Furusato Festival in Tokyo 2016
8 – 17 January 2016
A variety of Japanese traditional festive attractions and more than 300 local gourmet foods come to gather during this impressive 10-day festival to be held at Tokyo Dome. The stage heats up with traditional performances, such as dynamic kagura (dances dedicated to Shinto deities), traditional festive music and folk dances. Meanwhile, treat yourself with a variety of donburi (rice bowl dishes) from local delights and a choice of toppings on your rice bowl. From Wednesday through Friday, more than 100 kinds of local sake and beers are offered – a good occasion for a drink after work. Do not miss Special Friday Night as well as the special Girls’ event on 13 January.
Place name Tokyo Dome (in Japanese) 東京ドーム Website go to website Tokyo Dome City Phone 03-5800-9999 (Tokyo Dome City Wakuwaku Dial) Dates 8 – 17 January 2016 Opening hours Fri. 8 Jan: 11 am – 9 pm
Sat 9 Jan – Mon 11 Jan: 10 am – 8 pm
Tue 12 Jan: 10 am – 7 pm
Wed 13 Jan – Fri 15 Jan: 10 am – 9 pm
Sat 16 Jan: 10 am – 8 pm
Sun 17 Jan: 10 am – 6 pm*Last admission: 30 min before closing
Price ￥1600 (advance ticket ￥1400) Address 1-3-61 Koraku, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo Getting there
- Korakuen Station (Tokyo Metro Maruouchi Line and Namboku Line)
- Kasuga Station (Toei Oedo Line)
* The above is the information known at the time of publication and subject to change without prior notice.