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Yarou Fes (Ota City, Tokyo)

June 1 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Chunky hunks! Gorgeous guys! Dashing dudes! Titillating twinks! If you have a thing for doujin/indie works featuring hot male characters of all shapes and sizes, Yarou Fes in Tokyo is the gathering for you. Yarou is a rough Japanese colloquialism to refer to a man…and boy, will this event have men!

Location: Ota City Industrial Plaza PiO
Address: 114-0035 Tokyo-to, Ota-ku, 1-20-20 Minamikamata (〒114-0035 東京都大田区南蒲田一丁目20番20号)

Event Date: Sunday, June 1st, 2024

Event Start Time: 12:00 (12:00pm)
Event End Time: 16:00 (4:00pm)

Indie groups and exhibitors at Yarou Fes will be showcasing games, comics, and other forms of media featuring marvelous men! Many works may feature elements of same-sex romance or attraction between men, but all are encouraged to attend regardless of gender or sexual orientation. For an additional fee (to cover changing room/cloak room expenses), attendees will be allowed to cosplay.

This event is limited to attendees over the age of 18. Attendees will be required to present photo identification to enter the venue.

Ticket prices range from ¥1300-¥1500, and they can be purchased via LivePocket. Tickets are currently split into groups that allow attendees to enter the event at different times. Registering with LivePocket is required to purchase tickets.

Pre-Order Tickets (Lottery ending on 5/15):

Group A (10:15 check-in, 12:00 entry): ¥1500

Lottery results will be announced on May 18th, 2024.

Pre-Order Tickets (Purchased online between 5/22-5/31):

Group A (10:15 check-in, 12:00 entry): ¥1500

Group B (11:40 check-in, 12:15 entry): ¥1300

Group C (12:30 check-in/entry): ¥1000


Same-Day Tickets (Purchased online on 6/1):

Group B (11:40 check-in, 12:15 entry): ¥1300

Group C (12:30 check-in/entry): ¥1000

Same-day ticket sales stop at 15:30 on June 1st, 2024.


Cosplay Tickets (must be purchased ALONGSIDE a regular ticket):

Male: ¥1000
Female: ¥1000

Attendees who purchase cosplay tickets will be able to change into their costumes in the venue’s changing rooms upon entering.

Upon purchasing a ticket, a QR code will be sent to your LivePocket account. You will be required to present this QR code to event staff at the door in order to enter the venue. Attendees will also receive a wristband as proof of purchase that must be worn during the event.

For more information, contact Yarou Fes via the event’s official website. The Ota City Industrial Plaza PiO can be reached via phone at +81-3-3733-6600 (Japanese only).

Need help purchasing tickets or want a guide or interpreter for the event?

If you would like to attend with a bilingual guide, please kindly consider making use of our tour guide service. These events fill up quickly as seats are limited, so please consider using our service to RSVP and secure your seat at the event as well.


June 1
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Ota City Industrial Plaza PiO
1-20-20 Minamikamata
Ota, Tokyo 114-0035 Japan
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