Special Events

Awaji Art Circus 2019 program is not only daily performances that take place at several "Main Locations" simultaneously. What's more, there are one-day Special Events where you can enjoy not only all artists' performances at the same place, but also other attractions as well!!!
Please check the table below and decide what Special Event you are going to visit this year!

Opening Ceremony
Opening Ceremony

Date and Time:Sep 28 (Sat)14:00~15:00

VenueMori no Terrace (inside Nijigen no Mori)
Hyogo Prefectural Awajishima Park
(2425-2 Kusumoto, Awaji City, Hyogo Prefecture)

Awaji Art Circus 2019 kick-off event! Featuring performances from all Awaji Art Circus 2019 artists. Be the first to meet the performers!

・Welcoming introduction by the Awaji Art Circus Executive Committee chief directors
・Performances by all Awaji Art Circus artists

Parade in Awaji City
Parade in Awaji City

Date and Time:Sep 28 (Sat)13:00~13:30
※Cancelled in case of rain

VenueHyogo Prefectural Awajishima Park Nijigen no Mori area
Start: Mori no Terrace
Finish: Mori no Terrace
(2425-2 Kusumoto, Awaji City, Hyogo Prefecture)

To celebrate the opening of Awaji Art Circus 2019, all artists will parade the area whilst performing circus, dance etc. in tune with music. Please walk with the artists till the destination of the parade! At the final point, Mori no Terrace, Opening Ceremony will be held where all artists will present their performances.

Mori no Terrace → NARUTO & BORUTO SHINOBI-ZATO → Bravo! Great Advanture Across The Warring States! → Mori no Terrace (Opening Ceremony)

Parade in Sumoto City
Parade in Sumoto City

Date and Time:Sep 29 (Sun)
13:00~13:30 (parade)
14:00~15:00 (Grand Show at Sumoto Citizen Park)
※Cancelled in case of rain

VenueSumoto City Central Area
Start: Sumoto Honcho 8 Chome Shopping Street
(8-7-4 Honcho, Sumoto)
Finish: Sumoto Citizen Park 
(1 Shioya, Sumoto) 

Artists will walk the entire Honcho Shopping Street from one end to another! After the merry parade to liven up the surrounding towns with music and performance, Grand Show will be held where all artists will perform at Sumoto Citizen Park! Why not walk till the destination point of the parade!?

Honcho 8 Chome Shopping Street → Honcho 7 Chome Shopping Street → Commode 56 Shopping Street → Horibatasuji → Sumoto Citizen Square (Grand Show 2 PM‐3 PM)

Parade in Minamiawaji City(Art Circus in Fukura)
Parade in Minamiawaji City(Art Circus in Fukura)

Date and Time:Oct 6 (Sun)10:00~19:00
※In case of rain changes in the program

VenueChallenge Shop Market CAP Area
Fukura Michi no Eki Area
(1526-2 Ko, Fukura, Minamiawaji City, Hyogo Prefecture)

Merry parde by international artists, fun stage performances, various workshops, food stalls and general stores, mysterious large object appearing in the sea, beautiful fireworks, exciting night bar…Fukura Art Festival indeed! Unforgettable day in Fukura!
※For details, please check our website at a later date.

Don't miss it! We will bring excitement to Fukura Roadside Station all day long, with Challenge Shop Market CAP as a base.

Art Trip in the Woods
Art Trip in the Woods

Date and Time:Oct 20 (Sun)11:00~15:00

VenueHyogo Prefectural Awajishima Park 4 locations
Main Venue: Wood Playground Area,
Venue① and Venue②: Kenmin no Mori,
For more details check THE MAP
(2425-2 Kusumoto, Awaji City, Hyogo Prefecture)
※In case of rain: Inside Mori no Terrace

A day to enjoy nature, performance and art. Circus and dnace performance/workshop by international artists, performance by local musicians, and stalls/general stores! Amazing 4 venus within the park, together with exciting contents such as artists guiding your way as they parade! Eye-catching art pieces by students of Kyoto University of Art and Design displayed in great outdoors are also a must-see!

Performance Time Table
 Performance @Main Venue
 Performance @ Venue①
 Performance @ Venue②
 Performance @ Venue③
 Performance @ Main Venue

※In case of rain 11:00~15:00 @ Mori no Terrace

Closing Ceremony & Art Circus Contest
Closing Ceremony & Art Circus Contest

Date and Time:Oct 27 (Sun)13:00~16:00

Venue:To Be Announced

At the Closing Ceremony, all artists of Awaji Art Circus 2019 will present their performances, and a contest will be held where special judges and general visitors will decide top 3 artists! Please come support your favorite artist(s)!


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