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Toyokawa-City [Cancelled in 2021]
Toyokawa Citizen's Festival "Oiden-sai"

Date : 05/22/2021, 05/23/2021


  • Toyokawa Citizen's Festival "Oiden-sai"
  • Toyokawa Citizen's Festival "Oiden-sai"
  • Toyokawa Citizen's Festival "Oiden-sai"
  • Toyokawa Citizen's Festival "Oiden-sai"

The 2021 Toyokawa Citizen's Festival "Oiden-sai" has been cancelled.

The Toyokawa Citizen's Festival "Oiden-sai" is a large event that stops the city of Toyokawa for two days every year in late May. Besides being a local fair for companies and farmers to show their services and products, the festival has countless attractions and events around the several venues spread around the city. However, the main attraction is the three Yosakoi Dance Events that take place during the festival, for which the Oiden-sai become widely regarded as one of the major dancing festivals in Japan. Teams of dancers perform on several stages and the crowds of spectators, unable to resist the rhythm and dynamism, just simply join in and before you realize it everybody is dancing!

The Oiden-sai Festival is the merging of three traditional festivals that once were annually held in Toyokawa: Commerce Festival, Agriculture Festival and Greening Festival. A fact that largely explains the utter magnitude of the event: in 2015, an estimated 100,000 people, among dancers and audiences took part or the event. For this year’s festival, about 1,800 dancers from all over Japan, divided into approx. 50 teams, are expected to energize the crowds with their moves.

  • Toyokawa Citizen's Festival
  • Toyokawa Citizen's Festival
  • Toyokawa Citizen's Festival

EVENT OVERVIEW

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Date : Annually on the 4th weekend of May
(May 22 (Saturday) and 23 (Sunday), 2021)
*: Held even in the case of light rain
Holding time : 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Place : Toyokawa Park Area (Toyokawa Koen), including Toyokawa City Baseball Field, Toyokawa Gymnasium, and etc.
Location : 〒442-0068
1-78-18 Suwa, Toyokawa-City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
Fee : Admission free of charge
Parking : Available at several locations around the venue, some free of charge
Restrooms : Available
Phone number : 0533-86-4101 (Organization Secretariat)

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ACCESS

  • Access by public transport
    Access by public transport
    10 min. northwards walk from Suwacho Station of the Meitetsu Toyokawa Line (board the train bound for Toyohashi from Meitetsu Nagoya Station, and change trains in Ko).
  • Access by car
    Access by car
    Approx. 15 min. (5km) southwestwards from Toyokawa I.C. of the Tomei Expressway via routes 151, and 5.

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