Festivals of Japan

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

Ueno Tenjin Festival - Mie

The Ueno Tenjingu Shrine mikoshi procession are followed by hundreds of demons in the oni gyoretsu and nine lavishly-decorated danjiri floats, which parade their way through the Jokamachi area.
It was registered as UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage in December this year.

Event Dates Late October every year (tentative)
Location (venue) Ueno Tenjingu Shrine
Address 2929 Ueno Higashi-machi, Iga-shi, Mie
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Region Chubu
Category Processions and parades, Shrines and temples

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

update: Aug.20.2018

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