September Events in Ashikita

Ashikita Music Festival and Ashikita Moon Viewing Festival

Ashikita Music Festival
Date: 10th September 2017
Venue: Yume moyai  (芦北町女島活力推進センターゆめもやい)
Doors open at 16:00 Performance starts 17:00
Tickets are ¥3000 in advance (need to be booked by phone) or ¥3300 on the day
To book, please call 080-5041-1698


Enjoy an evening of live music performed by some of Japan’s leading jazz musicians, featuring performances from latin jazz group Don De Don and acoustic duo Rain.Dog. There will also be an outdoor market and food stalls from some of Ashikita’s best-loved restaurants so there has never been a better time to come visit this beautiful seaside town!


Ashikita Moon Viewing Festival


Date: 5th September 2017
Venue: Shiroyama Sky Dome
Doors open 17:00
Performance starts 18:00
Ticket price  ¥2500


In Ashikita, September’s traditional moon viewing party or kangetsukai means a chance to celebrate traditional Japanese culture.
As well as a chance to see scenes from two different Noh plays, the festival will also feature performances from Shirayuri Gakuen High School Koto Club and the Ashikita Matchlock Gun Troop.
(For more information, please see the flyer attached)