With a history of over 360 years and a UNESCO designation, the Ogaki Festival is an annual event you don’t want to miss. And it’s back for two days of celebrations!!
The festival is famous for 13 “yama” festival floats that are exquisitely crafted and are equipped with stages for dancing and “karakuri” marionette dolls. Expect various festival stalls that each have something different to offer too!
【Dates】 May 13th (Sat) ~ 14th (Sun)
【Location】 Ogaki Hachiman Shrine and the surrounding area, Ogaki Station streets, and other places
13th May (Sat) 8:15am – 9pm
14th May (Sun) 8:30am – sometime past 6pm
For more info:
Official event webpage and pamphlets: