Bashamichi Festival 2017

Bashamichi Festival 2017

Bashamichi is a street where the first gas lights, the first boulevard trees, the first ice cream, and many other western cultures were introduced for the first time in Japan. Today, various festivals and events are held every year to commemorate its history. During the Bashamichi Festival, Horse-drawn carriages, rickshaws, and ladies dressed in clothes from Rokumeikan era (1880’s) will parade through the Street. There will be a Street Market, Concert, Rakugo, Japanese sit-down comedy, Gas-lighting Ceremony, and much more.

Information

Area

Chinatown / Kannai / Yamashita Park

Dates

Oct. 31 (Tur.) to Nov. 3 (Fri.), 2017

URL

http://www.bashamichi.or.jp/index.html

Closest Railway Station

Kannai Station: JR Keihin Tohoku Negishi Line / Municipal Subway Line/Bashamichi Station: Minato Mirai Line

Tel

045-641-4068

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