Introduction of The Festival

Fujimori Matsuri Kyoto City・Kyoto Pref

Kakeuma Shinji

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Kakeuma Shinji is Shinto ritual of acrobatic horseback riding with as 1200-year tradition. The festival also features a procession of four portable shrines and a warriors’ procession which parades through the towns.

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Category
Competition・Parade
Location(s)
Fushimi Ward, Kyoto City Fujimori Shrine
Date(s) of Matsuri
May 5
Contact
Fujimori Shrine (075-641-1045)
Access
Five minutes walk from JR Fujimori Station
URL
Conservation Group
Note
Intangible folk cultural assets designated by the city