Introduction of The Festival

Shitsumi-no Hikiyama-gyoji Kyoto Pref

Hikiyama-gyoji is a parading floats festival held in Shitsumi area. The main floats are called Yama, which is a decorated float with four wheels pulled by people. After parading through the streets in the area, floats get together at Shitsumi-hachimangu Shrine.

Category
Floats
Location(s)
Shitsumi, Kyotanba Cho, Kyoto Prefecture Shitsumi-hachimangu
Date(s) of Matsuri
The fourth Sunday in October
Contact
Kyotanba Town Education Board (0771-84-0028)
Access
Fifteen minutes bus ride from JR Shimoyama Station to Shonomichi bus stop and five minutes walk from the bus stop
URL
Conservation Group
Shitsumihikiyama Hozonkai
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