Dezome Shiki -New Year's Fire Review-

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posted on June 20, 2016

Tokyo Fire Department holds an annual ceremony of firefighting and rescue demonstrations.

The New Year's Fire Review, Dezome-shiki in Japanese, will be held on early January every year since 1659, two years after a devastating fire left two thirds of the capital in ashes. Tokyo Fire Department starts the ceremony with a parade featuring fire trucks and choppers, then moving on to a rescue drills. There are also performances of ladder-top stunts by the Edo Firemanship Preservation Association.

*Event dates and programs may be subject to change.

Access:
7 mins walk from Linkai Line, Kokusai Tenjijyo Station
3 mins walk from Yurikamome Line, Kokusai Tenjijyo Seimon-Mae Station

Date Time Entry Address
Early Jan, 2017 Free 3-11-1 Ariake, Koto-ku, Tokyo
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