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.
|Every year on the first Sunday of August and the day before.
|August 6: Test performance
August 7: Main performance
*Please see the official website for details.
|46 Honmachi, Kuwana-shi, Mie
|Shrines and temples
Event organizers may change the date and time. Please check the official website.