09-25-2020This is an annual festival of the Chichibu Yoshida Muku Jinja (temple), where each year 27 schools launch more than 30 fireworks known as Ryusei (dragon rocket) that are packed with gunpowder together with their roaring sounds.
|Day||Second Sunday in October|
|Location||Yoshida Muku Jinja (shrine)|
01-01-2016Enjoy river rafting through the rocks of Nagatoro, Chichibu, that has been designated as on of Japan's special natural monuments, for a tranquil, relaxing, and at times thrilling ride! Listen to the fun boatman's guide information as you river raft in Nagatoro, offering fun for everyone from young to old. The kotatsu (foot warmer) boat of the winter is really popular!
01-01-2016The Hodosan Jinja (shrine) where Yamatotakeru and the mountain dog legends remain, the Chichibu Jinja (shrine) of the Myoken faith famous for the Chichibu night festival and the Mitsumine Jinja (shrine) where gods are said to reside deep in the moutains, are together known as the "Three Shrines of Chichibu." Many people visit the shrines every year.
|Area||Chichibu City, Nagatoro Town|