Kuridashi Ichi Kuki festival

The 6th annual Kuridashi Ichi is on, all things equal, this Sunday April 21st in Kuki City. With live performances, festival stalls and activities galore. Its on at a different location to last year, so don’t get caught out that way. The new venue is shared in the information section.

Kuridashi Ichi

Kuridashi Ichi is held in the Kurihashi area of Kuki City. “Ichi” in this case is a word that means something like a market. Shopping is just one element of this particularly family friendly event. There are also a live stage with several performances scheduled, including samba dance, music and comedy. They will also host a large bingo competition and lottery. This year they have several sporting type activities, including VR hang gliding! In addition, there are some crafts such as candle making. Furthermore, there are lots of activities for children to enjoy. Such as;

  • Mini Steam Locomotive
  • Giant slider
  • Air inflated play area
  • Goldfish scoop
  • Work vehicles
  • Petting zoo etc


Event: Kuridashi Ichi 栗だし市

Date: Sunday April 21st 2024

Time: 9 am to 2 pm

Cost: free to enter the venue, individual costs for activities

Venue: Kurihashi Central Community Center, 2 Chome-7-1 Kurihashichuo, Kuki, Saitama 349-1102. View on Google Maps.


The Kurihashi Central Community center is about a three minute walk from the east exit of Kurihashi Station on the Shonan-Shinjuku line.

Official event web page

More things to do in the Kuki / Gyoda area.

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