Festivals of Japan

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

Nagashibina in Mochigase - Tottori

On March 3rd under Japan’s old lunar calendar, girls float a pair of husband and wife dolls on the lid of a rice container together with some sweets to keep away misfortune and pray for good health. The event has been certified as a prefectural intangible folk cultural property.

Date Late March every year (tentative)
Time 10:00-15:00(Nagashibina event 11:00-14:00, Nagashibina for children 14:00-15:00)
Official site http://nagashibinanoyakata.jp/
Location (venue) Along the Sendaigawa River (near the Nagashibina Floating Doll Museum)
Address 32-1 Befu, Mochigase-cho, Tottori-shi, Tottori
Price Free admission
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Region Chugoku
Category Traditional performing arts

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

update: Aug.10.2018

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