NTT Presents Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay Celebration CONNECTING WITH HOPE

About 10,000 lucky applicants will be selected by lottery
and invited for Osaka and Yokohama!

Application for the Osaka venue has closed on March 10, 2020.
Thank you very much for your applications!

EVENT 
INFORMATION

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay will soon weave its way throughout Japan. As it does, two extraordinary events are happening in Osaka and Yokohama! The events will deliver innovative experiences and productions called the “Experience & Exhibition Program” and the “Stage Program,” which meld sports, music, and traditional Japanese culture under the concept of CONNECTING WITH HOPE-all delivered with the latest communication-service technologies. You won’t believe the famous artists and athletes participating!

STAGE 
PROGRAM

An interactive stage has been developed with
cutting-edge technology (using communication services) for a
variety of performances–from calligraphy to music and dance.

Only people who apply on this site and are selected
as winners in our ticket lottery can enter.

Click here for details

Image is for illustration purpose only.

EXHIBITION 
PROGRAM

Interactive virtual experience using cutting-edge telecommunications
service technology that you can only experience here!

Everyone is welcome to enter.

See details here
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OSAKA

Application for the Osaka venue has closed on March 10, 2020.
Thank you very much for your applications!

Event Date & Time

April 14, 2020(Tue)
15:00 Open, 18:00 Start, 21:00 End

  • * Starting time of the stage program is subject to change depending on the situation on the event day.

Program

  • ・Stage Program 18:00 to 21:00
    (Venue Open at 15:00)
    Only people who apply on this site and are selected as winners in our ticket lottery can enter.
  • ・Experience & Exhibition Program
    (15:00 to 21:00)
    Everyone is welcome to enter.
    • * If you have a Stage Program ticket, admission to the park is free, through a special entrance, starting at 15:00. If you do not have a ticket, entering the Expo ’70 Commemorative Park Natural and Cultural Gardens requires an admission fee (Adult: ¥260, Elementary or Junior High School Student: ¥80) until 16:30.
      For details, visit the site of the Expo ’70 Commemorative Park

Address

Expo ’70 Commemorative Park
Senribanpakukoen, Suita, Osaka Prefecture 565-0826

Number of Invitations

About 5,000 people

Application Period

February 12, 2020 (Wed.) 11:00
to March 10 (Tue.) 17:00

YOKOHAMA

Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse

COMING SOON

Application period for the
Yokohama venue
starts April 20 (Mon.).

Event Date & Time

July 1, 2020(Wed.)
15:00 Open, 17:45 Start, 21:00 End

  • * Event times are subject to change.

Address

Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse
1-1 Shinko, Naka Ward, Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture 231-0001

Number of Invitations

About 5,000 people

Application Period

April 20, 2020 (Mon.)
to May 20 (Wed.)

Yokohama venueApril 20 (Mon.) Application Starts
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Application Overview

NTT Presents Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay Celebration
Stage Program Viewing Invitation

  • * Please read through the "Application Overview" and "Terms of Application" before applying for this campaign.
    (The statement and terms mentioned in the "Application Overview" and "Terms of Application" are applied to this campaign.)
  • Application
    Period

    February 12, 2020 (Wed.) 11:00 to March 10 (Tue.) 17:00

  • Prizes

    NTT Presents Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay Celebration (Osaka venue)
    About 5,000 of those who apply will be selected in a lottery and be invited to see the stage program.

  • Application Requirements

    In order to participate in this campaign, you must agree to the contents of this Application Overview, Important Notes and Terms of Application.

  • Important Notes about Application

    • ・Once the application period ends, winners will be determined by an impartial lottery. Each winner will be sent a winner notification email.
    • ・Announcement of winners is scheduled for late March. However, circumstances may delay the announcement.
    • ・All expenses, such as for data usage, incurred when applying are the responsibility of the applicant.
    • ・Applications can be made via the Web (using a computer or smartphone).
    • ・Duplicate applications will be excluded from the draw. In additional, those who won the Osaka venue will not be able to apply for the Yokohama venue.
    • ・Employees of NTT Group companies and related parties are not eligible to apply.
    • ・Those under 16 years as of the date of the event must be accompanied by their guardians (16 years or above).
      In this case, the guardian’s ticket is also required, please register the guardian as the companion when you apply.
    • ・Please do not bring any children younger than elementary school age into the venue. (Everyone is welcome for the Experience & Exhibition program from 15:00 to 19:00.)
    • ・If you need someone to assist you, that person will also need a ticket, please register that person as the companion when you apply.

