It is the largest eisa dance festival in Okinawa held every year on Kokusai Street on the first Sunday of August.
Started in 1995, it is Naha’s definitive summer event.
Open to the public, 1,000 dancers, including dancers from approximately 70 youth and children’s associations in the prefecture, fill Naha’s Kokusai Street with energetic dancing.
|Date||August 4 Pre-night festival eve 17:30-19:00 Palette Kumoji Square
August 5 Night festival eve 16:00-18:00 Saion Square
August 6 Parade 13:00-18:30
|Location (venue)||Kokusai Street|
|Address||3-2-10 Makishi, Naha-shi, Okinawa|
|Category||Dance, Processions and parades|
Event organizers may change the date and time. Please check the official website.