With the Pandemic reaching record infections world-wide, the official Wonder Festival site has announced the 2021 Winter Convention in Tokyo, Japan has been canceled this year. Read the translated official update from their Web Site outlining the cancellation and other related support.
We would like to inform you about the holding of Wonder Festival 2021 [Winter] as follows.
As previously announced, various types of new coronavirus infections that are required in close cooperation with the venue and local governments toward the holding of Wonder Festival 2021 [Winter] on February 7 (Sun). We have been preparing while taking measures.
However, due to the explosive increase in new coronavirus infections in the Tokyo metropolitan area, the issuance of a state of emergency, and the accompanying "restriction on the use of facilities with a maximum of 5,000 participants per event," the number of exhibiting dealers alone is close to 6,500. Wonder Festivals in which people participate cannot be held.
In response to this, we have decided to cancel Wonder Festival 2021 [Winter] today, although we are at the height of our grief, giving top priority to your safety.
We sincerely apologize to everyone who has been waiting for the event.
Due to the cancellation of the event, various ticket sales that have started selling will be as follows.
1. About official guidebook mail order
WF2021 [Winter] All applications that have been reserved through the official guidebook mail order will be canceled.
If the payment has already been made, we will cancel the payment and process the refund.
* No cancellation fee will be charged.
* It may take some time to cancel the payment and process the refund, but we kindly ask for your understanding.
2. About general admission tickets (guidebook vouchers)
All "general admission tickets (guidebook vouchers)" reserved on Lawson Ticket's website will be canceled.
3. About direct path
The lottery reservations for the Direct Pass, which has started on January 7th (Thursday), will be canceled, and the reservations for the already applied ones will be cancelled.
If you have any questions, please contact the Wonder Festival Executive Committee.
■ Exhibitors will be contacted separately by e-mail, including future support.
The Wonder Festival Executive Committee has made the utmost preparations for the WF2021 [Winter].
I can't stand the dread that I have to contact everyone who has been looking forward to the event.
Again, we deeply apologize.
We will continue to give top priority to your safety and make every effort to hold better events.
Thank you for your cooperation.
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