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Hoze Matsuri

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Hoze Matsuri

The biggest autumn festival in the Wakasa area, dating back to the Edo Period. There is a parade of floats, big Japanese drums, Shinto music, a lion dance performance and the like that moves throughout the city. During the parade, they enter the shrine one after another to perform traditional performing arts.
Date(s) Mid September
Address Hachiman Jingu shrine: Otokoyama, Obama City
Access Ten minutes walk from JR Obama Station.Seventy minutes by car from Tsuruga Interchange on the Hokuriku Expressway.

Hoze Matsuri Neighborhood map

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