Upcoming Events

2014 Hitachi Sand Art Festival

When: July 20th, 10am – 8:30pm
Where: Kawarago Port and Kawarago Beach, Hitachi


This year’s event includes many different attractions. There will be sand art creations on display and a section where you can learn how to make your own! There will also be stalls selling food and goods throughout the day and dancing on stage. For those who want to spend more time in the water there is a touring boat and a banana boat to ride around on, so bring your swimmers! To cap it all off, there will be a theatrical firework performance by Nomura Fireworks at 8pm.

There will be a free shuttle bus running from JR Hitachi-taga Station, and there will be no vehicles allowed in the area between 6 and 8:30pm, so hop on and leave your car behind. Come have some fun in the sun!