It is known as the loudest festival in Japan. The simultaneous sounds of gongs and taiko drums from 30 beautifully-decorated floats overwhelms viewers.
It was registered as UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage in December this year.
|Event Dates||Early August every year (tentative)|
|Event Details||At this year's Ishidori Festival, the religious ceremony at the shrine will be held at a reduced scale, while the pulling of the festival float and other events will not be held.|
|Location (venue)||Kasuga Shrine|
|Address||46 Honmachi, Kuwana-shi, Mie|
|Category||Shrines and temples|
Event organizers may change the date and time. Please check the official website.