Nankinmachi Shunsetsu Festival (南京町春節祭)
A local take on Chinese New Year, the biggest event of the year in China, held in Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture's Chinatown and the surrounding area. Held since 1987, the event was designated a Regional Intangible Folk Cultural Property by the city of Kobe in 1997. A variety of fun-filled events are held during the festival, such as a parade of people dressed as Chinese historical figures, rapid mask changing bian lian performances from Sichuan, Chinese lion dances, and a raffle featuring fabulous prizes.
- 2019/2/5 (Lunar calendar1/1) others
- Average attendance
Information Sources: NAVITIME JAPAN
- On foot aboutminutes
- about m
- Route from this Station Route from this Bus Stop Route from this IC Route from this Parking
Nearby Tourist Attractions
Hyogo prefecture stretches from the north coast to the south coast on the western end of the popular Kansai region, encompassing verdant mountains, urban beaches, and fantastic historical sights. The prefecture's main attractions lie along the south coast at Kobe, the prefectural capital, a pretty harbor city best known for its production of the renowned Kobe beef, and Himeji, the home of Himeji Castle, one of the country's most beautifully preserved feudal castles, perched magically atop a hill.