It’s back! July 21-30, 2023 – Manti, Utah

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At A Glance

Taiko Sessions & Activities
  • Over 40 hours of taiko with Shoji & Yuta!

  • Exploration of Central Utah’s most beautiful spots for hiking, fishing swimming, and more.

  • Share taiko with the local community through workshops and a concert in the park. View preliminary schedule

Registration Includes:

Event transportation, taiko workshops, taiko equipment (except bachi), Utah excursions, dinners, state park entry and some recreational equipment. 


Content Leaders

Shoji Kameda, Yuta Kato, Rannoch Purcell



SLC airport to Manti: 2 shuttles per day on arrival / departure days will be offered.

Daily travel: transportation from Manti High School to UTE event locations is included.



A total of nine dinners (July 21-29th) are included in the registration price (breakfast and lunch are not included).


Participants are responsible for booking their own lodging.

  • Camping: you can book this with us at registration ($60 for the full 9 days). Facilities include: toilets, showers, swimming pool, and convenience store.

Click here for a full list of accommodation in the area.


Dates / Location / Cost
  • Manti, Utah – July 21-30, 2023. Nearest airport: Salt Lake City (SLC).

  • Cost: $1250 USD  ($1200 for kaDON subscribers, Asano Taiko US students (online or in person).


Refund Policy

Please read our full cancellation/refund policy here.