Meguro Citizens Festival (Meguro Saury Festival)
In the main event “Meguro Saury Festival”, 5,000 baked saury will be distributed free of charge
The main event of the Meguro Citizens Festival is “Meguro Saury Festival” (Sanma Matsuri) famous throughout the country.
Fresh 5,000 saury arrived from Kesennuma city in Miyagi will be baked in front of you and will be distributed free of charge along with Kabosu from Oita.
In addition, there are “Fair of local food and products” gathering specialties such as Miyagi and Oita, “Festival Plaza” where Rakugo and Japanese drumming performances are performed, “Children’s Plaza” where children’s events are held. Approximately 30,000 people visit each year.
|Event Name||Meguro Citizens Festival (Meguro Saury Festival)|
Dendo Hiroba Park (Meguro Saury Festival, Fair of local food and products)
Meguro Citizens Center (Festival Plaza)
Dendo Elementary School (Children’s Plaza)
|Dates||September 17, 2017|
|Note||*The event will be held in case of rain. It will be canceled in case of stormy weather.
*In order to receive the grilled saury, “saury exchange ticket” is necessary, and many people line up to obtain the “saury exchange ticket” distributed at the entrance of the venue. If you are in line, you can get one wristband instead of a numbered ticket, so everyone in the group needs to line up in line.
|Open Hours||10:00 – 15:30
*Holding time varies depending on the venue.
|Admission||Distribution of baked saury is free.
Other, pay for food/drink & products at venue.
|Address||1-25-8 Meguro Meguro-ku, Tokyo|
|Contact||03-5722-9278 (in Japanese)|