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2014/05/29

Torigoe Festival on June 7th and 8th in Taito-ku!

Torigoe Festival is a festival that takes place at Torigoe Shrine and boasts a 1360 year history. They will bring out the portable shrine (said to be one of the heaviest in Tokyo) and approx. 200,000 people will come out to try and see it. Maybe you’ll be one of them?

 

At night, lanterns light the way to the shrine. Approximately 300 stalls will be set up, serving food and drinks.

 

June 7th:  10:00~21:00

June 8th: 6:30~21:00

Address:  東京都台東区鳥越2-4-1 (Torigoe Shrine)

 

From Walkerplus Tokyo (Japanese site)

 

 

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