Atsugi Air Base Spring Festival

Aircraft displays, food booths, & more at this annual event

Venue: Atsugi Air Base When: Late Apr 2024

Atsugi Air Base is a joint United States Navy and Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force base located in Kanagawa Prefecture, and it has a history dating back to 1938. The base hosts an annual spring festival where the gates are open for the public to enjoy aircraft displays, live music performances, sales of American and Japanese foods, tea ceremony demonstrations, and more.

Photo: U.S. Indo-Pacific Command / CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Please note that while this is an open base event, valid photo ID (only for attendees aged 16 and above) is still required for entry. This can be in the form of a driver's license, passport, my number card, or residence card.

Entry to the festival is free of charge.

Getting there

Atsugi Air Base is located approximately 20 minutes on foot or a five minute cab ride from Sagamino Station – take the south exit if you're walking. The station is served by the Sagami Railway's Sotetsu Main Line.


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