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    Asuke Festival

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    Oct. 12 and Oct. 13, 2019

    • Asuke Festival
    • Asuke Festival
    • Asuke Festival
    • Asuke Festival
    • Asuke Festival
    • Asuke Festival
    • Asuke Festival
    • Asuke Festival
    • Asuke Festival

    The Asuke Festival is held by Asuke Hachimangu Shrine. The main hall was rebuilt in 1466 and is designated as an important cultural property. This festival has been held since the mid 1700s and remains largely unchanged today. Four festival floats are paraded around the street. The event used to last for five days, but has now been contracted to two days. On Saturday is the pre-festival and on Sunday is the main festival. On Saturday night you will see a portable shrine paraded after a parade of lanterns goes past. The shrine makes its way through the town.

    Basic Information

    Parking

    Address 〒444-2424
    12 Miyanoato, Asuke-cho, Toyota-City (Asuke Hachimangu Shrine)
    Parking lot Korankei parking lot (paid): 500 JPY
    Place Asuke Hachiman Shrine environs
    Holding time Early October
    Access by Public Transportation From Meitetsu Nagoya Station, disembark at Higashiokazaki Station. Transfer to the Meitetsu Bus and disembark at Korankei.