The year's first "Horse Day" Festival. The shrine is thronged with people from all over the country to pray for the business prosperity and the safety of the family.
Schedule & Key events:
8 a.m.-9 a.m. Ritual pray is held
from 8 a.m.: Open-air stalls are set up along the approach to the shrine
Location: Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine and others, Fushimi-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
(1) JR Nara Line to Inari Sta. (2) Keihan Honsen Line to Fushimi-Inari Sta., and then walk 5 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.