Matsuri of This Month

Summer festival at Shimo-ajino Jinja (-The last Saturday and Sunday in July
-The last Sunday in March)

[Tottori Pref] Shimo-ajino, Tottori City Shimo-ajino Jinja
This is the festival of shishi-mai (Lion…
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Waterside Festival (Saturday or Sunday closest to July 20)

[Tottori Pref] Yurihama Cho, Tottori Prefecture Togokohan Park
Warriors who lost jobs and became Lonins…
 
 

Daisen Mohitori Shinji(Shinto ritual) (July 14 - 15)

[Tottori Pref] Daisen, Daisen Cho, Tottori Prefecture Ogamiyama Shirine Okunomiya
"Mohi" is an earthenware container of an…

Ohara Gion Matsuri (July 23-24)

[Shiga Pref] Koka City Toriino, Koka City
This Matsuri, which is also called fight…
 
 

Osaka Pottery Festival (End of July)

[Osaka City・Osaka Pref] 4 Chome-Watanabe3, Kyutaromachi, Chuo Ward, Osaka City Zama Shrine
This festival has been held as a traditi…
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Sumiyoshi Matsuri (July 30)

[Osaka City・Osaka Pref] Sumiyoshi, Sumiyoshi Ward, Osaka City
The noble ancient rites of the festival …
 
 
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Tenjin Matsuri (July 24-25)

[Osaka City・Osaka Pref] 2-1-8 Tenjinbashi, Kita Ward, Osaka City Osakatenmangu
The festival has been celebrated for ove…

Nishiiya’s Jindai-odori Dance (June 25 by the lunar calendar)

[Tokushima Pref] Nishiiyayamamura, Miyoshi City Tenmangu Jinja
Jindai-odori is a sacred dance to pray f…
 
 

Shishikui Gion Festival (July 16-17)

[Tokushima Pref] 5 Kubo Kubo, Kaiyo-cho, Kaifu Gun, Tottori Prefecture Yasaka Jinja
Yasaka Shrine of Shishikui has been call…

Ueki Jinja Gion-matsuri (Late July)

[Mie Pref] Hirata, Iga City Ueki Shrine
The festival features portable shrines o…