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Urawa Unagi Eel Festival

This special day is all about unagi, with grilling techniques passed down from the Edo period. Come see and learn the way we cook it in Urawa, enjoy a nice lunch and even try snagging some unagi with your bare hands!

-Demonstration of eel cooking
-Sales of Unagi bento(lunchbox)

SOLD OUT In-advance tickets(1,900 yen/lunchbox) 
*up to 2 tickets per person
*1,200 servings
Sales period: Tuesday, May 9, 10 am- ends when sold out
Place of sale: In front of Urawa PARCO

-Sales of Saitama souvenirs, products from eel exchange cities, etc.
-Stage shows: Let’s dance with Urawa Unako-chan
(students of Kishi-cho Elementary School) and others!
-Let’s catch eels!  (150 participants)

[Find out more!] Why unagi(eel) is so familiar in Urawa? 

Event Detail


Saturday, May 27, 2023
10 AM - 3 PM


Saitama City Hall East Square & South Parking


Please use public transportation.

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