Festivals of Japan

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

Sanno Festival - Tokyo

The mikoshi brought into Edo Castle during the Tokugawa period have been viewed and worshiped on a grand scale by successive shogun since the days of the third shogun of the Tokugawa clan, Iemitsu, in what is known as the Tenka Festival. As the head of the three great Edo festivals, it is one of Japan’s three great festivals along with Kyoto’s Gion and Osaka’s Tenjin festivals.

Event Dates Every year from June 7 to 17
Event Details Please check each festival on the official website to confirm if it will take place this year or not.
Official site http://www.tenkamatsuri.jp/
Location (venue) Hie-jinja Shrine
Address 2-10-5 Nagata-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Price Free admission
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Region Kanto
Category Shrines and temples, Processions and parades

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

update: May.19.2022

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