Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan

 

Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan

Welcome to Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni’s official website. MCAS Iwakuni is the only Marine Corps installation on mainland Japan.
Local Event Information

Event information from Iwakuni City Hall

March 7

Ryota Komatsu (bandoneon) Special Concert, guest by Nobuya Sugawa (saxophone)

At the concert hall, Shinfonia Iwakuni from 4 p.m. (doors open at 3:30 p.m.) Tickets are 3,500 yen. For more information, contact with Shinfonia Iwakuni at 0827-29-1600.

March 15

The 33rd regular concert by Iwakuni Wind Emsemble

At the concert hall, Shinfonia Iwakuni. From 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.(Doors open at 1 p.m.) Tickets are 500 yen. For more information, contact the Iwakuni Wind Emsemble at 0827-41-0212.

March 22 Miyajima Kiyomori Festival 2015

1 - 3 p.m. This is to remember Kiyomori Taira who built the foundation of Miyajima and Itsukushima Shrine. The procession with costumed as Kiyomori Taira and his family, starts from the area of the Miyajima pier, and end at the Kiyomori Shrine. For more information, contact the Miyajiam Tourist Association at 0829-44-2011. URL: http://www.miyajima.or.jp/event/event_kiyomori.html

March 26 - 29 Iwakuni City Suiboku-ga (Ink Painting) Exhibition

9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (till 4 p.m. on 29) at the exhibition room, Iwakuni Civic Hall. Free admission. For more information, contact the Iwakuni City Culture Promotion Ofice at 0827-29-5211.

April 7 - June 30 IWAKUNI JAPANESE LANGUAGE COURSE SPRING SEMESTER 2015

7 - 9 p.m. on every Tuesday at the Iwakuni Shimin Kaikan (Civic Hall) Training Room. Map is available at PAO. To take the class, no reservation required. Iwakuni Class now receives direct check-in on the first day of the class. Only 40 seats are available, first comes first served basis. 1,000 yen per term is charged for enrollment. Should you have questions or concerns, such as parking, access map, and more, further assistance available at Public Affairs Office at 253-5551, MCCS Information & Referral, or the city hall's urban exchange program at 0827-29-5018 (English speakers available.) Flyer