., where flame gathering ceremonies, flame visits and a departure ceremony will be held.

(*Seven cities, towns and villages will jointly carry out flame lighting: Aso City, Minamioguni Town, Oguni Town, Ubuyama Village, Takamori Town, Minamiaso Village and Nishihara Village.)

Regional flame celebration

Date City Venue
TBD Kumamoto City TBD
Aug. 12 Yatsushiro City Yatsushiro General Gymnasium
Aug. 12 Minamata City MInamata Regional Park (Shiosai Plaza Eco Park Minamata)
Aug. 14 Tamana City Shiso Kanakuri Residence and Museum
Aug. 15 Yamaga City Brewery Parking
Aug. 14 Kikuchi City Shisui Koshi park(Confucius park)
Aug. 15 Uto City Uto City Veterans Memorial
Aug. 12 Kamiamakusa City
Amakusa City
Reihoku Town
Amakusa Civic Center
Aug. 12 Uki City Uki City Office
Aug. 14 Koshi City No venue
Aug. 12 Misato Town Misato town chuo community center
Aug. 13 Nagomi Town Mikawa Multipurpose Ground
Aug. 13 Nankan Town Social Welfare Corporation Usumakai: supports Usumaen,
a facility for people with disabilities,
andYoko Gakuen, a facility for children with disabilities
Aug. 13 Nagasu Town Kingyo to Koi no Sato Square
Aug. 13 Ozu Town UWAIDE PARK
Aug. 12 Kikuyou Town Main entrance of Kikuyo town office
TBD Kashima Town Shopping center
TBD Kosa Town Midorikawa Riverside Park
Aug. 13 Yamato Town Tsujunkyo
Aug. 12 Aso City
Minamioguni Town
Oguni Town
Ubuyama Village
Takamori Town
Minamiaso Village
Nishihara Village
National Aso Youth Friendship Center

Flame Gathering in Prefecture

Date City Venue
Aug. 16 Kumamoto City Park Dome Kumamoto

Depart for Tokyo

Date City Venue
Aug. 16 Kumamoto City Park Dome Kumamoto

Flame visits