Applications are now being accepted for "SONI-MESHI 2024" at SUMMER SONIC Tokyo!



Seeking the best SONIC food! You are the star of this year’s SUMMER SONIC!

SUMMER SONIC brings together the best of the world.
Artists and audiences alike …… and professional cooks.

The place is an exciting and creative world.

This summer, surprise the world with your signature dish!
The opportunity will never come again. We are looking for world-class SONI-MESHI stall holders!

Application Requirements

  • Currently operating a restaurant business or catering car business.
    Any prefecture is acceptable.
  • Only the applicant (or the representative in the case of a corporation) is eligible to apply.
    No joint opening or subleasing with other stores is allowed.
  • A staff member holding a food sanitation supervisor certification must be on site at the time of opening the stall.
  • We do not accept any corporation or individual who has been subject to the Food Sanitation Law or any disciplinary action based on this law in the past.
  • Must have liability insurance for food and beverage business at the time of opening the restaurant.
  • When opening a stall, please comply with the rules and regulations provided by the secretariat.
  • We strictly prohibit those who belong to or are related to organized crime groups, general assemblymen, or other antisocial forces.

Selection Process
– Soniman Application Deadline: Monday, May 27, 11:59 p.m.

– Announcement of results of the first round of SONI-MESHI / Sending of information on stalls for the second round of selection: Early June

– SONI-MESHI second round application deadline: mid-June

– Decision date for SONI-MESHI shoppers: Late June

– SONI-MESHI Briefing for food and beverage stall holders: Mid-July

SONI-MESHI Tokyo Apply for a stall here!

*Only the Tokyo venue is accepting applications.
– Makuhari Messe (indoor stall): 8/16(Fri),17(Sat),18(Sun)
– ZOZO Marine Stadium and others (outdoor stalls): 8/17 (Sat),18 (Sun)
*Details of the Osaka venue will be announced at a later date as soon as they are finalized.
*Only stores that pass the initial screening will be informed of the conditions for opening a store.