Kansai Information

Grand opening of Festival of the light in Osaka 2013!

   The Osaka Hikari-Renaissance 2013 of Nakanoshima and Mido-suji Illumination 2013 will comprise as the core program while establishing a thematic relation between all areas including other light-up programs at eight areas in Osaka City.
   The Osaka Hikari-Renaissance features a magnificent 3D mapping in combination with lighting and music, to be presented on the main wall of Osaka City Central Public Hall; in Nakanoshima Park there will be a fantastic illumination inspired by rose flowers and bird's wings in motion
   The Mido-suji Illumination will relax and comforts viewers' minds with a 1.9 km-long illumination with brilliant blue, pink, white and yellow color lighting of the ginkgo trees on Mido-suji, one of Osaka’s major thoroughfares. This year, an impressive images of Osaka culture will be displayed in shadow pictures and lighting, on a wall of Osaka City Hall.

Come and enjoy the illumination City of Osaka.

[ Osaka Hikari-Renaissance 2013 ]
Dates: Sunday, December 15 to Wednesday, December 25
* Note that Miotsukushi Promenade lighting are scheduled as below:
Preview lighting: Sunday, December 1 to Saturday, December 14
Closing lighting: Thursday, December 25 to Sunday, January 19, 2014

Mido-suji Illumination 2013 ]
Dates: Sunday, December 1 to Sunday, January 19, 2014
  * Note that photographing spots are available from December 15 to January 19, 2014
   at Yodoyabashi odona, Keihanshin Midosuji Bldg, Hommachi Garden City,
   Hommachi-Minami Garden City and Epson Osaka Bldg.

Contact : Festival of the light in OSAKA Executive Committee Office
Phone or E-mail +81-6-6282-5919