FAQs

About the Festival

The 7th World Uchinanchu Festival is scheduled to be held in 2022 (Reiwa 4).
The festival schedule is as follows:
(1)Festival eve : October 30, 2022
(2)Main Festival: from October 31 through November 3, 2022
We are considering countermeasures while assessing the infection status in order that everyone can participate with peace of mind. In accordance with the event implementation guidelines indicated by the national government and Okinawa Prefecture, detailed countermeasures for each event will be announced on the website as soon as they are decided.

About the event

The main programs are the evening parade, opening and closing ceremonies, welcome reception, and the grand finale. In addition, other events will be announced on the website as soon as the details are decided.
Application in advance will required for the opening and closing ceremony and the grand finale. We will inform you on the homepage as soon as the details are decided.
Municipal pages have been added to the festival home page. Details will be posted as soon as they are decided. For the outline of each event and the contact person in charge of the municipality, please check there and contact each municipality directly.

About volunteering

We are planning to recruit general volunteer staff to support the event. At the previous festival, reception, venue guidance, parking lot arrangement, etc. were performed at each event venue. We will inform you on the homepage as soon as the details are decided.
We do not require any special skills or standards for interpreting volunteers, but we plan to ask you to declare your language-level skills when applying. We will inform you on the homepage as soon as the details are decided.