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The 4th Executive Committee Meeting has been Held!


The 4th Executive Committeemen meeting of the 7th Worldwide Uchinanchu Festival was held on Monday, August 8th. The Committee has decided event policies and venue of main event, opening ceremony and closing ceremony/grand finale. Please refer to the attachment.

Based on the event policies, we write its points briefly for overseas participants, please refer to 4 points below. We added 2nd point, overseas participants will be given priority.

Event Policies for the 7th Worldwide Uchinanchu Festival

1. The 4th Executive Committee Meeting was held on August 8th.  The committee has decided to hold the 7th Worldwide Uchinanchu Festival on-site. The venue of the main events (Opening Ceremony and Closing Ceremony/Grand Finale) will be held at Okinawa Cellular Stadium Naha.

2. Overseas participants will be given priority to participate in the Opening Ceremony and Closing Ceremony/Grand Finale

3. To prevent the spread of COVID-19, effective countermeasures will be taken based on the COVID-19 situation both domestically and overseas and the guidelines of the Japanese Government and Okinawa Prefecture.

4. For those who are unable to come to Okinawa, virtual participation of the festival events is possible.

COVID-19 pandemic is still severe in Okinawa, we decided to hold the festival events in person, taking countermeasures of COVID-19.

We know that things have been tough compared to the last festival, such as Japan entrance restriction, COVID-19 pandemic situation. However, we would be grateful if you can inform your member that the festival events will be held in person, especially those who have considered participation of the festival.