Festivals of Japan

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

Kawagoe Festival - Saitama

Luxurious and gorgeous floats parade around the Kurazukuri (traditional architecture) Zone, and the large number of floats passing by each other is a stunning sight for spectators.
It was registered as UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage in December this year.

Date 3rd Sunday of October and the Saturday before it
Time 13:30-21:00 on the third Sunday of October, and 14:00-21:00 on the Saturday before it. (The times are estimates).
Official site http://www.kawagoematsuri.jp/English/index.html
Location (venue) In Kawagoe-shi
Address 1-3-1, Motomachi, Kawagoe-shi, Saitama (Kawagoe City Hall)
Price Free admission
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Region Kanto
Category Bravery, Processions and parades

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

update: Mar.6.2017

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