» Urayasu Festival 2017«
Date: September 16 (Sat.) and 17 (Sun.)
Location: Symbol Road (Hinode and Akemi areas), Sogo Park, Meikai University, Shin-Urayasu Station Plaza
Making good use of the excellent local resources and appeal of Urayasu, such as its culture, industry, and urban infrastructure, the city will be holding Urayasu Festival 2017. The festival aims to achieve the ideal of “Creating an Attractive Urayasu” by promoting cultural exchange with communities across Japan and abroad, working toward creating a hometown that residents can be proud of, and creating and stabilizing the local economy.
Note: For more information, please visit the Urayasu City Website. http://urayasufestival.com/
Shin-Urayasu Station Area
Information booths, reception booth to participate as a haneto in the Aomori Nebuta Festival parade, and booths
featuring local specialties from around Japan.
Sogo Park Area
Booths for gourmet cuisines, stage performances, festival stalls for children, and more.
Parade (on the 17th only)
Opening Ceremony (from 2:30 p.m.)
Part 1: City Resident Parade (from 3 p.m.)
Urayasu Happy Children’s Parade, “Join the Urayasu Dance!” Yosakoi Soran dance performance, and more
Part 2: Dance Parade (from around 4 p.m.)
Nagasaki Kunchi, Morioka Sansa Dance, Shibukawa Belly-Button Dance, Tokushima Awa-Odori Dance, Kuroishi
Yosare Dance, Gujo Hachiman Bon Odori Dance, and more
Part 3: Parade of Floats (from around 5:50 p.m.)
Akita Kanto Lantern Festival and Aomori Nebuta Festival (parade float and haneto dancers)