TOPAnnual Summer Festival of Suwa Shrine

Annual Summer Festival of Suwa Shrine

By admin2

Avatar

By admin2

Annual Summer Festival of Suwa Shrine, Tachikawa, on the outskirts of Tokyo, features Sumo Taikai (sumo tournament) for children in the precincts from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on the 22nd, a parade of mikoshi and floats on the city’s main streets from 1 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on the 23rd (passing near JR Tachikawa Station at around 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.).

Shishi-mai (Lion Dance) is performed in the precincts of the Shrine from 4 p.m. on the 22nd and the 23rd.