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Gion Festival
Date : Annually on the 3rd Saturday of July
  • Gion Festival
The float festival of Tamano District is said to have begun to prevent disasters in the district, and consists of a float parade, Karakuri puppet performance on the float, and Shinto music and dance. The Karakuri puppet story is about Ebisu and Dakoku (deities of wealth) going fishing, and the elaborate performance never fails to amuse people.

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  • Gion Festival
  • Gion Festival

Festival Overview


Date Annually on the 3rd Saturday of July
Time From 19:00 to 21:00
Venue Gosha-jinja Shrine(Tamano-cho 1404, Kasugai City)
Parking Free (cap. 40 cars)
Phone number 0568-51-0278(Tamano Local Performing Arts Preservation Association)

Access / Map

Access / Map

Access by public transport Alight at Meitetsu Bus Tamano or Jieitai-mae, and walk for approx. 5 minutes.
Access by car Approx. 15 minutes from Tomei Expressway Kasugai I.C. Exit.
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