Things to do / Traditional festivals

Tochigi: Mashiko Toki Ichi

Pottery Fair. Besides 50 shops, about 500 stalls are set up in the town.
※ Special bus services between the Mashiko Toki Ichi venue and the Kasama-no-Himatsuri venue on April 29 & May 2-May 5 will be operated by Ibaraki Kotsu Bus. (500JPY)

Schedule & Key events:
● daily 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Location: Mashiko-machi, Mashiko-machi, Tochigi

(1) JR Tohoku Shinkansen Line to Oyama Sta., and then change to JR Mito Line to Shimodate Sta. From there, take Moka Tetsudo Line to Mashiko Sta. (2) JR Tohoku Shinkansen Line to Utsunomiya Sta. (West Exit) From No.14 Bus Stop, take bus (for Mashiko Sta.) to Mashiko Sta.(1 hour) (3) From Akihabara Bus Terminal, take Highway bus to Togei Messe-Iriguchi Bus Stop (2.5 hours)

Festival information compiled in cooperation with the Tourist Information Center of the Japan National Tourist Organization. (Shin-Tokyo Bldg. 1F, 3-3-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; (03) 3201-3331). Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily.

In line with COVID-19 guidelines, the government is strongly requesting that residents and visitors exercise caution if they choose to visit bars, restaurants, music venues and other public spaces.