Light up your summer nights with the essence of the Japanese coastal city vibe. The Miura Night Market is back in action and it promises to be an enchanting spectacle!

15th Miura Night Market 2023

Photo Miura Night Market
Photo Miura Night Market

This August, on the 13th and 14th, the nostalgic streets of Misaki Shitamachi Shopping Street in Miura, Kanagawa Prefecture, will once again come alive with the vibrant sights and sounds of the 15th Miura Night Market, returning after a 4-year hiatus.

So, what’s the buzz about? Well, it’s a night where you can immerse yourself in the flavors, crafts, and charm of the harbor town of Misaki.

A Foodie’s Paradise

Photo Miura Night Market
Photo Miura Night Market

If you’re a food enthusiast, Miura is where you’d want to be. Dubbed the “food town”, Miura boasts of having more than 10 specialties featured in the “Kanagawa’s Top 100 Delicacies”.

Photo Miura Night Market
Photo Miura Night Market
  • Misaki Tuna: You can’t talk about Miura without gushing over its legendary tuna dishes.
  • Local Delights: Dive into the rich tastes of Miura’s watermelon, radish, Tuna Rice Bowl with pickles, Tuna Sauce Katsu Rice Bowl, Misaki Tuna Burger, Toro Chimaki, and Misaki Tuna Ramen.

Sounds mouthwatering? That’s just a glimpse!

A Quick Note On The Japan Rail Pass Price Hike
The price of the wonderful Japan Rail Pass is going up a massive 62% in October but there’s still time to lock in the old rates if you’re quick. Klook still offers the old prices so if you buy before September 30th you can travel with the old prices until December 28th, 2023.

More than Just Food

But the Miura Night Market isn’t just about tantalizing your taste buds. Alongside its eateries, numerous stalls will be showcasing items that are uniquely available in Miura. It’s a golden opportunity to grab some one-of-a-kind souvenirs.

Feeling nostalgic? The market radiates a Showa era vibe, capturing the old-world charm of Japanese harbor festivals. It’s an experience that’s hard to put into words – you have to be there to feel it!

Quick Facts: Mark Your Calendars!

  • Event: 15th Miura Night Market
  • Dates: August 13th (Sun) to August 14th (Mon)
  • Time: 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm
  • Location: Misaki Shitamachi Shopping Street (From Misaki Park to Hinode Intersection)
  • Address: 4-14-1 Misaki, Miura, Kanagawa Prefecture

Getting There:

Take the Keikyu Line to the “Misakiguchi Station”. From the bus stop, hop on the Keikyu Bus heading towards “Misaki Port”, “Jogashima”, or “Touriyashi”. A 15-minute ride will get you to “Misaki Port Bus Stop”. From there, it’s just a minute walk to the vibrant market.

The Sum Up

Photo Miura Night Market
Photo Miura Night Market

So, are you all set to dive into this night full of vibrant colors, enticing smells, delicious flavors, and the heartwarming atmosphere of Miura? See you at the Miura Night Market!

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