Masked priests perform sacred dances to the tune of drum music for driving away the bad luck and wishing a good harvest of the year.
Schedule & Key events:
Location: Tenso-jinja Shrine, Ota-ku, Tokyo
Tokyu Ikegami Line to Ontakesan 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.