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Omiya Halloween Festival | OMIYA
October 28 @ 11:00 - 18:00
Omiya Halloween Festival
What started out as a 100 participant parade in 2014 has grown exponentially with an estimated 1000 parade participants in 2016, and around 5000 spectators last year. 🎃Omiya Halloween Festival is now the largest Halloween Celebration in North kanto. 🎃 SIPH Entertainment Japan and Rakuun bring you a day of ghostly fun and ghoulish entertainment!!
You can register to join the parade from early September on Live Pocket. (Initially the advertised that registration would be open from September 1st, but then changed it to early September. As of September 3rd, the pre-registration is not yet open.)
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The detailed programme for 2018 has not yet been released (August 2018), but this is the line up from 2017. It will be updated with 2018 information when it becomes available:
Omiya Halloween Festival Line-up
11:00-18:00 Halloween Sponsor Area
12:00~ Halloween Parade ①
12.45~ Halloween Dance Party ①
13:00~ Omiya Mascots available for photos ①
14:00~ Halloween Parade ②
14:45~ Halloween Dance Party ②
15:00~ Omiya Mascots available for photos ②
16:00~ Halloween Public Viewing of Ardija Football Club
First up, the 500 metre parade starts around Rakuun which is literally a minute’s walk from Omiya Station’s east exit (Starbucks) rotary. Next, the dance party which is also outside Rakuun. Apart from the parade and dance party particpants can enjoy performances and other entertainment planned for the day. Participants can use one of five Halloween photo spots available from 11 am to 6 pm on the day of the festival. The Halloween sponsor area is available during this time, with booths and treats from the Halloween party sponsors.
It is recommended, but not essential, that you come in costume.
Please note that if there is heavy rain the event maybe cancelled, but it will go ahead in the event of light rain. They will put a notification on their website (the event URL in the grey details box below) by 9 am the morning of the event if it is to be cancelled.
**All media from the official site**
Other Halloween Events in Saitama that weekend:
You will find even more Halloween events on the main events calendar.
Omiya Halloween Live Facebook Updates
Omiya Halloween Festival first posted on insaitama.com in 2016. Republished annually.