Festivals of Japan

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

Uwajima Ushioni Festival - Ehime

The Uwajima Ushioni Festival is the largest festival in Uwajima with 50 years of history.
On the 22nd, the Gaia Carnival will take place, where young people will dance a song written by Ryudo Uzaki.
The 23rd will see the children’s Ushioni Parade, with miniature ushioni showing off their cuteness, the relaxing tune of the Uwajima Odori, and the fireworks display over the bay of Uwajima.
And on the last day of the 24th, the star of the festival, the Ushioni Parade, where the Ushioni floats come together and march around the town, and the bullfighting tournament, which is a traditional culture unique to Shikoku, will take place.

Event Dates July 22, 23 and 24
Event Details Please check each festival on the official website to confirm if it will take place this year or not.
Location (venue) Kisaya Road, Ushi-oni Street/around Warei Shrine/Sukagawa River
Address Uwajima-shi, Ehime
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Region Shikoku
Category Dance, Processions and parades, 踊り

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

update: May.19.2022

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