Ishioka Festival is the grand festival of the Hitachi no Kuni Sosha Gu Shrine, one of the three great Kanto festivals.
Starting with the elegant mikoshi portable shrines, more than 40 gorgeous dashi floats and brave horojishi lions parade through the city during the three-day festival which attracts more than 400,000 visitors every year.
|Event Dates||Mid-September every year (tentative)|
|Event Details||The information below is referenced from 2018.
September 15, 2018 - September 17, 2018
|Location (venue)||Around Hitachi no Kuni Sosha Gu Shrine and JR Ishioka Station|
|Address||2-8-1 Sosha, Ishioka-shi, Ibaraki|
|Category||Processions and parades, Shrines and temples|
Event organizers may change the date and time. Please check the official website.