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