Annual Festival of the shrine. The highlight of this festival is a parade of mikoshi in the neighborhood of the shrine. Open-air stalls are set up in the precincts on June 3 & 4.
Schedule & Key events:
● June 3
from 5:30 p.m.: Wadaiko (Japanese drum) performance
from 6 p.m.: Ja-odori (dragon dance) performance
● June 4
noon-4:30 p.m. Parade of mikoshi
Location: Suga-jinja Shrine and others, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
(1) Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line to Yotsuya-sanchome Station (M11), and then walk 7 min.; (2) JR Chuo or Sobu Line to Yotsuya Station, and then walk 10 min.
Festival information compiled in cooperation with the Tourist Information Center of the Japan National Tourist Organization. (Shin-Tokyo Bldg. 1F, 3-3-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; (03) 3201-3331). Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily.