The first day of the festival on May 2nd starts with a festival at the tomb of Emperor Antoku and a commemoration of the Heike clan, followed by a Senteisai memorial for Emperor Antoku and the Heike clan, a sea parade of the Genpei Funagassen naval battle, and a procession of brave warriors on May 3rd. May 4th features the Ganryujima Island Festival with a re-enactment of the duel between Miyamoto Musashi and Sasaki Kojiro, plus a picnic concert and other events. (tentative)
|Event Dates||Early May every year (tentative)|
|Event Details||May 2-4, 2019|
|Location (venue)||Main venue: Shimaitoshi Hiroba Park, Shimonoseki, Yamaguchi Prefecture.
* Other events are at Akama Shrine and other locations around the city.
|Address||6-18 Amidaiji-cho, Shimonoseki|
|Category||Processions and parades, Shrines and temples|
Event organizers may change the date and time. Please check the official website.