Things to do / Traditional festivals

Tokyo: Hatsu Daishi

First fair of the year. Open-air stalls sell Daruma, sweets, clothes, etc. in the temple compound and the local neighborhood.

Schedule & key events:
9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: Nishiarai Daishi Temple and others, 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.

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