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Tokyo: Hatsu Konpira-sai

Shrine's first fair of year. 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:
(1)Tokyo Metro Ginza Line to Toranomon Sta. (G07)(Exit2), and then walk 1 min. (2) Tokyo Metro Chiyoda, Hibiya or Marunouchi Line to Kasumigaseki Sta. (C08, H06, M15) (Exit A13), 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.