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KYOCERA Headquarters Illumination & Concert 2017

190,000 LEDs to produce ethereal & fantastic world

November 27, 2017
Kyocera Corporation (President: Hideo Tanimoto) announced the opening of its annual illumination event which will be held from December 1 through December 25 at its global headquarters in Kyoto, Japan. A seasonal outdoor lighting event, Kyocera has been presenting festive lighting in the public space in front of its building and a giant Christmas tree display to help invigorate the local community ever since the company’s headquarters were relocated in 1998. Since 2006, the area in the public garden in front of the building have been illuminated by LEDs to produce an ethereal and fantastic nighttime scene with roughly 190,000 LEDs of various colors and a festive 86-meter giant Christmas tree* that is created on the east and west sides of the building by utilizing office window lights and decorations.
* Giant Christmas tree illumination starts on Monday, December 11.

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Illumination scenes in 2016

For details and to see more photos, please visit: http://www.kyocera.co.jp/illumination/ (Japanese only)

There will also be a classical concert performed by the Kyoto Seibo Gakuin Junior High School / Senior High School hand-bell and chorus clubs. Come to enjoy the heart-warming voices and harmonious sound of the hand-bells while viewing the beautiful night illumination.
Date: December 21 (Thu) 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. (tentative)
Location: Kyocera headquarters lobby on the 1st floor

Event Kyocera Headquarters Illumination 2017
Dates LED Illumination: Dec. 1 (Fri) - Dec. 25 (Mon)
Giant Christmas Tree: Dec. 11 (Mon) - 25 (Mon)
Hours 5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location Kyocera headquarters building, the garden area in front of the main entrance
6 Takeda Tobadono-cho, Fushimi-ku, Kyoto-shi, Japan 612-8501
http://global.kyocera.com/company/csr/others/headquarter/index.html
Access
From Kyoto Station Hachijyoguchi exit, take REX bus to Pulse Plaza/Kyocera-mae stop (15 min.)
From Takeda Station (Kintetsu Line / Kyoto Subway Karasuma Line), exit the north-west exit and take a city bus to Pulse Plaza-mae stop (5 min.)
From Kintetsu Line Fushimi Station 10 minute walk
From Keihan Line Chushojima Station, take a city bus to Pulse Plaza-mae stop (10 min.)
Parking Public transportation is recommended. Please use nearby coin parking lots if coming by private car.

Access Map
Photo: Access Map