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The 6th Karafuru Festival

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The main event of the Karafuru Festival held in Karikawa, Shonai Town, is the the water splashing tournament.

This is the only festival of this sort in Shonai! Adults can also enjoy it with a child’s mind. Participation in costumes is also welcome and there are changing rooms.

In addition, there are stage events, take-out food, kitchen cars, and other stalls that can be enjoyed by children and adults alike.

Basic information

Event name
The 6th Karafuru Festival
Date and time
August 28 (Sun.), 2022 11:30~
Karikawa Community Development Center

11-1 Karigawa Okama, Shonai Town


Parking lot information
Tachikawa General Branch Office north side
Tachikawa Junior High School
Senior Citizen Welfare Center
Communal Lunch Kitchen Facility 

*Tachikawa General Branch Office front parking
You cannot park at the Gymnasium or Tachikawa Elementary School. The staff will guide you on the day.

Parking lot
Main menu

Main event
Water Spashing Tournament
Hours: 13:00~14:00
Venue: Karimachi Parking Lot

Outdoor & indoor stage performances
Volunteers from the town will perform dances, folk dances, karaoke, and more.
◆Outdoor stage
Hours: 12:15~
Venue: Karimachi Parking Lot
●Karafuru Children’s Center Karafuru play
●Kids cheer dance group CANDY
●Dance Studio Fantasy

◆ Indoor stage
Hours: 14:15~
Venue: Large Hall
● Benuseika folk dance part 1
● Kids cheer dance group CANDY
● Karikawa karaoke club
● Benuseika folk dance part 2

Takeout & kitchen car food stands
Come try popular Shonai area food.
Hours: 11:30~15:30
Venue: In front of Karimachi Terrace
Harada curry (spice curry, etc.)
● Kakukura Coffee (coffee, product sales, etc.)
● 808 Izumiya (fruit sandwich)
● Mon’s kitchen (Taiwanese cuisine)
● Meat sugar (mince cutlet, chicken skin)
● Shufu no Mise Karikawa Branch (various drinks)

◆Food corners
Limited Quantity! Sorry if sold out!
Hours: 11:30-15:30
Venue: Large Hall
● Popcorn… 50 yen
● Tama konnyaku (konjac balls)… 100 yen
● Shaved ice… 100 yen
● Cotton candy… free
*Ends when sold out

◆Dashiya Rakuko
This is a fair game corner where both children and adults can enjoy!
Free to join
Hours: 11:30~14:00
Venue: Large Hall
● Coloring and drawing corner
● Rubber band shooting (with prizes)
● Thousand fishing (with prizes)
● Water yoyo fishing
* Ends as soon as the prizes are all given away

◆ Flea market
Hours: 11:30~15:30
Venue: Lobby
● Shonai Temari no Kai Sanitary products free to the first 50 people
● Handmade items shop
● Book recycling




Furai Furyu Festival Committee
☎ 0234-56-3308

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