The procession of dozens of large nebuta floats, featuring brave floats and hayashi music with haneto dancers shouting, “Rassera,” light up the summer nights.
Anyone can put on a costume and participate in the festival, which runs along a 3.1 km long course at night on August 2-6 and during the day on August 7. An ocean procession and fireworks festival are held on the night of August 7.
|Event Dates||Early August every year (tentative)|
|Event Details||Festivals cancelled this year|
|Location (venue)||National Route 4, National Route 7, and around Shinmachi Street|
|Price||Free admission in principle. Paid viewing seats: August 2 to 6: 3,500 yen, August 7: 3,500 yen in the day and 7,500 yen for day + night|
|Category||Bravery, Traditional performing arts|
Event organizers may change the date and time. Please check the official website.