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Gathering (coming-of-age ceremony) to celebrate "Coming-of-Age Day"

We hold commemorative event to celebrate, and to encourage all of you who reached "Coming-of-Age Day".

Last update date September 18, 2020

Gathering to celebrate "Coming-of-Age Day"

 We hold ceremony of eight times in total four times each in 2 venues of Yokohama Arena and Pacifico-yokohama north on Monday (holiday) on January 11, 2021 after having taken new coronavirus infection preventive measures about gathering to celebrate "Coming-of-Age Day".
 In addition, live delivers state of ceremony of the day on Yokohama-shi homepage. We are examining detailed contents of ceremony with executive committee consisting of 12 new adults. We will tell some other time in around December.

Summary
SponsorshipEvent executive committee commemorative in Yokohama-shi/City of Yokohama, Board of Education Secretariat/Yokohama-shi board of elections/Yokohama-shi "Coming-of-Age Day"
The dateJanuary 11, 2021 Monday (holiday)
Venue

Yokohama Arena (the outside site) (getting off at JR, municipal subway Shin-Yokohama Station)
And
Pacifico-yokohama north (the outside site) (getting off at JR, municipal subway Sakuragicho Station, getting off at Minato Mirai Line Minatomirai Station)
※Please refrain from visit on foot from Yokohama Station and Shin-Takashima Station.
・Please use public transport.
・Parking and stopping on road around the venue is not accepted firmly.

Eligible people

It is person with resident registration in birth, Yokohama-shi by April 1, 2001 (Heisei 13) from April 2, 2000 (Heisei 12)

Ceremony time,
Ceremony venue
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Target ward

 The opening timeHolding timeVenueTarget ward
The first9:30 ...From 10:30 to 10:45Yokohama ArenaKohoku Ward, Tsuzuki Ward  
Pacifico-yokohama northKanagawa Ward, Hodogaya Ward
The second11:30 ...From 12:30 to 12:45Yokohama ArenaAoba Ward, Midori Ward
Pacifico-yokohama northAsahi Ward, Nishi Ward
The third13:30 ...From 14:30 to 14:45Yokohama ArenaIzumi Ward, Konan Ward, Sakae Ward, Seya Ward
Pacifico-yokohama northKanazawa Ward, Naka Ward
The fourth15:30 ...From 16:30 to 16:45Yokohama ArenaTsurumi Ward, Totsuka Ward
Pacifico-yokohama northIsogo Ward, Minami Ward
Admission ticket

We send out admission ticket toward the object in around the middle of December. On the day take by all means after having performed mentions of required items on admission ticket which arrived. When it does not arrive by around the middle of December, please call to the following reference.

Prior application

If admission ticket arrives, the next person, please call to the following reference.
We will offer seat or parking lot separately.
・Request for wheelchair seat
・Person who needs car and attendance by obstacles
・Person who wants writing interpreter
※As we are reflected in large visions about sign-language interpreter, prior application is unnecessary.
※When we cannot hear from beforehand, there is when we cannot offer seat and parking lot of attendant.

Preventive measures against infection

On ceremony participation, we hope that we have you look after the next matter for new coronavirus infection preventive measures.
・Please refrain from conversations during ceremony.
・Please do not take off mask in venue.
・Around venue and venue is crowded after ceremony before ceremony start very much. I would like cooperation entrance while securing social distance according to instructions of the venue staff to leave.
・After ceremony, I would like cooperation to have you return immediately without gathering in a great number of people.

Instructions

As the next person cannot enter, please be careful.
・Person without admission ticket
・Person who drinks
・Person who has article (loudspeaker, flag) which trouble might produce in alcoholic beverage and ceremony
・Person who does not wear mask
・Person who is poor in fever and a cold, physical condition 37.5 degrees or more
We perform drinking, baggage, temperature check to hold ceremony safely. We would appreciate your understanding, cooperation.

FAQs

Q
 We lived in Yokohama before, but are not doing resident registration by moving now. Can you participate in coming-of-age ceremony of Yokohama-shi? (in the case of domestic residence)
A

[in principle]
 We cannot do it. We make resident registration in Yokohama-shi and become a target.
[reason]
 The number of the new adults of Yokohama-shi surpasses 36,000 people. In addition, we decide to hold the ceremony as preventive measures against infection four times in 2 venues this year. Because we receive instruction to hold coming-of-age ceremony safely from capacity and the district police station of Yokohama Arena and Pacifico-yokohama north and fire department, what we accept toward other than the new adult who is resident in Yokohama-shi is in a situation that it is difficult at all.
[exception measures]
 "Person who was transferred from Yokohama-shi to after twelfth grader" (domestic resident)
 On the day there is space in venue after new adult having admission ticket entered and can enter when the person has you show all the next. Come to "ticket reissue window" installed in each venue directly. Take confirmation documents by all means. When you do not have, we cannot enter.
 We do not make a definite promise of entrance because it supports exception. In addition, you may have to wait when you can enter.
 ≪Necessary documents≫
 (1) Identity verification documents: We can confirm full name, the present address, the date of birth (e.g.,:, as for driver's license, health insurance card or the student identification card with Address mention, possible * copy)
 (2) After the third grade at a high school, it turns out that we lived in Yokohama-shi (as for the: mail, resident certificate, possible * copy e.g.)

Q
 We had not lived in Yokohama-shi, but went to junior high school, high school in Yokohama-shi. Can you participate?
A

 We cannot do it. It is limited toward Yokohama-shi residence from relations of capacity of venue.

