With the advent of spring, so comes the Niigata City International Exchange Foundation’s annual Outdoor Sports Festival! Come enjoy a day of team sports, BBQ, and good times by the beach.
This year we’ll be breaking up into teams for:
The event will last from 10:30 through the late afternoon, and there will be plenty of time to play, eat, or just stand around talking. Members from local clubs will be at the event to teach people for Beach Volleyball, Ultimate Frisbee, and Capoeira.
There will be food, so reservations are required (see below).
Some Requests from the Organizer:
-If you have reusable plates, cups, chopsticks, etc., please bring them! Help us reduce our impact on mother earth.
-We’ll be playing sports in the hot sun, so please bring sunblock, hats, towels, and make sure to stay hydrated!
Date: Sat, May 31st, 2014
Location: Nishikaigan Park Central Entrance, Sekiyahama (near the Giant Castle Slide) See below for map.
Kick Off: 10:30
Clean Up: 3:00 ~ 4:00
Participation Fee: Adult – 1,000JPY
. Jr. High & Younger – FREE
(Participation fee goes toward BBQ, drinks, sports supplies and insurance)
Application: Reservations required (70 spots available). To sign up visit our office directly or call us at 025-225-2727
Sign-up Deadline: Thu, May 29th
Facebook Page (for updates in ENG & JPN): https://www.facebook.com/groups/131726893621063/
Note: In the tragic case of rain, the event will be held indoors at CrossPal. In this case, the day will include a simple cooking class using the group kitchens, sports in the 2F gymnasium, and multicultural games in the exchange halls. Please keep an eye on the weather, and either check our Facebook Page, where we will be writing updates about the event in English & Japanese, or call us directly to confirm if you have any doubts.
Good Weather Location (general area)
Remember to call and sign up before all the spots are gone. We hope to see you there!