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Iwakura City Summer Float Festival
Date : 8/4/2018
  • Iwakura City Summer Float Festival
The float parade (Yoi Festival) is performed in early August every year as the Gion Festival of Shinmei Ikuta-jinja Shrine in Shimo-Honmachi, Shinmei Daiichi-sha Shrine in Naka-Honmachi, and the Tenno Festival of Niimizo-jinja Shrine in Honmachi. Three mystical floats decorated with beautiful lanterns parade along the Iwakura-kaido Road. The three floats also assemble at the "Kusunoki no Ie", where Karakuri puppet shows are held.

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  • Iwakura City Summer Float Festival
  • Iwakura City Summer Float Festival

Festival Overview


Date 8/4/2018
Time From 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue Honmachi-Nishi 1, Iwakura City
Phone number 0587-37-1322(Iwakura City Float Preservation Association
(Iwakura City Float Preservation Association Chairman Yasuo Kojima))

Access / Map

Access / Map

Access by public transport Approx. 5 minutes' walk from Meitetsu Inuyama Line Iwakura Station.
Access by car Approx. 20 minutes from Meishin Expressway Ichinomiya I.C.
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