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Thank you for the 15th Kyoto Student Festival and report

Thank you for holding the event

On Sunday, October 8, the 15th Kyoto Student Festival was successfully closed with many visitors.
On the day of the event, we were blessed with crisp autumn sunshine and weather, and we were able to implement all programs without a hitch.
We would like to express our gratitude to everyone who came to the festival and all those who supported us in various ways.

Outline and Report

The 15th Kyoto Student Festival


Sunday, October 8, 2017, 11:00-19:00


Heian Jingu-mae / Okazaki Promenade area (Sakyo-ku, Kyoto City)


The 15th Kyoto Student Festival Executive Committee


Kyoto Student Festival Organizing Committee (Kyoto Prefecture / Kyoto City / Kyoto Chamber of Commerce and Industry / Kyoto Association of Corporate Executives / University Consortium Kyoto)

Special Cooperation

Heian Shrine

♦ Official Brochure                


■Total number of visitors

136,000 (*according to the executive committee survey)

■Number of participating students

Executive Committee Member

235 (22 universities, 1 junior college)

Short-term volunteer staff

201 (34 universities, 1 junior college, 1 vocational school)

Student MC

 13 people


1,153 (16 universities)

International Student Executive Committee

 3 (1 from China, 1 from Korea, 1 from Hong Kong)



◆Contest Results

Kyo Flame Sodefure! National Odori Contest



– Kyo Flame Sodefure! Division (Number of participants: 14 groups)


Kyo Flame Sodefure! Odorittsu

2nd place Kyo Flame Sodefure! Shibu


Kyo Flame Sodefure! Saikyo-mae

●Multi-division (number of participants: 30 groups)


Pink Child

2nd place Kyoto Women's University Creative Dance Club



Kyoto Student Music Award (Number of participants: 38 groups * 10 groups selected for the final round)



●Band Division (Number of participants: 10 groups)


Standing Ears Scottish Fold

2nd place knit



●Mixed Division (Number of participants: 10 groups)



2nd place Wan



Kyoto Student Fashion Award (Number of participants: 10 groups)



Grand Prix

Nineteen point five
Model Award 「Typhon」
Clothing Awards "Amaris"

Hair & Makeup Awards


Special Jury Prize


Festival-day planning

Rice-1 Grand Prix
(Number of appearances in the side dish category: 14 groups) ● (Number of entries in the pickle recipe category: 4 groups)


Volunteer Team CSA

2nd place Miss Campus Ritsumeikan 2017


Team Huading

Details of the implementation

List of festival project performers, cooperating organizations, and supporting companies



Media coverage

Newspaper ・September 3 (Sun) Kyoto Shimbun morning edition page 23 "15th milestone Student Festival 136 executive committee members pray for success of student festival at Heian Jingu Shrine "Culmination, giving shape to efforts"
・October 1 (Sun) Kyoto Citizen Shinbun "Kyoto Student Festival: A festival full of student power!"
・October 6 (Fri) Sankei Shimbun morning edition page 21 "University students convey the charm of Kyoto, 8th event"

・October 6 (Fri) Kyoto Shimbun morning edition page 31 "Conveying the charm of young power ancient capital 8th, welcoming Mai Kuraki as a guest of student festival in Sakyo" ・ October 9 (Monday) Kyoto Shimbun morning edition page 26 "Cultural Creation Young Stars Stage Bustling at Sakyo Student Festival" ・ October 9 (Mon) Mainichi Shimbun morning edition page 28 "Dance! Student Festival Sakyo 2200 people perform"

・October 6 (Wed) 11:00~ J:COM Kyoto Daily News Kyoto ・October 8 (Sun) 17:55~ KBS Kyoto
Evening News
・October 9 (Mon) 5:50~ Japan TV ZIP!
・October 9 (Mon) 5:50~ Fuji Television Mezamashi TV Aqua
・October 9 (Mon) 4:00~ TBS Hayadoki!
・October 10 (Tue) 8:00~ Refreshing!! 
・October 11 (Wed) 11:00~ J:COM Kyoto Daily News Kyoto

Radio ・October 1 (Sun) 5:10~ MBS Radio "Manami Honjo Another Kyoto" ・October 2 (Mon) 5:46~ NHK Radio "My Asadayori" ・October 4 (Wed) 17:00~ RADIOMIX KYOTO FM87.0 "SPLASH MIX KYOTO"



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Contact us

Kyoto Student Festival Executive Committee
〒600-8216 Kyoto City Shimogyo-ku Nishinotoin-dori Shiokoji Sagaru Campus Plaza Kyoto (closed on Mondays) TEL:075-353-9432 FAX:075-353-9431
E-mail:saiten15th-ml■consortium.or.jp (Please change ■ to @ and send)

Kyoto Student Festival Official Website: http://www.kyoto-gakuseisaiten.com/