The Yokohama Handmade Marche is Kanagawa's largest handmade event, with approximately 2,500 different vendors showcasing a variety of handmade products and foods. The vendors come from all across the country, and they will be selling everything from accessories and home decor through to clothing and cookies.
Adult admission to the event is priced at 1200 yen on the day, or 1000 yen for advance tickets. Please visit the official website for more information about obtaining an advance ticket.
The Yokohama Handmade Marche is held at halls B, C, and D of Pacifico Yokohama. The venue is 5 minutes on foot from Minato Mirai Station, 12 minutes on foot from Sakuragicho Station, or 10 minutes by taxi from Yokohama Station.
For those who opt to drive, Pacifico Yokohama is around two minutes from the Minato Mirai exit on the Yokohane Route of the Metropolitan Expressway Kanagawa Route. There are several parking lots to choose from, and details can be found on the official website.
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