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Azama Sun Sun Beach Sea Opening Fest 2024: A Spectacular Splash into Summer! (April 5-7)

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Excited about the upcoming summer? Kick off the swimming season in style at the Azama Sun Sun Beach Sea Opening Fest 2024, taking place from April 5th to 7th in the beautiful city of Nanjo, Okinawa. This three-day festival is a perfect blend of fun, sun, and culture, offering something for everyone. Let’s dive into what makes this event a must-visit for locals and travelers alike!

Photo source: Okinawa Clips

📅 Event Details:

When Is It Happening?

  • April 5 (Friday): 10:30 AM – 4:00 PM
  • April 6 (Saturday) & April 7 (Sunday): 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Where’s the Fun?

🎉 What to Expect:

Day 1: Friday, April 5

  • 10:30 AM: Safety Prayer Ceremony & Tape Cutting 🎀 – A beautiful tradition wishing for a safe and joyful swimming season.
  • 11:30 AM: The First Swim 🏊‍♂️ – Be among the first to dip your toes and make a splash as the beach officially opens for summer.

Day 2: Saturday, April 6

  • Special Attraction: Japan Coast Guard Helicopter Demonstration Flight 🚁 – Witness the thrilling sight of a maritime rescue operation demonstration, starting at 11:30 AM.

Day 2 & 3: Saturday, April 6 & Sunday, April 7

  • Local Performances: Enjoy heartwarming performances of singing and hula dancing by the talented members of the Azama district, adding a unique cultural touch to your beach day. 🎶💃

🍴 Extras to Enjoy:

During all three days, the festival is brimming with additional fun activities:

  • Food Trucks: Delight in a variety of tasty treats from the on-site kitchen cars. 🌮🍦
  • Beach Relaxation: Unwind and soak up the sun with beach relaxation areas. 🏖️
  • Marine Activities: Dive into a range of marine activities available throughout the day. Whether you’re an adrenaline seeker or looking for something more laid-back, there’s something for everyone. 🚣‍♀️🏄‍♂️

✨ Make It a Date!

  • Admission: Absolutely free! Feel the joy of the beach without spending a penny on entrance fees.
  • Parking: Available for 500 yen per day. And a little tip: parking is free on the first day, April 5th!

Whether you’re a local resident or a traveler looking for a unique experience in Okinawa, the Azama Sun Sun Beach Sea Opening Fest 2024 promises a memorable start to your summer. With its rich blend of safety blessings, exciting activities, and cultural performances, this festival offers a perfect opportunity to welcome the sunny season. So, mark your calendars and get ready for a weekend full of sunshine, entertainment, and unforgettable memories! 🌴🎉

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