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Things to do / Traditional festivals

Kagawa: Kotohira-gu Reitaisai

Annual Festival of the shrine. Mikoshi and 500 people in traditional costumes parade in the city.

Schedule & Key events:
● Oct. 10
from 9 p.m.: Parade of mikoshi from the shrine to Otabisho
● Oct. 11
10 a.m.-, from 2 p.m.: & from 4 p.m.: Shinto ceremony and dance at Otabisho
from 9 p.m.: Parade of mikoshi from Otabisho to the shrine

Location: Kotohira-gu Shrine and others, Kotohira-cho, Kagawa


Access:
JR Dosan Line to Kotohira Sta., and then walk 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.