The biggest event of the year held in Aizuwakamatsu, this festival celebrates the city's history as a castle town in the former Aizu Domain. During the lantern procession announcing the start of the festival, some 5,000 children carrying paper lanterns parade through the city's streets. Some of the many other events held during the festival include an extravagant samurai parade featuring special guests, the Aizu Bandai-san Odori folk dance procession, and the Nisshinkan Children's Parade.
Fukushima Pref. Aiduwakamatsushi Outemachi 1-7-3
Fukushima Pref. Aiduwakamatsushi Outemachi 1-7-3 [map]
- 2019/9/21-23 Depends on the day/event
- Average attendance
- Street stall
Information Sources: NAVITIME JAPAN
- On foot aboutminutes
- about m
- View route from Station View route from Bus Stop View route from IC View route from Parking
Nearby Tourist Attractions
Fukushima Main Areas
Fukushima is a blend of fantastic scenery, delectable sake, and kaleidoscopic colors. This nature-rich prefecture displays its splendor from the hidden Abukuma Cave underground right to the top of its sky-high mountain road, known as the Bandai-Azuma Skyline.