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Updated: February 1, 2024

Setagaya Boro-ichi (Flea Market) 世田谷のボロ市

1 Setagaya, Setagaya City, Tokyo
2023-12-15 - 2024-1-16

Note: The 2023 installment of this event has already taken place.

The Setagaya Boro-ichi flea market has been held since 1578, and is now
officially recognized as one of Tokyo’s Intangible Folk Cultural Properties. "Boro" is the Japanese term for old fabric scraps, which were the main items traded at the market in the past. Today, many vendors set up stalls selling a variety of items, from daily necessities and accessories to toys and plants. While browsing, many visitors enjoy snacking on daikan mochi, a type of freshly-made rice cake. A number of stalls also sell antiques and used clothing, referencing the origins of the market.

Schedule: December 15-16, 2023 and January 15-16, 2024.

Your current location:

Western Tokyo


Opening Hours

  • 9:00~20:00
  • Occurs annually on January 15-16 and December 15-16.

Please check the official event website for the latest updates on opening dates and times, prices, and other information.