The 381st Inuyama Festival

It was finished

Period
From 4 to 5 on April
Venue
The castle town whole area

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Sacred rites schedule (plan)

Please note that schedule may be changed.

Saturday, April 4 attempt comfort festival (shingakusai)

Yama of 8:00-9:00 12 * departs toward Harituna Shrine
9:40-10:40 Yama gathers in Harituna Shrine
Each 12:00-15:10 Yama shows "the works" in turn

Yama is divided into two groups after the mechanism announcement

Class Shinto shrine (7 *) ※In front of Harituna Shrine

We turn on 365 lanterns, and Yama of Class Shinto shrine starts at 18:00
Yama of Class Shinto shrine operates castle town at 18:35

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

Each 21:45 return in the town block

The station square group (5 *) ※The Inuyama Station west exit

We turn on 365 lanterns, and Yama of the station square group starts at 18:30
Yama of the station square group operates castle town at 19:30

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

Each 21:45 return in the town block

This Sunday, April 5 easy festival (hongakusai)

Yama of 8:00-8:30 12 * departs toward Harituna Shrine
8:40-9:20€ Yama gathers in Harituna Shrine
We dedicate mechanism doll to 10:00-15:00 turn

Yama is divided into two groups after the mechanism dedication

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

The north group (5 *) ※yosaka

We turn on 365 lanterns, and Yama of the north group starts at 18:00
Yama of 18:30-18:55 north group to Harituna Shrine
We go round and return in 19:55-20:05 castle town sequentially in each town
Each 21:45 return in the town block

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

Minami Gumi (7 *) ※Dekimachi

We turn on 365 lanterns, and Yama of Minami Gumi starts at 18:00
Yama of 18:40-19:10 Minami Gumi goes round in castle town
Each 21:45 return in the town block

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Question that Inuyama Festival is common in

Q: Access? Is there parking lot?
A: We go down, and, in the festival venue, the Meitetsu "Inuyama Station" west exit is immediate. As parking lot around the festival venue is crowded from early morning, outing, please use Meitetsu train.
Q: Representative visit route of festival?
A: We go round, and Yama gathers castle towns in before Harituna Shrine (Open Space in front of Inuyama Castle) with both days. 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 cruise time of Yama.
Q: Where can I see mechanism?
A: 4th Saturday from noon to around 3:10 p.m. 5th 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, on Sunday, Yama is going round in Honmachidori on 5th 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 Dekimachi on Sunday on and Saturday is before Harituna Shrine (Open Space in front of Inuyama Castle) Inuyama Station west exit, 5th on 4th. You can observe cruise of Yama at night at each site in castle town.

Around venue road becomes traffic regulation. I apologize for the inconvenience, but I would like understanding, cooperation.

Illustration of traffic regulation is this

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 usual

500,000 estimates

Period
From 4 to 5 on April
Holding time
9:00-21:30
Venue
The castle town whole area
Inquiry
0568-61-6000