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Canyon d'Azur Illumination Event at Caretta Shiodome, Tokyo

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Canyon d'Azur Illumination Event at Caretta Shiodome, Tokyo

“Canyon d’Azur” is a seasonal illumination event held at Caretta Shiodome from Thursday, November 13th, 2014 to Monday, January 12th, 2015. Tokyo’s skyscraper complex where you can find fine restaurants and art facilities, etc. will be covered with thousands of blue LEDs and transform into a magical blue world.

Cloister of Light


A 360-degree illuminated cloister and it will lead you into a 15 m long walkway towards the “Valley of Light”.


Several selfie and photo spots are set up inside the building. Wouldn't you like to get some of the best snapshots of the year at the “Canyon d’Azur” ?

Empreinte d’azur (Blue Light Traces)


Don’t forget a panoramic shot; you can view an entire illumination design here. A must-have screensaver this season.

Rosee d’azur (Flow of Blue Light)


Witness the blue lights flowing into the valley, here.

Sky View


Wanna watch the dazzling night view of the Tokyo Bay from 200 meters atop the Sky View?


26 restaurants/bars offer their original alcoholic beverages inspired by “Canyon d’Azur”. In addition, 9 shops offer special limited items/service.

Blue, Blue, Blue! Explore Tokyo’s newest urban business district after sunset, the magical blue lights will leave you spellbound!

Event Period: Nov.13, 2014 - Jan.12, 2015
Illumination Time: 17:00 - 23:00
Admission: free
Location: 1-8-2 Higashi-shinbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Website: http://www.caretta.jp/event/Illumination2014/about/top.html (in Japanese)