Festivals of Japan

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

Noto “Kiriko” Festival - Ishikawa

From summer to autumn everywhere in the Noto region, parishoners parade gigantic goshinto lanterns called kiriko, accompanied by mikoshi portable shrines, through the streets in full majesty.

Event Dates Early July - Late September every year (tentative)
Official site https://www.hot-ishikawa.jp/kiriko/en/
Location (venue) Noto-cho, Nanao-shi, Wajima-shi, Suzu-shi, Anamizu-machi, Shika-machi, Ishikawa Prefecture
Address Noto-cho, Ishikawa Prefecture (Abare Festival)
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Region Chubu
Category Bravery, Processions and parades

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

update: May.27.2019

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