Let's enjoy the festivals in Okinawa♪ - with 5% discount coupons exclusive at AEON Japan Official Facebook, WeChat, Weibo followers

When we talk about summer in Japan, the festivals we’ve seen in dramas and anime shows will surely come to mind. What if we told you that you can enjoy those festivals in Okinawa? You’ll be able to make great memories! Today, we at AEON Japan are introducing festivals in Okinawa!
These festivals can be enjoyed all day long with stage performances during the day and fireworks in the evening. Would you like to enjoy the Okinawa culture, surrounded by the great nature of Okinawa?

One of the pleasures of sightseeing is shopping! We are also giving away coupons at the end of this article only for Okinawa AEON stores, and exclusively to AEON Japan Official Facebook, WeChat, and Weibo followers until August 31, 2017!

So, let us all enjoy Okinawa's nature and festivals, as well as the great bargains to be had when shopping!

☆ Okinawa Festivals List ☆ ※Please refer to the MAP

1. Ocean Expo Park Summer Festival 2017

[Time] July 15 (Saturday) around 12:00 - 21:00
[Venue] Ocean Expo Park Emerald Beach
The largest fireworks display in Okinawa! Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium is celebrating its 15th anniversary this year (2017), so this year's fireworks display theme will be "the sea". Besides fireworks, there will be beach attractions and stage performances as well.

2. Motobu Ocean Festival

[Time] Scheduled on July 22 (Saturday) - July 23 (Sunday)
[Venue] Central Community Center, Motobu-cho
"Haari" is one of Okinawa's traditional events and this festival will host a "haari" race. A "haari" is similar to a Chinese "dragon boat". The impressive sight of these boats bravely running through the sea will be the highlight of this festival. A fireworks display will be held on both nights.

3. The 39th Nago Summer Festival

[Time] Scheduled on July 29 (Saturday) - July 30 (Sunday)
[Venue] Nago Fishing Port Pier, Gusuku, Nago-shi
There will be a yukata contest and live performances at this festival, and also many stores selling foods & drinks and merchandise. The fireworks show on the second night will be something worth seeing.

4. The 23rd Ten Thousand Eisa Dance Parade

[Time] Scheduled on August 6 (Sunday) *Eve of Festival: August 5 (Saturday)
[Venue] Naha Kokusai Dori (in front of Saion Square to Kenchokitaguchi Intersection), Palette Kumoji Square
One of Okinawa's traditional dance arts called “Eisa” will be hosted at Kokusai Dori, right in the heart of Naha! Visitors can join in the dance parade and be part of the "Niwaka Eisa Dance Group" (participation fee is 1,000 yen).

5. The 40th Urasoe Tedako Festival

[Time] Scheduled on July 22 (Saturday) - July 23 (Sunday)
[Venue] Urasoeundo Park, Urasoeshi Tedako Hall, Makiboku Fishing Port
This festival will be held for the 40th time this year. A large fireworks show will be the finale for this festival. This festival will also showcase dances that can only be seen in Okinawa. "Tedako" is said to mean "Children of the Sun" in Okinawa dialect.

☆ AEON stores located nearby ☆


[Address] 8-3 Mihama, Chatan-cho, Nakagami-gun, Okinawa
[How to get there] 1-minute walk from Mihama American Village South Exit
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[Address] 901-2300 4-gaiku, Tochi-kukaku seiri-jigyou-chinai, Awase, Kitanakagusuku-son, Nakagami-gun, Okinawa.
[How to get there] less than1-minute walk from "AEON MALL OKINAWA RYCOM" bus stop
5-minute walk from "Higairibaru" bus stop
15-minute walk from "Yamazato" bus stop
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[Address] 5-10-2 Kanagusuku, Naha-shi, Okinawa
[How to get there] Bus: 1-minute walk from the bus stop in front of Oroku City Apartment Complex
Monorail: A passageway from 2F Oroku Station directly connects to AEON Naha
more info


[Address] 4472 Midori-kawabaru, Nago, Nago-shi, Okinawa
[How to get there] Taxi: About 10 minutes from Nago Bus Terminal (the fare is less than 1,000 yen)
more info

☆ AEON Japan Official Facebook, WeChat, Weibo Exclusive ☆
☆ 5% discount coupons that can be used in Okinawa ☆

A 5% discount will be applied by showing this coupon at the cash register when paying by either cash or credit card. This discount can only be used at AEON Okinawa limited stores.

<Goods not covered by the discount coupon>
Beer & beer-typed beverages, Books & magazines, Video games & Handheld gaming devices, Cigarettes, Postage & stamps, Gift vouchers, Restaurants, Specialty shops, etc.

*Japanese customers cannot use this coupon.
*This coupon cannot be used together with other discount coupons.

Period of Use: July 14, 2017 – Aug. 31, 2017

Please show this letter below in Japanese if the cashiers do not understand.
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