Nikko Tosho-gu Shunki Reitaisai

Grand Spring Festival of the shrine. Procession of over 1,200 armor-clad people followed by mikoshi is the highlight.

Schedule & Key events:
● May 17
from 1:30 p.m.: Yabusame (horseback archery) performance
● May 18
from 11 a.m.: Procession from the shrine to Otabisho near Shinkyo Bridge
from noon: Bugaku (ancient court dance with music) performance at Otabisho
from 1 p.m.: Procession from Otabisho to the shrine

Prefecture: 

Tochigi

City: 

Nikko

Type of Event: 

Matsuri

Event Start Date YY/MM/DD: 

2017/05/17

Event End Date YY/MM/DD: 

2017/05/18

Japan Mobile Maps: 

Disclaimer: 

****We strive to make this as accurate as possible. Since places do go out of business or move and maybe a human error in typing the GPS coordinates, there may occasionally be an error. Event information is from their website and accurate at the time of posting. Events may change without notice. Best to check their website if possible before going. Please contact us and let us know of the error so we can correct it.

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calendar: 

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 13:30 to Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 18:15

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