Introduction of The Festival

Hino Matsuri Shiga Pref

Hino Hikiyama Matsuri

A spring festival with more than 800 year history. With a dozen floats and three portable shrines representing each district, every part of Hino Town is in a festive mood.

Category
Floats
Location(s)
Murai, Hino Cho, Shiga Prefecture Umamiokawatamuki Shrine
Date(s) of Matsuri
May 2-3
Contact
Hino Tourist Association (0748-52-6577)
Access
Three minutes walk from Mukai-machi bus stop, which can be reached from Hino Station on the Omi Railway.
URL
Conservation Group
Umamiokawatamuki Jinja Hino Matsuri Hozon Kai
Note
Selection of prefectural intangible folk cultural properties that need measures such as making records