Important Notes

  • ・All tickets for this event are electronic e-tickets. (There are no paper tickets.)
  • ・Ticket board will be used for electronic ticketing procedures after winners are selected. Winner will have to access to the URL written in the winning e-mail, enter the necessary information, and then download the electronic ticket (2D code) that is required for the event's entry. For details on how to use ticket board, please visit click here
  • ・If you are one of the lucky winners, and you bring a companion with you on the day, your companion will also receive an e-mail notification. Your companion must access to the URL on the email, enter the necessary information, and download the 2D code required for admission on the day.
  • ・On the day of the event, be sure to bring with you an image of your 2D barcode that you downloaded and saved on your mobile device, or a print-out of your 2D barcode. Please note that you cannot enter the venue if you forget to bring the 2D barcode on the day of the event.
  • ・Please bring a photo ID to confirm your identity when entering the venues, along with bringing your 2D barcode. If you do not have photo ID, please bring 2 forms of proof of your identity, such as your health insurance card, Certificate of Residence, etc. For details, refer to “Required Form(s) of ID to Bring to the Event”. If the event staff cannot confirm the identity of a winner, entry to the venue will be refused.
  • ・All seats are reserved; you cannot choose your seat on a first-come basis. Upon entry, you will receive a new ticket that indicates your seat assignment. The seating assignments are random, regardless of the order of entry. Please keep in mind that seats will not be filled in order from the front to the rear.
  • ・Resale or transfer, such as by auction, to a 3rd party of any rights to participate in events is strictly prohibited. If such activity is discovered, entry to the venue will be refused.
  • ・Some restrictions, such as limiting the number of people who can enter, may be enforced on the day of the event in order to prevent overcrowding and maintain order.
  • ・Congestion is expected. Please take the public transportation and arrive by the opening time.
  • ・Winner will be responsible for the cost of travel to and accommodation at the venue.
  • ・Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT) refuses the entry in the following cases:
  • ① When a person falls under the category of the following: organized crime groups, members of the organized crime groups, organized crime related companies, organizations or persons related thereto, and other anti-social forces (hereinafter referred to as "anti-social forces such as organized crime groups").
  • ② When there is a risk of remarkable inconvenience to other customers and the management of the Secretariat is deemed to be detrimental.
  • ③ When violent demands or demands that are beyond a reasonable scope are requested towards the Secretariat and venue staff.
  • ④ When the person is deemed to be drunk with alcohol and such.
  • ⑤ Non-compliance with the prohibited provisions of the Agreement concerning the event may cause discontinuation of use, exit, and notification measures in the event.

FAQ

Q1.

What is the NTT Presents Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay Celebration?

A1.

This celebration centers around the arrival ceremony of the Olympic Torch Relay and is mainly brought to you by NTT, a Presenting Partner of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay. There is an experience & exhibition program and a stage program. They are held in two locations: Osaka (April 14, 2020) and Yokohama (July 1, 2020).

Q2.

Can I apply for both the Osaka and the Yokohama events?

A2.

One application per person, per venue is accepted. Although you can apply for both venues, you can only be a winner for one of them.

Q3.

Can I bring young children?

A3.

Please do not bringing any children younger than elementary school age into the venue. Also, anyone under age 16 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. In such a case, both the winner and the accompanying person must have tickets.

Q4.

I haven't received the pre-application email.

A4.

You may not have received the email in the normal way due to any of the following reasons:
・Your security and/or email software’s spam blocking functions (which may only allow email from certain domains, etc.) have blocked it
・You cannot receive email because the capacity of your mailbox has been exceeded
・ Your email address was entered incorrectly
If you designate domains from which you can receive email in order to prevent spam, please disable this setting before applying, or designate noreply_celebration@2020.ntt as an address from which to accept email.

Q5.

If the event is canceled, can the winning rights be transferred?

A5.

Resale or transfer, such as by auction, to a 3rd party of any rights related to event participation is strictly prohibited. If such activity is discovered when checking IDs at the entrance, entry will be refused.

Q6.

Wheelchair Access

A6.

To view the event from the wheelchair area, contact the Torch Relay Celebration Secretariat by the date indicated in your winner notification email.

Q7.

Notification If Event Is Cancelled

A7.

The event may be canceled due to circumstances beyond our control, such as severe weather, natural disasters, performers becoming unavailable, etc. We appreciate your understanding. If the event seems likely to be or must be canceled, we will announce it on this site.

Inquiries

Secretariat of the NTT Tokyo 2020
Olympic Torch Relay Celebration

Business Hours: 10:00 to 17:00

excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays
(Until July 10, 2020 (Fri.))

  • * Please ensure that the phone number is correct when dialing.
  • * Please note that it may take some time to receive a reply.
    Also, cannot answer inquiries about the results of the lottery. We appreciate your understanding.