Festivals of Japan

Events across Japan. A collection ranging from traditional to seasonal offerings.

Nikko Toshogu Shrine Annual Grand Spring Festival - Tochigi

The Hyakumono-Zoroi Sennin Musha Gyoretsu procession of some 1,000 men dressed as samurai warriors, is led by more than 1,200 people carrying mikoshi portable shrines through the streets.
A similar festival is held in autumn.

Date May.17.2018 - May.18.2018
Location (venue) Yabusame horseback archery: Omotesando (Yamauchi)
Mikoshi parade: Futarasan Shrine - Otabisho resting point
Otabisho festival: Otabisho
Return: Otabisho - Toshogu Shrine
Address 2301 Sannai, Nikko-shi, Tochigi
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Region Kanto
Category Processions and parades, Shrines and temples

Event organizers may change the date and time. Please check the official website.

update: Aug.2.2017

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