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Updated: May 31, 2019

Chiyoda Lantern-Floating Event (Noryo no Yube) 千代田区 納涼の夕べ

Chidorigafuchi boating area, 2-3 Chiyoda City, Tokyo
Mid July 2020

In order to prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), various facilities around Tokyo may change their operating days or hours. In addition, some events may be canceled or postponed. Please check official facility or event websites for the latest updates and information.

Roughly 600 lanterns illuminate the water of the Imperial Palace moat against the backdrop of Kitanomaru Park. Those with reservations may ride a boat from the Chidorigafuchi boating area to set the lanterns on the water.

If you don't wish to ride a boat, 300 lanterns will be available for guests to purchase and write their wishes on.

How to Get There

  • Kudanshita Station | 10 mins on foot
    Tozai Line | Hanzomon Line | Toei Shinjuku Line


Your current location:

Central Tokyo

Kanda & Jimbocho


Opening Hours

  • 19:00- (scheduled)
  • *For start and finish times, visit the official website.
    Start accepting: June 5 (Wednesday)
  • Note: In the event of rain, the ceremony will be held on July 27 (Saturday).

Please check the official event website for the latest updates on opening dates and times, prices, and other information.