Okinawa E-Motion will be held as an experiential event just before the start of the hot Okinawa summer!Music
Under the keyword “#Flying Summer,” a resort event with the concept of “Food + Music + Art” will be held in Okinawa from May 18 (Sat) to June 2 (Sun).
Okinawa E-Motion is being held for the first time this year and the opening event will be the Magic Beach & Beach Bar Walk, a fusion of magic and a food festival, (May 18-19), followed by the KPP CAMP battle of the bands event*2 sponsored by Kyary Pamyu Pamyu (May 25), the Bar Walk Naze bar hopping event by food and drink establishments in Naze (May 25), and then the main event ASOBEACH!!!, an outdoor music festival featuring a variety of artists and DJs held concurrently with the food festival OKINAWA FOOD FLEA (June 1-2).
In addition to those great events, for a limited time there will be instagrammable art spots throughout Okinawa Prefecture as photogenic spots. There are many ways to enjoy this event, such as touring around these unique art spots that were produced through a tie-up with Okinawa E-Motion or participating in the events held at each location. We’ll even help you take commemorative photos!
The Okinawa E-Motion Instagram account is being constantly updated, so be sure to check it out!
ASOBEACH!!! (June 1-2, 2019)
ASOBEACH!!! is an outdoor music festival that has become popular as a long-running event with great contents and this year it will be held as the main and crowning event of Okinawa E-Motion. The Naminoue Umisora Park in Naze City is the stage for the joint events ASOBEACH!!! featuring music and OKINAWA FOOD FLEA featuring food and drink. Okinawa E-Motion features unique contents for experiencing #Flying summer (just before summer).
OKINAWA FOOD FLEA (June 1-2, 2019)
This is a completely new style of food festival originating in Okinawa. Food professionals came together to start it in 2014. The event will be even livelier this year as it will be held jointly with ASOBEACH!!!, which will provide great music.
Bar Walk Naze (May 25, 2019)
Bar Walk Naze is a popular food event that has been held six times in the past. This event features an array of Naze dining and drinking establishments selected by the executive committee under the theme “Famous Establishments I wanted to Visit, Great Establishments I Didn’t Know About.” Get the original guide map and then bar hop five establishments to get a feel for the culture of Naze and relish the great food and drinks!
Ryukyu Amazing Night (May 18-19, June 1-2, 2019)
This night entertainment is a fusion of elements from Ryukyu culture (Eisa dance, lion dance, samisen instrumental music, etc.) and Japanese culture (traditional drums, fan dance, etc.). While Okinawa E-Motion is being held you can enjoy this entertainment for free as an outdoor event.