This year marks the 8th annual Umeda Yukata Festival. Featuring the “Yukata de Bon Odori (Bon dance in Yukata)”, this event is a combined effort with local residents.
Throughout the Umeda area, staff at information desks in commercial facilities and stores will be waiting in yukata, and a wide variety of limited-edition gourmet dishes will be available at various shops. Visitors are welcome to enjoy the various fun services offered at each venue, including Bon Odori performances, uchimizu (water sprinkling), live music, and workshops.
Throughout the month-long (7.13[Sat.] – 8.12[Mon.]) Umeda Yukata Festival, visitors can enjoy Umeda’s unique hospitality with limited-edition summer festival and yukata–themed decorations and treats at various commercial facilities and stores. Social media photo campaigns will also be available.
Bon Odori performances and uchimizu will take place over two days on July 20[Sat.] and 21[Sun.] The Hankyu Umeda Main Store has also been added as a participating location for even more excitement.
Get your yukata and enjoy summer Umeda fun!
Click here for details(PDF)：Welcome to Osaka Umeda! Hold a UMEDA YUKATA MATSURI 2019!
【 Outline 】
-Duration of Event
7.20[Sat.] – 21[Sun.]
13:00 – 20:00 *Varies according to participating location.
Chayamachi, GRAND FRONT OSAKA, OSAKA STATION CITY, Hankyu Umeda Main Store, Diamond District
Within walking distance of Umeda Station (various lines) and JR Osaka Station