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Marunouchi Illuminations 2009 ~ With 850,000 champagne-colored LED lights ~

Marunouchi will once again be transformed into a brilliant sea of lights with holiday illuminations Nov. 12 through Feb. 14, 2010, hosted by Mitsubishi Estate, with thousands of colorful lights.

The famed fashion street Naka-dori Ave., which connects the Yurakucho and Otemachi areas, will be illuminated with over 850,000 champagne-colored LED lights.  In line with Mitsubishi Estate’s efforts in eco-friendly initiatives, lights will only use green electricity—i.e. solar energy and wind power.

Marunouchi Illumination

 When:         Thursday, Nov. 12, 2009* ~ Sunday, Feb. 14, 2010

                     Open daily from 5:00 p.m. ~ 11:00 p.m.

                     (Lights will be illuminated until midnight Dec. 1 ~ Dec. 31)

Location:     Naka-dori Ave. and surrounding areas in Marunouchi

Admission: Free

* Light up ceremony to be held on Nov. 12, 2009

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