About Yosakoi festival
Since 2001, Super Yosakoi was sponsored by the local shopping area “shopping district promotion association Harajuku Omotesando Association”, keeping the tradition of Kochi’s Yosakoi Festival, as the Meiji Jingu dedication festival every year in August last Saturday in August in Harajuku Omotesando and Yoyogi area It is a festival being held.
◆ Last fiscal year results ◆
96 teams (● Number of dancers: 5,331 people ● Average age: 28.9 years / ● Male / female ratio: Male 27% ・ Women 73%)
Show Yosakoi Naruko Odori at Stage 3 venue / Street 2 venue
Approximately 100 teams from around the country gather in Omotesando every year, and we will show off a distinctly hot and warm “Yosakoi Naruko Dance”.
“Super Yosakoi” which was born in 2001 has reached the 14th time this year, and now has established itself as the largest Yosakoi festival in the metropolitan area.
Meaning that “Please come at night” by Tosa dialect.
When “Yosakoi” is made into Kanji, it will be “Night Come”, “Night Outbreak”, “Evening Together”.
The Yosakoi Festival was born in 1940 when the Kochi Prefectural Chamber of Commerce and Industry was the center of economic recovery in the postwar recession with the aim of promoting economic revival and regional development in the southern country Tosa Kochi.
The Yosakoi festival held in the first round, 21 teams and 750 participants grew into a big festival where more than 10,000 dancers participate in the 30 th round, It is also chosen as one of the ten best festivals in Japan.
And after about 50 years now, people spread by all the people fascinated by Yosakoi festival’s unique performance, and festivals of “Yosakoi style” are born one after another in the whole country, and it is said that the number is now nearly 220 It is.
“BROOK ‘SME-BYO cafe” which provides gluten free and vegan menu, offering a collaborative menu that can taste the ingredients of Kochi prefecture which is the birthplace of Yosakoi at a well-established Chinese restaurant “Nankoku Sake Company” ♪
On Sunday, August 27, “BROOK’SME-BYO Cafe × Kochi family” collaboration cafe
We are preparing various events that you can feel the charm of Kochi prefecture such as special photo spot of “Kochi family”, Kochi prefecture property exhibition, contact area with dancer, large lottery winning gorgeous BROOK’S product! !
Please try out special menu for a limited time by all means.
☆ BROOK ‘SME-BYO cafe (Shibuya-ku Jingumae 6-4-1 Harajuku octagonal building B1F ・ 1F) August 25 ~ 27
・ Tataki Burger of bonito from Kochi Prefecture (640 yen)
・ Tosa’s complete solar salt and Koshika smoothie from Kochi Prefecture (630 yen)
・ Yuzu produced in Kochi Prefecture and Udon Matcha soda (450 yen)
… Visiting benefits
“Super Yosakoi Odoriko Mr. Limited” Size up service of your favorite drink to customers who use cafe after going out costume.
When using the cafe, give one who has presented the cafe posting page in the “Super Yosakoi 2017” brochure with one drip coffee or tea bag! ! !
☆ Nankoku Sake Company (within 6-35-3 Jingumae Shibuya-ku Corp Olympia) ~ 8/27
・ Delicious items Kochi
“Lunch special course” (3,000 yen) ※ Prices are all tax and service charge
This year, the cultural hall stage will be gone, the Jingu Kaikan stage will be newly established.
The performance start time of Omotesando Avenue will be 30 minutes ahead of schedule and traffic will be regulated from 11: 30 minutes.
At the “Yoyogi no Mori Botouri venue” by Yoyogi Nearby Town Association
Between 12: 30 ~ 16: 30, this year’s super friendly performance time
(Bon dancing will be held from 17: 30-21: 00 on both the 8th and 26th and 27th.)
Harajuku mouth stage, Shinjuku Kaikan stage, Yoyogi park stage, NHK front street, Omotesando Avenue (27th only), Yoyogi no Morinobotori interlocking venue (26th only) in total 6 venues.
Please come and have fun!