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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

Flames will be lit at 19 cities, combined and depart from Yamaguchi City.

Regional flame celebration

Date City Venue
TBD Shimonoseki City TBD
TBD Ube City UBE Biennale Sculpture Hill, Tokiwa Park
TBD Yamaguchi City TBD
TBD Hagi City Hagi City General Welfare Center
TBD Hofu City Hofu Tenmangu Shrine
TBD Kudamatsu City TBD
TBD Iwakuni City Nishikigawa's Riverbed near the KINTAIKYO Bridge
TBD Hikari City Hikari City General Welfare & Health Center "AI-Park Hikari"
TBD Nagato City TBD
TBD Yanai CIty TBD
TBD Mine City TBD
TBD Sanyo-onoda City TBD
TBD Suo-Oshima Town Welfare service business operators
for persons with disabilities "Satsuki-en"
TBD Waki Town Waki center for early childhood education and care
TBD Kaminoseki Town TBD
TBD Tabuse Town Tabuse Town Office
TBD Hirao Town TBD
TBD Abu Town Abu Town Office

Flame Gathering in Prefecture

Date City Venue
TBD Yamaguchi City TBD

Depart for Tokyo

Date City Venue
TBD Yamaguchi City TBD

Flame visits

No implementation