“Cosquerade Miyajima Machiya-dori” is a cosplay event located at “Machiya Streets” which are traditional town streets in Miyajima, Hiroshima. This event has strict kimono dress code, so while this is a cosplay event, cosplays that are worn must must be kimono-like (i.e. BLEACH, Sengoku BASARA, Naruto, etc) or actual kimono. You may not wear cosplay to the event and must use the changing room.
Date: Sunday, April 20th, 2014. Rain or shine.
Time: 10 am to 4 pm
Place: Machiya street, Miyajima
Admission: 1000 Yen to use the changing room, free to non-cosplayers.
Reception desk location: Goto Confectionery on Miyajima
Changing room location: Miyajima Shoko Kaikan (a 7-minute walk from Miyajima ferry port)
*Photographing is allowed from 11 am to 3 pm. You must carry a permit to photograph cosplayers, which can be acquired at the information desk.
*Please ask cosplayers for their permission before taking photos or uploading photos.
*Cosplayers cannot enter Itsukushima Shrine, the area near Ootorii (large shrine gate), or the downtown shopping district. These three areas may not be used as cosplay photoshoot scenery. Cosquerade does not have permission to use these areas, so please refrain from taking cosplay photos there.