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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 Osaka Prefecture Paralympic Flame Festival will feature flame lighting in various parts of Osaka Prefecture, and the flames will be brought together at the Osaka Prefectural Center for the Promotion of Exchange for People with Impairments (Fine Plaza Osaka) in Sakai City, the central hub for para-sports in the prefecture, after which a departure ceremony will be held in Osaka City.
Regional flame celebration
Flame Gathering in Prefecture
|TBD||Sakai City||Osaka Prefectural Center for the Promotion of Exchange for People with Disabilities Fine Plaza Osaka|
Depart for Tokyo