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Okinawa Creators Fest 2020 March Event Brings Together The Best Makers in Okinawa

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Okinawa Creators Fest scheduled for March 7, 2020 has been postponed as a precaution due to the COVID-19 virus. For relaunch date and other updates in regard to this event, please subscribe our free e-mail newsletter.


For the first time in Okinawa, we are bringing to you an event that showcases local artists, crafters, makers, creative chefs, and performers under one roof. You will enjoy handmade crafts, locally made food, kids friendly activities from both Japanese and English speaking communities in Okinawa. Come join us on Saturday, March 7th.


  • Makers from local Japanese and foreign communities will showcase their original products and services.
  • Handmade art, craft, healthy snacks, and therapy.
  • Go deep into the local Japanese community. You could make new local friends there.


March 7th (Saturday), 2020
10:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M.

Location: Kitanakagusuku Citizens’ Gymnasium (北中城村民体育館)
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Free Parking Available


The event is held indoors. You are required to remove your shoes before entering the venue. In Japan, it is respectful to WEAR SOCKS in public space while you are not wearing shoes. PLEASE WEAR SOCKS!


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Okinawa Creators Fest has a special program for young entrepreneurs 20 years old or younger who wish to build a business in a positive and supportive environment. Support the next generation of entrepreneurs at Okinawa Creators Fest.


Q: Who could attend this event?
A: Anyone in Okinawa.

Q: How do I communicate with the vendors?
A: At least half of the vendors speak only Japanese. However, they make their offerings intuitive and super easy to understand.

Q: Will US Dollars or credit cards be accepted?
A: It depends on the vendor. It is an event that is opened to everyone, so everything will be priced in Japanese yen. Please bring cash in yen.

Q: Will there be parking spaces available?
A: Yes. There is a free parking lot outside the venue.

Q: Is this event kid-friendly?
A: Absolutely. Not only there are so many vendors cater for children, and the venue itself is also designed with the safety of children in mind, with a central area for children to play.

Q: Is the event held indoor or outdoor?
A: Indoor.

Q: Can I bring food and drinks to the event?
A: Yes. However, in order to create and maintain a comfortable environment for fellow citizens, we ask customers to only consume bottled or canned drinks inside the venue.


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