Aug/24 - 25, 2019 Harajuku Omotesando Super Yosakoi Festival4.2
from 8/24 '19 to 8/25 '19
Harajuku Omotesando Super Yosakoi Festival is a festival that brings the traditional yosakoi dance from its birthplace of Kochi Prefecture to Harajuku and Omotesando, the center of cutting-edge fashion in Tokyo.
“Yosakoi Naruko dance” exhibitions and festivals introduction are held at 4stages/ 2 street. Approximately 6,000 dancers of 110 teams gather at Omotesando every year from all over Japan. They perform individual enthusiastic “Yosakoi Naruko Dance”. Naruko is a wooden hand clapper used for scaring birds in old times, and today used as a rhythm instrument for Yosakoi Festival. The “Super Yosakoi” celebrates 18th festival in this year. It now establishes the status as one of the biggest Yosakoi events.
The dance performance areas are, Harajuku Stage, Yoyogi Park Stage, Jingukaikan Stage, Street in front of NHK, Omotesando Avenue, and Yoyogi-no-mori bonodori Venue.
Date: August 24 & 25, 2019
Hours: 10:00am～8:00pm *until 5:30pm on 25th Aug.
Venue: Omotesando, Meiji Jingu Shrine, Yoyogi Park, and more
Access: Harajuku Station, Meiji-jingu-mae Station, Omotesando Station
PurposeFestivals,should go,easily accessible,Gourmet,parade,Traditional folk,experience,shrine/temple,major,let's hang out!
Airport/Sta. Harajuku Sta. (about 300m) Google Transit