A lavish event that includes the Senteisai festival celebrating Emperor Antoku and the Heike clan and features a procession of brave warriors.
The Genpei festival is held at Shimaitoshi Hiroba Park and features multiple stage events and a jumbo fugu stew.
|Event Dates||May 2–4 every year|
|Event Details||Please check the official website for details.|
|Location (venue)||Main venue: Shimaitoshi Hiroba Park, Shimonoseki, Yamaguchi Prefecture.
* Other events are at Akama Shrine and other locations around the city.
|Address||Kanmon Straits (Shimonoseki, Yamaguchi Pref.)|
|Category||Processions and parades|
Event organizers may change the date and time. Please check the official website.