Kameido Tenjin Shrine Annual Festival
This year, the main festival is held once in four years
Kameido Tenjin Shrine enshrined Sugawara Michizane as the god of learning, it is said that there is a divine favor for the students.
The main festival of the shrine held every four years, and in 2018 the main festival is held.
On August 25, a parade of Horen (palanquin), which enshrined Sugawara Michizane, will be held. In addition, “Kentomyo” that is decorating more than 1,000 votive lighted lanterns, and “Takigi-Kagura” that is torch-lighted Shinto dance will be held.
On August 26, a parade where 25 town mikoshi participate will be held and the surroundings of the shrine will be exciting.
|Event Name||Kameido Tenjin Shrine Annual Festival|
|Venue||Kameido Tenjin Shrine|
|Dates||August 24, 2018 – August 26, 2018|
|Open Hours||＜Holding time of major events＞
8:00 – 16:30 Parade of Horen
19:00 - Kentomyo, Takigi-kagura
11:00 – 14:00 Joint parade with 25 mikoshi
|Address||3-6-1 Kameido Koto-ku, Tokyo|