Spring Love: The hottest urban party of the season!!
The folks who bring you the yearly Earth Day festival are pleased to announce Spring Love (Harukaze), a two-day extravaganza of musical and dance performances to be held in Yoyogi Park on April 4th and 5th, which will also feature a series of talk sessions on peace and nonviolent social action. Come out and enjoy the cherry blossoms while feeding your mind and soul with some Spring Love!!
Date/Time: Saturday, April 4th (1-8 PM) and Sunday, April 5th (12-7:30 PM)
Venue: Yoyogi Park Outdoor Stage
Event will feature:
■ Performances from numerous musicians and dancers representing a variety of artistic genres
■ Peace-related talk sessions, photography, and exhibitions
■ Events on two separate stages (Spring Stage and Love Stage)
■ Booths with literature from peace-related NPOs/NGOs
■ Spring Love Market with sales of various eco-friendly goods on offer
■ Spring Love Kitchen featuring stalls with organic and ethnic foods
■ Live painting
■ Kids’ activities
OKI DUB AINU BAND
Sayoko Meets Planet Sounds
Blues the Butcher
(Takashi “Hotoke” Nagai, Numazawa Takashi, Nakajo Takashi, KOTEZ)
Hana & Phenomenon
Percussion du MATAI
Rankin Taxi& Tokyo Revolutionaries
Likkle Mai & The K
Salsa Gum Tape
Inushiki (aka Dogggystyle)
DJ Gerry & DJ Chiaki
Kudo “Big H” Haruyasu
Peace-Themed Talk Session Participants:
〜Come explore perspectives you won’t get from the mainstream media!〜
Toyoda Naomi (photojournalist)
Ishida Masataka (photojournalist)
Hatakeyama Sumiko（staff of NGO Peace Boat）
Aizawa Yasuyuki（NPO Peace On）
Kikuchi Yumi (writer, translator, founder/organizer of Harmonics Life Center, Tokyo Peace Film Festival, and Japan United for Ministry of Peace)
hibakusha (atomic bomb survivors) from Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Shigenobu May (journalist)
DJ Gerry (psychadelic trance DJ, founder of Dance for Peace)
※ Please note that there may be changes in the list of performers and guests.
※ Please watch this site for performer profiles and schedule of events.
※ Volunteers wanted before and during the event!! Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you
are able to help out.
※ Spring Love has a “gomi-zero” (“no garbage”) policy. Please leave the venue as clean as you found it!
※ Please refrain from smoking within the venue area, as well as from taking photographs of the
※ A portion of the sales of food and goods, as well as all donations placed in our donation boxes, will be given to several grassroots organizations in order to support their ongoing work for nonviolent peace action.
Application for NPO/NGO Booths
Application for Spring Love Market Booths