Mikawachi Porcelain Fair



A wide selection of ceramic wares ranging from everyday use to artistic treasures!

"Mikawachi-yaki" has more than 400 years of history since the first kiln was started. It is designated as the National Traditional Craft, and the products are the local specialty that represent Sasebo city. At this fair, potters and trading companies from three Sarayama(Mikawachi, Kihara, Enaga, the villages of ceramic art) welcome you with a wide selection of Mikawachi ceramics in front of Mikawachi-yaki Traditional Industry Hall.

Event period
Early October
Mikawachi Porcelain Traditional Industry Hall・Open-air event site
343 Mikawachihon-machi, Sasebo, Nagasaki pref.
Phone number
Mikawachi Porcelain Festival Executive Committee(Mikawachi Ceramics Industrial Co-op.)
Business hours
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
250 pay parking spots
■From Fukuoka/Approx. 90 min. via Kyushu Exp. way, get off at Sasebo Mikawachi IC on Nishi-kyushu Exp. Way, drive towards Sasebo for about 10 min.
■From Nagasaki Airport/Approx. 70 min. by bus bound for Sasebo, get off at Haiki Tagonoura, and approx. 15 min. by taxi from there.
■From Huis Ten Bosch/Approx. 15 min. by car.
■From JR Sasebo Station/Approx. 25 min. by taxi.
■From JR Hakata Station/Approx. 90 min. by Midori Limited Express Train, get off at Haiki Station, and approx. 15 min. by taxi from there.