Seven wheeled mikuruma-yama floats bestowed by Hideyoshi Toyotomi tour the city in one of Japan’s most gorgeous festivals. Designated important tangible and intangible cultural properties, it is one of only five festivals in the country to receive such a distinction.
It was registered as UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage in December this year.
|Event Dates||Early May every year (tentative)|
|Event Details||Parade through the city 11:00-18:00 (tentative)|
|Location (venue)||Around Yamamachi District and Katawaramachi, Takaoka City|
|Address||Katahara-machi Intersection, Takaoka-shi, Toyama|
|Category||Bravery, Processions and parades|
Event organizers may change the date and time. Please check the official website.