Inuyama Festival

It was finished

Period
From 6 to 7 on April
Venue
Others before Harituna Shrine

Announcement of parking lot

On the Inuyama Festival date, many customers come. It becomes full, and, in the parking lot, it is predicted in the morning from early time (it opens at 7:30 on the day of the festival) that neighboring roads do not work by car of waiting of parking lot over a wide area. There is possibility that is not stopped even if we wait for several hours in some cases. Therefore, I would like the use of public transport. Festival venue leaves the Meitetsu "Inuyama Station" west exit and is immediate.

To person coming by trailer bus

Trailer bus, please use Inuyama Castle first parking lot. Other parking lots do not have space of trailer bus. In addition, around festival venue road has you refrain from the getting on and off on road for ensuring safety.

Illustration of traffic regulation of the day of the Inuyama Festival is this

Summary of Inuyama Festival

Inuyama Festival has old legend to say three times than twice. We introduce much highlight that we cannot possibly taste only once. Primarily mechanism doll being played in a certain all 13 * Yama. Life is recorded by harmonious operation of townsfolk and can see wonderful story. Second it is The procession going slowly of Yama at night. Fire burns to 365 lanterns, and state to flock to cityscape of row of cherry blossom trees is right like picture scroll of scroll. Third it is dondento round slices. We enslave the audience by the skill of power pride of lever in cruise of Yama. Finally clothes of gold undergarment with children. Gorgeous clothes please thing to look at.

Inuyama Festival preservation society site is this place

The UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage

It was enrolled in eisansai riga UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of 33 whole country including Inuyama Festival in December, 2016. Above all, Aichi is for most five cases, and the time when we still protect festival that area kept for many years and are going to succeed has been increasing.

Sacred rites schedule (plan)

Please note that schedule may be changed.

Saturday, April 6 attempt comfort festival (shingakusai)

Yama of 8:00-9:00 13 * face before Harituna Shrine and leaves
9:40-10:40 Yama gathers before 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 (in front of Harituna Shrine)

We turn on 365 lanterns, and Yama of Class Shinto shrine starts at 18:00
We leave in front of Harituna Shrine sequentially at 18:45 and operate castle town
Each 21:45 return in the town block

The station square group (the Inuyama Station west exit)

We turn on 365 lanterns, and Yama of the station square group starts at 18:00
We leave the Inuyama Station west exit sequentially at 19:30 and operate castle town
Each 21:45 return in the town block

This Sunday, April 7 easy festival (hongakusai)

Yama of 8:00-8:30 13 * face before Harituna Shrine and leaves
8:40-9:20 Yama gathers before Harituna Shrine
We dedicate mechanism doll to 9:50-14:30 turn

Yama is divided into two groups after the mechanism announcement

The north group (yosaka)

We turn on 365 lanterns, and Yama of the north group starts at 18:00
Yama of the north group face before Harituna Shrine at 18:30 and leaves
We leave in front of Harituna Shrine sequentially at 19:55 and operate castle town
Each 21:45 return in the town block

Minami Gumi (outside town)

We turn on 365 lanterns, and Yama of Minami Gumi starts at 18:00
It leaves from town out of 18:40 sequentially and goes round in castle town
Each 21:45 return in the town block

Question that Inuyama Festival is common in

Q: Access?
A: In the festival venue, getting off at 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 in the foot of National Treasure 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: 13 are before Harituna Shrine (Open Space in front of Inuyama Castle) and control to 9:50-14:30 in turn on this comfort feast day and do announcement (God former dedication) to 12:00-15:10 on attempt comfort feast day. We are going to show the works at any time each at each site in castle town in the morning of attempt comfort festival, the afternoon of this comfort festival.

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

Sacred rites history

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

Crowd of usual

500,000 estimates

Period
From 6 to 7 on April
Holding time
9:00-21:30
Venue
Others before Harituna Shrine
Transportation guide
It is immediate on foot than the Meitetsu "Inuyama Station" west exit
Contact
0568-61-6000