Bamboo light exhibition Honjo

A beautiful bamboo light exhibition event starts in Honjo tonight, Wednesday November 22nd 2023. They have a bamboo light event like this each May too.

Bamboo Light Exhibition

The ‘BAM’ club of Waseda University organize these annual bamboo light exhibitions. They produced this November’s event with the cooperation of members from the Honjo Daiichi High School Art Club and Saitama Prefectural Kodama High School. Hundreds of bamboo lights will be displayed at the Honjo Civic Culture Hall for five nights from Wednesday November 22nd to Sunday November 26th, from 4.30 pm.

Apart from the beautiful bamboo lights, the students have organized a code deciphering game. If you answer correctly will receive a discount for the BAM club food truck! They will also be selling some bamboo on the night. In addition, they have planned some live performances on a special bamboo stage!


Event: Bamboo Light Exhibition 竹あかり展示

Date: from Wednesday November 22nd to Sunday November 26th 2023

Time: from 4.30 pm to 8 pm, the venue will open from 4 pm.

Cost: there is no admission fee

Venue: Honjo Civic Culture Hall, on Google maps as Honjo City Community Hall, 1422-3 Kitabori, Honjo, Saitama 367-0031. View on Google Maps.


The venue is about a 20 to 25 minute walk from both Honjo Waseda Bullet Train (Shinkansen) Station and Honjo Station.

Official event page.

Find even more events on this weekend here.

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