Chiyoda Ward Tourism News Letter November 2020 issue Chiyoda charm dispatch magazine [6 selections of “superb view illuminations” that Chiyoda Ward is proud of! ]


Introducing carefully selected famous places, including illuminations of "the largest in Tokyo" and "extended lighting time"!

This newsletter provides seasonal attractions such as sightseeing, products, history, art, and culture in Chiyoda Ward.

Here are 6 illuminations to be held in Chiyoda Ward.

\ The warmth of light felt in the office district /

[1] Marunouchi Illuminations
Lighting time is extended by 2 hours! Winter tradition in the Marunouchi area

Marunouchi Illuminations

On Marunouchi Nakadori, which is about 1.2km long with brand shops , more than 330 roadside trees are lit up with about 1.2 million LEDs of Marunouchi's original color "Champagne Gold" that shines elegantly . Brilliantly colors the office district Marunouchi. Compared to last year, the lighting time has been shortened by 2 hours, and consideration has been given to avoiding congestion by distributing the viewing time.

■ Period: November 5, 2020-February 14, 2021
■ Lighting time: 15: 00-23: 00 * December 15: 00-24: 00 (planned)
■ Location: Marunouchi Nakadori, around Tokyo Station, Otemachi Nakadori

[2] Marunouchi Bright Christmas 2020 ~ LOVE & WISHES ~
Environmentally friendly people and earth-friendly Christmas illuminations

Marunouchi Bright Christmas

This year's theme is "LOVE & WISHES". With gratitude for the earth and feelings for loved ones, we will actively incorporate environmentally friendly materials to create Christmas illuminations that are kind to people and the earth and are full of "love and hope."

■ Period: November 5th to December 25th, 2020
■ Lighting time: Varies depending on the location
■ Location: Marunouchi Building, Shin-Marunouchi Building, Marunouchi Brick Square, Marunouchi Oazo, etc.

\ It's like a movie world! & Experience an unknown experience with light attractions! /

[3] HIBIYA Magic Time Illumination

Have a magical moment in the city of art

HIBIYA Magic Time Illumination

This year's concept is "a magical moment." Because Hibiya is a city where you can enjoy a dreamlike time as a city of movies and theater, we will deliver such a "magical moment" that you can spend the moment you are here forgetting your daily life. In addition, this year, the entire venue will be unified in candle color, wrapping the venue in a glittering world.

■ Period: November 17, 2020-February 14, 2021
■ Lighting time: 17: 00-23: 00
■ Location: Hibiya Nakadori, Tokyo Midtown Hibiya, Hibiya Chanter

Traditional craft "Mizuhiki" tree & hands-on illumination


In "WHITE KITTE", "Interactive Step Tree" is newly introduced, where you can enjoy the attractions of light while maintaining the social distance in the tree of Japanese traditional craft "Mizuhiki" woven by craftsmen one by one . When you step on the 16 circles under the tree, it is an experience-based content with the addition of a mechanism that the illuminations work together to shine .

■ Period: November 18th to December 25th, 2020
■ Lighting time: 17: 10-21: 10 (every 30 minutes each time for 5 minutes)
■ Location: JP Tower Commercial Facility "KITTE"

\ Enjoy slowly until midnight! /

[5] UDX Illumination 2020

Illuminate the city of Akihabara with two colors of light and 270,000 lights

UDX Illumination 2020

This year's theme is "HAPPY WINTER ~ Feelings dance. To the world of dreams ~". A total of 270,000 lights placed in the Akihabara UDX restaurant & shop Akiba Ichi, etc. The city of Akihabara will be colored with projection mapping near the entrance.

■ Period: November 11, 2020-February 28, 2021

■ Lighting time: 16: 30-24: 00
■ Location: Akihabara UDX

[6] Winter Wonderland 2020
The glittering light of 130,000 balls dyes the hotel

Winter Wonderland 2020

Approximately 130,000 LEDs wrap around the entire hotel and invite you to the world of Christmas, "Winter Wonderland 2020". It is one of the largest winter illuminations in Tokyo , with a site area of 20,000 tsubo and Hotel New Otani, which has a site area of about 10 km, dyed in a Christmas mood, including a Japanese garden that glitters with a history of 400 years .

■ Period: October 23, 2020-March 1, 2021
■ Lighting time: 16: 00-26: 00
■ Location: Hotel New Otani

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