Festivals of Japan

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

Uwajima Ushioni Festival - Ehime

The Uwajima Ushioni Festival, with 50 years of history, is one of the largest summer festivals in Shikoku.
On the 22nd, a fireworks display is held in which fireworks are launched over the sea of Uwajima Bay.
On the 23rd, the Gaia Carnival will take place, where young people will dance to a song written by Ryudo Uzaki.
And the last day of the 24th will see the children’s Ushioni Parade, with miniature ushioni showing off their cuteness, as well as the “Oya Ushioni Parade,” the star of the festival, where the large Ushioni floats come together and march around the town.
The Uwajima Odori, with its relaxing tunes, takes place in the evening.

Event Dates July 22, 23 and 24
Event Details July 22, 23 and 24, 2024
Location (venue) Kisaiya Road, Ushioni Street/other locations within the city
Address Uwajima-shi, Ehime
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Region Shikoku
Category 踊り, Processions and parades

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

update: May.24.2024

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