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  • Eastern Area

Moka Floating Lantern Ceremony

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Join the floating lantern festival to see the Japanese culture.

On the evening of August 15, some four thousand floating lanterns (tourou) light up the surface of the waters at Gyoyagawa Mizube Park, imbued with the spirit of prayers to the ancestors and lending the surrounding area a magical atmosphere.

Location Map

Basic Information

Address 4172-1 Daimachi, Moka-city, Tochigi
Telephone Number 0285-82-2012
Website https://www.tochigiji.or.jp/event/6707/
Date August 15, 2020
Venue Main site: Gyoyagawa Mizube Park (4172-1 Daimachi, Moka-city, Tochigi)
Map Code 39 076 639*21

Eastern Area

The eastern area is famous for its abundant flowers and traditional Mashiko pottery. Seasonal charms welcome tourists throughout the year with flowers such as cherry blossoms and wisterias in spring and some of the nation’s most beautiful autumn foliage.

Seasons in Tochigi