Things to do / Traditional festivals

Tokyo: Osame-no Daishi

Year-end Fair at the temple. Open-air stalls selling Kumade (ornamental bamboo rakes adorned with symbols of good luck for the New Year) are set up in the compound of the temple.

Schedule & Key events:
9 a.m.-9 p.m.

Location: Nishiarai Daishi Temple, Adachi-ku, Tokyo

Tobu Daishi Line to Daishi-mae 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.