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Updated: June 18, 2020

Koganei Awa-odori Dance Competition 小金井阿波おどり大会

Honcho, Koganei-shi, Tokyo | Daytime: Koganei Miyaji Music Hall | Nighttime: Plaza outside the North Exit of Musashi-Koganei Station, North Exit of Koganei-Kaido Avenue, Musako Road, and rotary outside the South Exit
Mid July 2020

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Note: This event will not take place in 2020.

Every year, the Koganei Awa-odori Dance Competition marks summer season in Koganei. Many dance troupes from Koganei and across Japan participate to show off their best dance moves. From orthodox traditional styles to New Wave, many variations of the Awa-odori dance are performed here. Enjoy the bustling energy of the crowds, feel the vibrations of the taiko drums, and hear bells and enthusiastic voices resounding through the streets. Don't forget to try the drinks and kakigori (shaved ice) at the refreshment stalls!

   © Koganei Awaodori Promotion Association

© Koganei Awaodori Promotion Association

How to Get There

  • Musashi-koganei Station
    JR Chuo Line


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Outlying Area

Mitaka, Musashino & Around


Opening Hours

  • Daytime: 14:00 - 17:30 (Scheduled)
    Nighttime: 18:00 - 21:00 (Scheduled)
  • *Future events are scheduled for the fourth Saturday and Sunday of July.

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