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Tokyo: Hatsu Konpira

First fair of the year at the shrine. The parade of Shichifukujin (the seven Gods of Good Fortune) and Sato-Kagura performance (Shinto dance with music) are held at the shrine.

Schedule & Key events:
from 11 a.m.: &from 2 p.m.: Parade of Shichifukujin on Sando Street
10:30 a.m.-, from 1 p.m.: & from 4 p.m.: Sato-Kagura at Kagura-den Hall

Location: Kotohira-gu Shrine, Minato-ku, Tokyo


Access:
Tokyo Metro Ginza Line to Toranomon Sta. (G07)(Exit2), and then walk 1 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.