Soon we can enjoy “Urayasu Festival 2017”.
Details about the festival of 2017 are as follows!
Dates: September 16 (Sat.) and 17 (Sun.), 2017
Location: In front of Shin-Urayasu Station, Sogo Park, and Symbol Road (on 2017, 17th only)
Shin-Urayasu Station Area Entertainment
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 Entertainment
Booths for gourmet cuisines, stage performances, festival stalls for children, and more special events!
Parade show on September 17th
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, etc.
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, etc.
Part 3: Parade of Floats (from around 5:50 p.m.)
Akita Kanto Lantern Festival and Aomori Nebuta Festival (parade float and haneto dancers)
Note: There will be a pre-performance event at Urayasu Station and Shin-Urayasu Station on the 16th. For more information such as the event times, check the Urayasu City website.
Free Shuttle Bus on the 16th and 17th
Free shuttle buses will be in operation, running every 15 minutes and linking every event site.
Shin-Urayasu Area (Near Irifune pedestrian overpass)
To the site: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
From the site: 12 noon to 6 p.m. (on the 16th); 12 noon to 8 p.m. (on the 17th)
Note: Other than the abovementioned areas, there is a free shuttle bus from near Urayasu Station on the Tozai Line (in front of Chiba Bank on Yanagi-dori Street) to each area. Check the Urayasu City website for more information.
*information source: from Urayasu City