Matsuri of This Month

Shinnosai Festival (Nov 22-23)

[Osaka City・Osaka Pref] 2-1-8 Doshomachi, Chuo Ward, Osaka City
This is a festival dedicated to the guar…

Nigishima-matsuri (November 3 (currently suspended))

[Mie Pref] Nigishimacho, Kumano City
The festival features the competiion of …
 
 

Maizuru Daruma (Dharma) Matsuri (Beginning of November)

[Kyoto Pref] Maizuru City Shopping street in east district
The festival started in 1948 to revitali…
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Nishi-maizuru Ebisu-ichi (Late November)

[Kyoto Pref] Nishimaizuru, Maizuru City Shopping street in west district
This festival is 300 years old in relati…
 
 

Tayama Hana-odori (November 3)

[Kyoto Pref] Tayama, Minamiyamashiro Village, Kyoto Prefecture Suwa Shrine
Participants in the festival dance spect…
24_船寺神社獅子舞

Shishimai in Funadera Shrine (November 2-3)

[Hyogo Pref・Kobe City] Nada Ward, Kobe City Funadera Shrine
Lion dances in the Funadera Shrine consi…
 
 

Hyakkoku Odori (November 23)

[Hyogo Pref] Sanda City Komausahachiman Shrine
The origin of Hyakkoku Odori, a name of …

Okubo Odori (November 3)

[Hyogo Pref] 880 Ichisanjo, Minamiawaji City
Okubo Odori (dance) is said to have orig…
 
 

Yanagidajinja Autumn Festival (May 5, October 4, November 3)

[Fukui Pref] Hatta, Echizen Cho, Fukui Prefecture
The festival features Shishimai (Kylin l…

Sogawa Matsuri (November 3)

[Wakayama Pref] Sogawa, Hidakagawa Cho, Wakayama Prefecture, Sogawa Shrine
Led by Hananobori (banner flag), Oni (de…