YOSAKOI Sasebo Festival


Central Sasebo

The high-energy dance festival of Sasebo! This is the largest YOSAKOI event in Kyushu.

One of the biggest Yosakoi festivals in Kyushu. YOSAKOI is a dance centered festival of Japan that originated in Kochi prefecture. People dance with the instruments called "Naruko" in their hands. In this festival, which is one of the biggest events in Sasebo, the enthusiastic YOSAKOI performance is the most fascinating. You can enjoy the performances of about 170 teams at more than 10 venues throughout the city.

Event period
Oct. 20-22 , 2023
All around the city area of Sasebo
Phone number
YOSAKOI Sasebo Festival Executive Committee Office
Approx. 6-min. bus ride from Sasebo Ekimae bus terminal to the main venue "Sasebo Central Park". Get off at Matsuura-cho Chuo Koen(Central Park), and 3 min. on foot.