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Important notice

The Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Torch Relay will be held from 12 August 2021 until 24 August 2021, during the transition period from the Olympic Games to the Paralympic Games. It will aim to create a festive atmosphere in the run-up to the Paralympic Games while maintaining the momentum generated by the Olympic Games.

Going forward, Tokyo 2020 will coordinate with the authorities in each prefecture regarding the detailed schedule of Flame lighting festivals, departure ceremonies and other ceremonies along the route of the Relay. More information will be available in due course.

As of September 28, 2020

The Hiroshima Prefecture Paralympic Flame Festival will feature the lighting of the flame using methods that are unique to each area of the prefecture, such as the lighting of the flame from the Flame of Peace at the Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima City, to bear the hopes of the people for nuclear disarmament and everlasting world peace.

Regional flame celebration

Date City Venue
TBD Hiroshima City Peace Memorial Park
TBD Kure City TBD
TBD Takehara City Bamboo Joy Highland
TBD Mihara City TBD
TBD Onomichi City TBD
TBD Fukuyama City TBD
TBD Miyoshi City TBD
TBD Fuchu City Fuchu General Gymnasium and others
TBD Shobara TBD
TBD Otake City Starting working continuation support B business establishment Otake Satsuki workshop
TBD Higashihiroshima City Hiroshima Prefectural Rehabiritation center for persons with disabilities Sports exchange center
TBD Hatsukaichi City Hatsukaichi City Hall
TBD Akitakata City Akitakata Citizen Culture Center
TBD Etajima City TBD
TBD Fuchu Town Aki Fuchu Lifelong Learning Center Kusunoki Plaza
TBD Kaita Town Former House of Chiba Family
TBD Kumano Town TBD
TBD Saka Town Saka townspeople Center
TBD Akiota Town Togouchi Fureai Center
TBD Kitahiroshima Town Kitahiroshima town office Oasa branch
TBD Osakikamijima Town Osaki Primary school ground
TBD Sera Town TBD
TBD Jinsekikogen Town Yamanami Culture hall

Flame Gathering in Prefecture

Date City Venue
TBD Hiroshima City Hiroshima Prefectural Sports Center

Depart for Tokyo

Date City Venue
TBD Hiroshima City Hiroshima Prefectural Sports Center

Flame visits