Sep/7 - 9, 2019 Ushikura Shrine Annual Grand Festival

Sightseeing information about Sep/7 - 9, 2019 Ushikura Shrine Annual Grand Festival in Japan.

Sep/7 - 9, 2019 Ushikura Shrine Annual Grand Festival (Iriya Shrine Festival)3.2

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 from 9/7 '19 to 9/9 '19


Ushikura Shrine Annual Grand Festival is one of the three major festivals in Yamanashi Prefecture, along with Yoshida Fire Festival and Tsuru Hassaku Festival. It is the festival which thanks to gods of agriculture.

On Sept.7, portable shrines carried by kids and adults parade throughout the town. It is so energetic. Lots of local people gather along Route 20 to watch the parade at night.

On Sept. 8, the highlight of the festival, you can see Kagura music performances from 1PM, and two Dashi festival floats parade through the street. Shishi-Lion and dancers wearing Hyottoko Mask dance with Japanese traditional flute and taiko-drum rhythm.

Also, there are many food stalls serving festival food along the Route 20 and in Ushikura Shrine on Sept. 8th and 9th.

Dates: September 7 - 9, 2019 Rain or Shine
Sept.7 Portable Shrine Parade : 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Sept.8 Kagura Music Performance : 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., Dashi Float Parade : around 4:00 p.m.~
Address: 1626 Uenohara, Uenohara City, Yamanashi Prefecture
Access: a 10-min walk from JR Uenohara Station

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PurposeFestivals,parade,Traditional folk,shrine/temple,an eating tour
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5.09 months ago

保食神をお祀りしている地元の氏神さまという歴史の神社です。とても大きなご神木があります。9月の例祭は御神輿や出店など、盛大に行われます。 ^^

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