SHIBUSHI BUDDHA FESTIVAL (SHIBUSHI OSHAKA MATSURI / 志布志お釈迦祭り)

SHIBUSHI BUDDHA FESTIVAL (SHIBUSHI OSHAKA MATSURI / 志布志お釈迦祭り)

It is a festival to celebrate Buddha's birth which is one of the biggest festivals in Kagoshima prefecture. A famous parade with brides in kimono riding horses decorated with bells, a brass band, dance troupes and others will parade from Shibushi station to Houman temple. People put hydrangea tea (amacha) on the Buddha statue, invoking good health.

Start Apr. 28, 2014 〜 Apr. 29, 2014

Festival Eve: April 28th (Mon) 18:00 ~ 21:00
Festival: April 29th (Tue / National holiday) 10:00 ~ 20:00

Zip899-7102
Address

6537 Cho, Shibushi town, Shibushi city,
Kagoshima prefecture

PlaceHouman Temple
Parking

400 spaces (No charge)
*A shuttle bus service will be provided from the car park to the site.

Contact The executive (Osyaka-matsuri Jikko Iinkai Jimukyoku)
TEL: 099-472-8028
Webhttp://www.city.shibushi.lg.jp/docs/2014021200439/
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