This event in 2021 is canceled due to COVID-19.
Utsunomiya is known for Gyoza, the food as popular as Ramen. Food stalls will line at Utsunomiya Joushi Park where various types of Gyoza are served at very reasonable price.
Gyoza Festival in Utsunomiya
Novermber 2nd(Sat) and 3rd(Sun) 2019
Venue:Utsunomiya Castle Ruins Park, Utsunomiya City, Tochigi Prefecture
Official information by Tochigi Prefecture (Japanese webpage)
Official Utsunomiya Guide
Youtube by Japon Vision :https://youtu.be/ZJpYgRCsjds
From the bus terminal at JR Utsunomiya Station (West Exsit), take the bus No.38 (市内循環線(きぶな)), then get off at Utsunomiya Joushi Koen Iriguchi (宇都宮城跡公園入り口 (15-min ride)
*A shuttle bus service is available during the event
(Departs from Utsunomiya sta. West Exit. 100 JP Yen)
A 10-min walk from Tobu Utsunomiya Station
Google Maps: Utsunomiya Castle Ruins Park