Posts Tagged ‘events’


鳥取県国際交流財団 外国人のための防災教室

2018.10.12 (Fri)


Come and join everyone at the fire station in Kurayoshi on Sunday, October 14, at 1:30pm to learn more about how to prepare for and how to keep yourself safe during emergency situations.

This workshop, sponsored by the Tottori Prefectural International Exchange in cooperation with the Kurayoshi Fire Department, is free for anyone to attend and there will be English, Chinese, and Vietnamese interpreters available.

Click on the image below to access the English flyer for the event.




2018.10.02 (Tue)


Literally translated as the 3-8 Market, the Sanpachi Market is held on days with 3 or 8 in them throughout the month of October (10/3, 10/8, 10/13, 10/18, 10/23, and 10/28) in the Matsuzaki district of Yurihama (near the JR Matsuzaki Station). Times are subject to change depending on the events being held that day, but the market generally runs from 9am-12pm.

Come stop by and check out the local shops, food vendors and various events! Hope to see you there!!★



2018.09.25 (Tue)


Yurihama’s annual Big Catch Festival (大漁祭り) will be held near the
Tomari Fishing Port this Sunday, September 30, 2018!

This free event will feature a fresh fish market, food vendors, stage performances, and various fun activities that the whole family can enjoy.
We hope you will come on by and join us for all the festivities!



2018.09.11 (Tue)










A pop music concert featuring classics performed by Japanese idols Hiromi Ōta, Mayo Shōno, and Machiko Watanabe, accompanied by the N-kyodanyu Orchestra, will be held December 15, 2018, at the Hawai Aloha Hall in Yurihama from 4pm.

Tickets go on sale for 2,000円 on Sunday, September 23, 2018.

You can get your tickets at the Tomari or Tōgō branch office buildings on 9/23, or anytime at Hawai Aloha Hall (as long as tickets remain). There will be assigned seating for this event and tickets are expected to go fast, so be sure to get your tickets early!



Music Festival in Yurihama

2018.09.05 (Wed)



湯梨浜町夏祭り 水郷祭

2018.07.17 (Tue)


Sunday, July 22, 2018
Tōgō Lakeshore Park near the Suimeisō Hotel in Yurihama

5:30pm 東郷中ブラスバンド・龍踊り
Tōgō Junior High School Brass Bandsuigosai2
Ryū Odori (Dance of the Dragon)

7:00pm 浪人踊り
Rōnin Odori (traditional local dance)

Mikoshi Togyo (procession of portable Shinto shrine)

7:50pm 灯ろう流し
Tōrou-nagashi (paper lanterns are set afloat)

8:30pm 花火大会
Fireworks Display




2018.07.11 (Wed)



This year’s Aloha Carnival has kicked off!

This month-long event in part celebrates Yurihama’s sister-city relationship with Hawaii County (Hawaii, USA). Don’t forget to enjoy the various Hawaii-themed dishes available at participating restaurants as well as the Lake Tuber (on the lake near Café ippo), SUP, canoe, and other water sport events. You can also get a special memento if you take your photo in front of Yurihama’s Aloha Monument or win a special prize in this year’s photo contest!

For more information, visit the event’s Facebook page at: