Otsu City, Shiga Prefecture (Otsu City Hall)
Kazuki Tsubasa, who appears in the TV drama series, has been chosen as the captain for the 69th Biwako Opening Day!
The 69th Biwako Opening Festival, a spring tradition at Lake Biwa Otsu that heralds the arrival of spring and the beginning of lake tourism in the lake country of Shiga, will be held this year on Saturday, March 9, 2020.
The captain for this year’s opening day at Lake Biwa is Kazuki Tsubasa, the OSK Nippon Opera star who plays the role of Aoi Tachibana in the TV drama series “Boogie Woogie.” Kazuki Tsubasa will
participate in the opening ceremony and onboard events, including the dropping of the Golden Key, the symbol of Lake Biwa Opening. Further, detailed information on the entire “Lake Biwa Opening” will be provided at a later date.
One-day captain “Kazuki Tsubasa” -Profile-
[Image: https://prtimes.jp/i/87178/127/resize/d87178-127-bf59346b3ef773a4f393-0.jpg&s3=87178-127-208950b455b6bb4657fd10f2a8cbd6e5-300×450.jpg] Born in Hirakata City, Osaka Prefecture.
OSK Nippon Opera Company Otokoyaku star.
In April 2013, she made her first stage appearance in “Revue Spring Odori” and was active as a young hope with her dynamic dancing and outstanding singing ability.
In 2023, she appeared in the TV drama series “Boogie Woogie” (playing the role of Aoi Tachibana, a top male actor star). Meanwhile, in August, he starred in Kintetsu Art Museum’s “Hebo Samurai”. He showed a new frontier for OSK with an unprecedented style. It was well received and was performed again in Osaka and Tokyo in January and February 2014. He is expected to continue to play an active role as a star of the next generation.
Hirakata City PR Ambassador.
69th Biwako Opening Event Overview
It heralds the arrival of spring and the beginning of lake tourism in Shiga, a lake country, and prays for the safety of tourists visiting Lake Biwa. It also expresses gratitude for the blessings of water and calls for conservation of Lake Biwa’s environment.
Biwako Otsu Tourism Association
Shiga Prefecture, Otsu City, NHK Otsu Broadcasting Station, Japan Tourism Promotion Association Kansai Branch, Biwako Visitors Bureau, Shiga Prefecture Water Safety Association, Shiga Prefecture Small Boat Association, West Japan Railway Company Kyoto Branch
Scheduled for Saturday, March 9, 2020 from 9:30 to 11:30
(*Golden Key Exorcism Ceremony/Omi Jingu Scheduled from 10am on the 8th (Friday) the previous day)
・One-day captain appointment ceremony/Otsu Port schedule
・Prayer for safety on the lake / Inside the Michigan ship
・Drop the golden key/same as above
・Lake Parade / Lake Biwa
[Lake parade participation cruise tour]
Bianca special cruise 2,500 yen Lake parade participation cruise 1,000 yen Lake Parade & Ishiyama Pilgrimage “Taiga Drama Museum” Cruise Tour from 8,000 yen
*Available on sale online from 9:00 on 2/3 (Sat)
The “Boogie Woogie in Otsu” event will be held throughout the Otsu Port area. [Otsu Port Area] Opening Ceremony/Otsu City Fire Band Mini Concert [Biwako Hamaotsu Station] Hamaotsu Special Boogie Woogie Morning Market [Hamaotsu Arcus Area] Tourism PR booth, etc.
*NHK Otsu Broadcasting Station is holding a traveling exhibition of the TV drama series “Boogie Woogie.” Please see the Biwako opening brochure for details.
(Public corporation) Biwako Otsu Tourism Association 077-528-2772
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