Festivals of Japan

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

Terukuni Shrine Lantern Festival - Kagoshima

An event that evokes summer in Kagoshima. Come and enjoy handmade tourou lanterns and night food stalls.

Event Dates Mid-July every year (tentative)
Event Details In order to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus, this year’s Terukuni Shrine Lantern Festival will be held in a subdued manner at a greatly reduced scale, with all celebratory events such as the votive offering ceremony, ikebana displays, ceremonial tea drinking, and firework displays cancelled, the number of lanterns reduced as much as possible, and stalls not set up.
Location (venue) Terukuni Shrine
Address Kagoshima-shi, Kagoshima
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Region Kyushu
Category Illumination, Shrines and temples, ライトアップ

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

update: Jul.10.2020

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