Le Pont International Music Festival  Ako & Himeji 2018

Ticket Sales

Standard ticket

Price: 1,000 yen per ticket (All seats reserved, tax included)
  • Ticket sales start from August 10th (Fri).
  • 2 tickets maximum per person for each performance of the concerts in Himeji City (Ni-no-maru Bailey of Himeji Castle, Shoshazan Engyoji Temple, and Parnassus Hall)
  • 4 tickets maximum per person for each performance of the concerts in Ako City (Ako Harmony Hall)

Ticket sales over the counter (9 am to 5 pm)

The sales method at the counter has been changed.

Hall How to collect your tickets
[Himeji] Himeji City Culture Center Pay at the counter
[Ako] Ako City Culture Center

* Tickets are not sold at Parnassus Hall or Himeji Caspa Hall.
* Tickets for the concerts in Himeji City (Ni-no-maru Bailey of Himeji Castle, Shoshazan Engyoji Temple, and Parnassus Hall) are sold one concert at a time. If you would like to purchase tickets for multiple concerts, please return to the back of the line to purchase tickets for further concerts.

  • Example 1: If you would like to purchase tickets for the two concerts on October 10th (Wed) and 11th (Thu) at the Ni-no-maru Bailey of Himeji Castle, please purchase tickets for one of those dates, and then please return to the back of the line to buy tickets for the other date.
  • Example 2: If you would like to purchase tickets for the two concerts on October 7th (Sun) and 8th (Mon, National Holiday) at Ako Harmony Hall, you can purchase tickets for both dates at the same time.
  • Example 3: If you would like to purchase tickets for two concerts on October 7th (Sun) at Ako Harmony Hall and 10th (Wed) at the Ni-no-maru Bailey of Himeji Castle, please purchase tickets for one of those dates, and then please return to the back of the line to buy tickets for the other date.

Ticket reservation by phone (9 am to 5 pm)

  How to collect tickets
Phone number to reserve tickets for concerts in Ako City TEL 0791-43-5144 Cash on Delivery

* Reservation is only available from 1 pm to 5 pm on August 10th (Fri).
* The delivery fee is charged separately.
* Tickets for concerts in Himeji City are not sold over the phone.

LAWSON Ticket (Available from 10 am on August 10th (Fri))

L code 56780 *The service fee is charged separately.
How to purchase How to collect tickets
By Phone 0570-084-005 (24 hour automated phone service)
0570-000-407 (from 10 am to 8 pm, operators)
Store pick up (LAWSON, MINISTOP), Delivery
Purchase at a store http://l-tike.com/guide/loppi.html Store pick up (LAWSON, MINISTOP)
On the Internet http://l-tike.com/ (Sign-up required) (Available 24 hours) Store pick up (LAWSON, MINISTOP), Delivery

Ticket PIA (Available from 10 am on August 10th (Fri))

P Code 115-703 *The service fee is charged separately.
How to purchase How to collect tickets
By Phone 0570-02-9999 Available 24 hours Store pick up (PIA, 7-Eleven, FamilyMart), Delivery
Purchase at a store http://t.pia.jp/guide/retail.jsp Store pick up (PIA, 7-Eleven, Circle K Sunkus)
On the Internet http://t.pia.jp/ Available 24 hours Store pick up (PIA, 7-Eleven, FamilyMart), Delivery

Parent-Child Pair Tickets (Please use a double postcard with paid postage attached for reply.)

Fee: 1,000 yen (tax included) for 2 tickets as a pair
Applicable concerts Ako Harmony Hall (Second floor seats) on October 7th (Sun) and October 8th (Mon, National Holiday): 12 pairs 24 seats each day (Total 24 pairs 48 seats)
Parnassus Hall on October 14th (Sun): 25 pairs 50 seats
Application deadline July 18th (Wed) (Must be postmarked on or before the deadline.)
*If there are too many applications, there will be a lottery. We will inform you of the lottery results by return postcard.
Application method
  1. A pair has to consist of a guardian (high school student or older/The person does not have to be the parent) and a child (elementary or junior high school student).
  2. A pair cannot share a postcard with other pairs and must use one postcard for one concert date only.
  3. If a pair sends more than one application for one concert, the applications become invalid.
  4. A pair can apply for each concert.
  5. Pre-school children cannot be included in a pair.
  6. A pair’s identities will be verified at the entrance.
How to fill out a double postcard
When applying for Ako Harmony Hall
Outgoing mail
[Front] 864 Nakahiro, Ako City, 670-0232
To: Ako Harmony Hall “Ako International Music Festival”
[Back] Applicant’s postal code, address, name (names and ages of the two, and school grade level), and phone number
Write “Parent-Child Pair Ticket for October 7th” or “Parent-Child Pair Ticket for October 8th” on the application, or it will not be valid.
Return mail
[Front] Applicant’s postal code, address and name
[Back] Leave it blank.

When applying for Parnassus Hall
Outgoing mail
[Front] 426-1 Nishi Nobusue, Himeji City 670-8544
To: Himeji Cultural and International Exchange Foundation “Himeji International Music Festival”
[Back] Applicant’s postal code, address, name (names and ages of the two, and school grade level), and phone number
Write “Parent-Child Pair Ticket for October 14th” on the application, or it will not be valid.
Return mail
[Front] Applicant’s postal code, address and name
[Back] Leave it blank.

Tickets for the settlement and independence area (Please apply using a double postcard with paid postage attached for reply.)

Fee: 1, 000 yen per ticket (tax included)
Applicable concert 80 Seats available for the concert at Ako Harmony Hall on October 7th (Sun)
Number of tickets allowed per person 4 tickets maximum per person
Application deadline July 18th (Wed) (Must be postmarked on or before the deadline.)
* If there are too many applications, there will be a lottery. We will inform you of the lottery results by return postcard.
Application method
  1. Only residents in Bizen City or Kamigori Town can apply.
  2. One applicant can only send one postcard. If an applicant sends more than one postcard, applications will become invalid.
How to fill out a double postcard
Outgoing mail
[Front] 864 Nakahiro, Ako City, 670-0232
To: Ako Harmony Hall “Ako International Music Festival”
[Back] Applicant’s postal code, address, name, phone number,
“Tickets for the settlement and independence area” and desired number of tickets
Return mail
[Front] Applicant’s postal code, address and name
[Back] Leave it blank.

* Your personal information such as address and name will not be used for any other purpose besides the delivery of the tickets.
*Pre-school children cannot enter.
*If it rains, the concerts at the Specially Erected Stages in the Ni-no-maru Bailey of Himeji Castle and Shoshazan Engyoji Temple may be moved to Parnassus Hall.