Festival featuring a parade of eight decorated floats and bugaku (ancient court dance with music) by children and adults in colorful attire, designated as one of the National Important Intangible Folk Cultural Properties.
Schedule & Key events:
● July 15 & 16
from 1 p.m.: Parade of eight floats, through the city
from 4 p.m.: Eight kinds of bugaku performances on the stage in Maiya Hall of the shrine
Location: Yamana-jinja Shrine and others, Mori-machi, Shizuoka
JR Tokaido Honsen Line to Fukuroi Station. From there, take Akiha Bus to Tenno Bus Stop (20 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.