A World-recognized Super Festival Representing Japan!
Let’s Go to Summer Festival ~ FUJI ROCK FESTIVAL ~
"FUJI ROCK FESTIVAL" will celebrate the 20th anniversary this year since it was held at the Naeba Ski Resort in Niigata. Approximately 200 artists from home and abroad gather and will perform in resonance with the great nature. Every year, FRF's head liner attracts attention from world music scenes. In 2017 Björk, and in 2016 Red Hot Chili Peppers participated in the festival. This year, N.E.R.D that restarted, and Bob Dylan who is unique beyond comparison for half a century and was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature will appear! The moment that music fans have desired will come to Naeba soon.
Points to Enjoy FRF Part 1 ~ Nature of Naeba ~
Speaking of the charm of FRF, it will be great nature of Naeba. Approximately 15 unique stages appear at the place where the fantastic white world spreads as a ski resort in winter. Each stage matches the nature. You will feel as if you go hiking while walking across the venue. Of course, as it is in the mountains, the weather often changes suddenly. As use of umbrellas is banned inside the venue, do not forget to prepare for a raincoat, as well as rain boots that allow you to walk on unpaved mountain road comfortably at any time. For people who want to enjoy more deeply or who love outdoor activities, we recommend staying at the camp site (charged). With a feeling of liberty, you can spend time with music and the great nature.
Points to Enjoy FRF Part 2 ~ Festival Meals Made from Local Ingredients ~
Uonuma area of Niigata is famous for rice. The fact that delicious rice can be harvested is evidence that water is clean. There are a lot of FRF goers who look forward every year to stalls that provide locally harvested foodstuff that grew up with clean water and the earth. Rice produced in Uonuma and summer vegetables, and local Japanese sake. They have Japanese tastes which are simple, but delicious. FRF's festival meals are worth eating, to such an extent that you feel that three meals a day are not enough.
Points to Enjoy FRF Part 3 ~ How to Get There ~
There are various ways to get to the venue at Naeba. For those who participate in FRF for the first time or unable to travel with a car, it is smooth to use Shinkansen Line and a shuttle bus. If you can probably come to the venue, sharing a car with your friends who can drive, the parking lot will be less expensive. Moreover, it sounds fun to listen to music and prepare for FRF while driving. Also, since many courses are available in Official Tour, you can choose the route that seems suitable for you. A tour bus will directly go to the venue from a departure place! You can easily access it as long as you are punctual.
Whatever way you choose to access the venue, it is just a domestic travel. We wish you memorable and fun travel to Naeba.