Q
 About coming-of-age ceremony of Yokohama-shi, are time and change of venue possible?
A

[in principle]
 We cannot do it.
[reason]
 When it is decided in consideration for capacity of venue and replaces freely, assignment is originally not accepted to be able to participate, and not to be able to enter.
[exception measures]
 In the case of next (1)(2), change of participation time is possible.
 (1)"Person who was moved to after twelfth grader in Yokohama-shi"
 (2)"With work, public plans such as classes or special circumstances (※)"
 On the day there is space in venue after new adult having admission ticket entered and can enter when the person has you show all the next. Come to "ticket reissue window" installed in each venue directly. When there is not the presentation of confirmation documents and admission ticket, we cannot change entrance time. Please bring by all means. We do not make a definite promise of entrance because it supports exception. In addition, you may have to wait when you can enter.
 ※"Special circumstances" become individual judgment. Please call beforehand to the following reference.
≪Necessary documents≫
①Identity verification documents: We can confirm full name, the present address, the date of birth (e.g.,:, as for driver's license, health insurance card or the student identification card with Address mention, possible * copy)
② After the third grade at a high school, it turns out that we lived in Yokohama-shi (as for the: mail, resident certificate, possible * copy e.g.)
※②Only in the case of (1), this is necessary.

Q
 When does admission ticket arrive?
A

 We send admission ticket by around the middle of December. (new adult in the city becomes eligible people resident certificate in) in (around the beginning of November at extraction time.)
 When it does not arrive by around the middle of December, please call to the following reference.

Q
 When you forget loss or to bring with admission ticket, can you enter coming-of-age ceremony?
A

 When we have you show next from the person, we can enter. On the day come to "ticket reissue window" installed in each venue directly. When there is not the presentation of confirmation documents, I decline entrance. Please bring confirmation documents by all means.
≪Confirmation documents≫
 ①Identity verification documents: We can confirm full name, the present address, the date of birth (e.g.,:, as for driver's license, health insurance card or the student identification card with Address mention, possible * copy)
 ②We find the present address of Yokohama-shi (if listed in ① only in ①. When there is not resident certificate)

Q
 Is there souvenir?
A

 There are none. On the day we are going to distribute commemorative booklet which executive committee made to participating people.

Q
 Can protector participate?
A

 From relations of capacity of venue, entrance except new adult is not accepted.

Q
 Can you participate with child?
A

 We cannot do it. It is only the person that can enter.
 If admission ticket arrives when we can never leave child, please call to the following reference.
 When there is not prior notification, we may not secure seat.

Q
 Can you go to venue by car? In addition, is there parking lot?
A

 Please use public transport. As around venue road is crowded very much, please refrain from visit by car and pickup and drop-off.
 In addition, for inhabitants of the neighborhood of venue and annoying prevention to stores, prevention of traffic accident, I decline parking and stopping on road around the venue firmly.

Q
 We want to use writing interpreter and use wheelchair.
A

 If admission ticket arrives, please call to the following reference. When there is not prior application, we may not offer seat.

Q
 We want to participate in ceremony except Yokohama-shi.
A

 As correspondence varies according to the municipalities, please ask the applicable municipalities.

Q
 Preventive measures against infection of ceremony.
A

  According to "basic coping policy of new coronavirus infectious disease measures" of country and "guidelines on infection spread prevention every type of industry", we take measures.
 ・Common knowledge such as not participating at the time of mask wearing, fever to visitors
 ・Thermometry of visitors by thermography
 ・Setting of alcohol antiseptic solution
 ・Securing of social distance (we derive to leave seat, and to sit down)

Q
 Is there not further change?
A

  New adults received opinion of many of you and judged holding in venue. But, by the future infection spread situation, ceremony may be called off.
 We would appreciate your understanding.

Recruitment of commemorative event members of the executive committee was finished in Yokohama-shi "Coming-of-Age Day" in 2021.

 Thank you for your application!

Reference

Gathering held report to celebrate "Coming-of-Age Day" in 2020
State of ceremony is this

(reference) Administration costs check (PDF: 144KB) according to 2019 coming-of-age ceremony business

About gathering (coming-of-age ceremony) to celebrate "Coming-of-Age Day" after degree in 2022 (Raiwa 4)

Adult age is reduced to 18 years old from April, 2022 by civil law revision. As "important place such as performing hearings of citizen questionnaire and affiliate about "gathering to celebrate Yokohama-shi" "Coming-of-Age Day" after the revised civil law enforcement (the following, coming-of-age ceremony) in Yokohama-shi, and having pushed forward examination, but coming-of-age ceremony after the adulthood age reduction being aware by social responsibility as adult some other time, and deepening attachment to Yokohama,"
For "unchanged 20 years old" it was decided.

  1. Main reason for unchanged 20 years old
  • There having been the most answers, "you should carry out targeting at 20 years old by civic questionnaire according to until now."
  • Most of new adults (18 years old) occurring at the same time with time of examination and job hunting when we intend for 18 years old, and becoming hard to participate.
  1. Process of examination 

We were living in Yokohama-shi and carried out questionary survey targeting at about 6,200 people of 15 years old - 69 years old of attendance at school, and, among about 3,500 people who had you reply, about 67% replied, "you should carry out targeting at 20 years old according to until now".
Questionnaire working papers (PDF: 1,206KB) about gathering to celebrate Yokohama-shi "Coming-of-Age Day"

 We carried out round-table conference with affiliate, well-informed person and, about coming-of-age ceremony after adult age reduction, performed hearing and had opinion, "you should carry out at unchanged 20 years old" as the general will.

  1. Name of ceremony
  • Gathering (provisionally) to celebrate Yokohama citizen who is 20 years old (20 years old)

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