Festivals of Japan

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

Seihakusai Festival - Ishikawa

A regular festival of Ohtokonushi Shrine (Sanno Shrine), it is the largest festival in the Noto area. Three of the largest dashi floats in Japan, called dekayama, measuring 12 m high and weighing 20 tons are paraded through the narrow streets of the town. It has been designated an important intangible folk culture property.
It was registered as UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage in December this year.

Date May.3.2017 - May.5.2017
Official site http://www.nanao-cci.or.jp/dekayama/
Location (venue) City center
Address Nanao-shi, Ishikawa
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Region Chubu
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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