Festivals of Japan

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

Kawarayu Onsen Yukake Festival - Gumma

In what is known as one of the strangest festivals under the sun, participants wearing nothing but loincloths splash each other with hot water.

Event Dates Mid-January every year (tentative)
Event Details Every January 20 5:00-
Official site http://www.kawarayu.jp/
Location (venue) Kawarayu Onsen, in front of Oyu
Address 491-6 Kawarayu, Naganohara-cho, Agatsuma-gun, Gunma
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Region Kanto
Category Bravery

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

update: Oct.30.2019

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