The 379th Inuyama Festival

It was finished

Period
From 6 to 7 on April
Venue
The Inuyama Castle downtown area whole area

News at the time of rainy weather

It is Yama service of Inuyama Festival, but we hang plastic sheet in Yama and do and, in the case of shoame, may travel, but there is possibility that the number of the service of Yama and scale including time are reduced. As you may entrust service in each town managing case, Yama of gentle rain, dense fog, approve beforehand that you may be different from schedule announcing at the number of the service or time. In addition, all the service of Yama may be called off depending on wind and rain, but please be careful when you are called off as you may not be postponed in the next week. Judgment of official cancellation is going to be decided after discussion of sponsor at past 8:00 a.m. of the day. We will tell about the situation on homepage of Inuyama sightseeing information, but there is fear to become reading confusion when access centers on this occasion. In that case, please confirm on "Twitter of Wanmaru-kun".

Sacred rites schedule (plan)

Please note that schedule may be changed.

Saturday, April 6 attempt comfort festival (shingakusai)

Yama leaves toward Harituna Shrine (Open Space in front of Inuyama Castle) from each 7:50-9:00 town (in the town block 13)
Yama of 9:40-10:40 13 * gathers in Harituna Shrine (Open Space in front of Inuyama Castle)
After Yama of 12:00-13:30 6 * shows the works sequentially, to the Inuyama Station west exit (the station square group)
After Yama of 13:55-15:10 7 * shows the works sequentially, we wait in the place (Class Shinto shrine)

We are divided into two groups and, after the mechanism announcement, go round in castle town

Class Shinto shrine (7 *)

We turn on 365 lanterns, and Yama 7 * of Class Shinto shrine starts at 18:05
Yama 7 * of Class Shinto shrine departs at 18:45 and we operate castle town and come back sequentially in each town

"donden" at Honcho intersection estimated time is around 19:35-20:30

Each 21:45 return in the town block

The station square group (6 *)

We turn on 365 lanterns, and Yama 6 * of the station square group starts at 18:30
Yama 7 * of the station square group departs at 19:30 and we operate castle town and come back sequentially in each town

"donden" in front of Inuyama Station estimated time is around 19:30-19:55

Each 21:45 return in the town block

This Sunday, April 7 easy festival (hongakusai)

Yama leaves toward Harituna Shrine (Open Space in front of Inuyama Castle) from each 8:00-8:30 town (in the town block 13)
Yama of 8:40-9:20€13 * gathers in Harituna Shrine (Open Space in front of Inuyama Castle)
Yama of 10:00-14:40 13 * dedicates show box sequentially

We are divided into two groups and, after the mechanism dedication, operate castle town

"donden" in front of Harituna Shrine estimated time is around 10:20-15:00

The north group (6 *)

We turn on 365 lanterns, and Yama 6 * of the north group starts at 18:00
Yama 6 * of 18:30-18:55 north group departs toward Harituna Shrine (Open Space in front of Inuyama Castle)
Yama 6 * of 19:55-20:05 north group leaves and we operate castle town and come back sequentially in each town
Each 21:45 return in the town block

"donden" in front of Harituna Shrine estimated time is around 19:55-20:05

Minami Gumi (7 *)

We turn on 365 lanterns, and Yama 7 * of Minami Gumi starts at 18:00
Yama 7 * of 18:40-19:10 Minami Gumi leaves and we operate castle town and come back sequentially in each town
Each 21:45 return in the town block

"donden" at Honcho intersection estimated time is around 19:20-19:50

Question that Inuyama Festival is common in

Q: Representative visit route of festival?
A: Yama operates castle town with both days and gathers in before Harituna Shrine (Open Space in front of Inuyama Castle). Advance straight from the Inuyama Station west exit to in front of Harituna Shrine (Open Space in front of Inuyama Castle), and turn right at the second signal (Honcho), to the National Treasure Inuyama Castle (Harituna Shrine) area. As about 15 minutes on foot. It becomes vehicle traffic regulation during service time of Yama.

Q: Where can I see mechanism?
A: 6th Saturday from noon to around 3:10 p.m. 7th Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to around 2:40 p.m. You can observe together in before Harituna Shrine (Open Space in front of Inuyama Castle). In addition, Yama is operating Honcho-dori St. on Sunday on 7th and shows the works at any time.

Q: To see Yama at night?
A: We start lighting of lantern at around 6:00 p.m. in yosaka and Inuyamaguchi on Sunday on and Saturday is before Harituna Shrine (Open Space in front of Inuyama Castle) Inuyama Station west exit, 7th on 6th. You can observe service of Yama at night at each site in castle town.

The highlight of Inuyama Festival

It is festival of Yama having been continued since the Edo era. Device unusually comprises mechanism doll in all Yama (13 *) wonderfully, too and dedicates mechanism to Harituna Shrine nationwide. The splendor not to be inferior to cherry blossoms in full glory at noon, brilliancy to turn on 365 lanterns all at once at night, and to go round are the highlight. "donden" which is dynamic, and men lift Yama more than 5t in weight, and changes direction is Riki Osako.

Sacred rites history

In 1635 (Kanei 12), Shimohonmachi begins in Uoyacho having produced paste gem of tea picking at tower of horse

Crowd of last year

500,000 estimates

Inuyama Festival flyer down low (2.7MB)

Figure of traffic regulation downloading (0.6MB)

Period
From 6 to 7 on April
Holding time
9:30-21:30
Venue
The Inuyama Castle downtown area whole area
The location
Inuyama, Inuyama-shi, Aichi
Transportation guide
The Meitetsu "Inuyama Station" west exit is immediate
Inquiry
0568-61-6000