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Yanai Goldfish Lantern Festival

1. Yanai Goldfish Lantern Festival

The largest summer festival in Yanai City using ”Goldfish Lanterns”, the regional folk craft of Yanai City.
In the town area and Furuichi with a focus on the Yanai Station street and the white wall townscape of Kanaya, many events are held including the ”Goldfish Lantern Dance”and the ”Goldfish Nightime Parade”which are crowded with many people.
When the thousands of Goldfish Lanterns decorated all over the town are lit, Yanai’s night is wrapped in a magical atmosphere.

August 13, 2018

Location Whole town area of Yanai City Yamaguchi Prefecture
Access (1) It is a 1-minute walk from JR Yanai Station

(2) 20 minute drive from Sanyo Expressway Kuga IC
Website http://www.city-yanai.jp/
Office of Inquiry Yanai Goldfish lantern Festival Council Secretariat (Yanai City Commerce, Industry, and Sightseeing inside of a section) TEL: 0820-22-2111
  • 2. Yanai Goldfish Lantern Festival