The Tokyo Motor Show will take the opportunity of its move to Tokyo Big Sight to hold a stamp rally with the cooperation of the Rinkai Fukutoshin Machizukuri (Tokyo Waterfront Community Development) Council.
It will feature characters from the Disney animated feature film "Cars 2", popular with children and a wide range of age groups. This is a tie-up program with the Walt Disney Company (Japan) Ltd., commemorating the release of Cars 2 on Blu-Ray and DVD.
The event will be held at the same time as the 42nd Tokyo Motor Show 2011 in order to attract visitors, and draw them to Machizukuri Council member establishments and stores, helping vitalize the Tokyo waterfront area.
Saturday, December 3 – Sunday, December 11 (9 days)
Cars 2 original stamps will be placed in Machizukuri Council member establishments and stores. Rally challengers will visit these 16 stamp locations, including Yurikamome and Rinkai line stations and various establishments, stamping their stamp rally cards. Challengers who stamp their stamp rally cards with 4 stamps will receive commemorative clear folders. Challengers will also be able to try for a second prize via a slot game, with the number of chances they are given depending on the number of stamps they have collected. Winners will be given original Cars 2 merchandise.
* Prize exchange stations are planned for the Atrium in the Tokyo Motor Show venue, as well as in Aqua City Odaiba.
Stamp rally cards can be obtained at Yurikamome and Rinkai line stations and other facilities.
Collect 4 or more of the 16 stamps located at Machizukuri Council member establishments.
Participants who have collected four or more stamps can bring their stamp rally cards to the prize exchange station in the Tokyo Motor Show venue Atrium, or to the prize exchange station in Aqua City Odaiba. The first 10,000 will be given a prize for participation. (The stamp rally will continue through- out the show, even after all prizes have been given out)）
People bringing receipts for purchases of 1,000 yen or more in the designated stores can try their hands at the roulette slot game. For every 4 stamps, challengers can try one time, for a maximum total of 4. The total of 100 people will receive original Cars 2 merchandise.
A life-sized Lightning McQueen will be on display in the Tokyo Motor Show Atrium.
* Contents are subject to change without advance notification.
To mark the occasion of the Tokyo Motor Show’s return to Tokyo after 24 years, a “Working Cars and
Trucks Exhibition” will be held by the Tokyo Rinkai Holdings Group, further enlivening the Tokyo waterfront
area, as well as the motor show itself.
Japan has been struck by unprecedented natural disasters over the course of the year, from the Great East Japan Earthquake to massive typhoons. This event will feature vehicles which are used in response to large scale and day-to-day emergencies, supporting people's daily lives. It will also feature kit cars for visitors to enjoy viewing.
|Dates||Saturday, December 10 and Sunday, December 11|
|Venue||East Promenade, Symbol Promenade Park|
|Exhibition Vehicles||Fire engines, kit cars, etc.|
Tokyo Rinkai Holdings Co., Ltd., Tokyo Big Sight Inc., Tokyo Waterfront New Transit YURIKAMOME, Tokyo Teleport Center, Inc., Tokyo Port Terminal Corporation, Tokyo Rinkai Heat Supply Corporation
The "Odaiba Rainbow Fireworks", held in 2007, will make its return to Odaiba. As this year's fireworks are planned to begin at 19:00 on Saturdays throughout December (December 3, December 10, December 17, and December 24), visitors to the Tokyo Motor Show will be able to enjoy the fireworks on December 3 and December 10.
|Dates||Dec. 3 (Sat), Dec. 10 (Sat), Dec. 17 (Sat), Dec. 24 (Sat) (4 days)
* Will be cancelled in the event of heavy rain.
|Time||19:00 – 19:10|
|Location||Fireworks will be launched from a station offshore of Odaiba's "Statue of Liberty"|
|Organizer||"Odaiba Rainbow Fireworks 2011" Executive Committee
Aqua City Odaiba / Decks Tokyo Beach / Fuji TV / Tokyo Coca-Cola Bottling / Hotel Nikko Tokyo / Hotel Grand Pacific Le Daiba / Tokyo Rinkai Holdings Group (Tokyo Rinkai Holdings, Tokyo Big Sight, YURIKAMOME, Tokyo Teleport Center, Tokyo Port Terminal, Tokyo Rinkai Heat Supply Corporation)
|Co-sponsor||Rinkai Fukutoshin Machizukuri Council|
|Cooperation||Tokyo Cruise Ship / Mori Building|
|Support||Tokyo Metropolitan Government Bureau of Port and Harbor / Tokyo Seaside Story|
As part of the Tokyo Motor Show's efforts to facilitate show visitors' side trips to the surrounding Tokyo waterfront area, the Tokyo Motor Show News will contain discount coupons to nearby commercial facilities, such as restaurants. Coupons for the following establishments are planned to be offered.
(1) Hotel Nikko Tokyo, (2) Aqua City Odaiba Mediage, (3) Decks Tokyo Beach Tokyo Joypolis, (4) Hotel Grand Pacific Le Daiba, (5) Fuji TV, (6) Daiba Frontier Building, (7) the SOHO, (8) Aomi Frontier Building, (9) Telecom Center Building, (10) VenusFort, (11) History Garage, (12) Palette Town, (13) Panasonic Center Tokyo, (14) Hotel Sunroute Ariake, (15) Tokyo Fashion Town (TFT) Building, (16) Ariake Frontier Building, (17) Ariake Park Building, (18) Tokyo Bay Ariake Washington Hotel, (19) Tokyo Big Sight