Commemorating one year until the tournament, on Sunday, September 23, we held events, such as the appointing ceremony of special supporters of the host city, rugby games of host cities, and a tour of Kumagaya Rugby Stadium.
Rugby festival of Kumagaya City
Free rugby classes were given by ARUKAS KUMAGAYA and the women rugby club of Rissho University and stalls were opened to offer Kuamagaya’s specialty gourmet such as Kakigori (Yuki-Kuma).
Greater Kumagaya Organic Festival 2018
Musical performances and talks were made on the stage, featuring the themes, Organic (Organic relations) & Sustainability, and Homegrown (hometown love). Furthermore, many food stalls were open and it was the first “fashionable” outdoor music festival in Kumagaya.