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Chinkasai Fire Festival

December 31 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

| Free

With most people living in the wooden houses, closely clustered together along narrow streets for centuries, fear of calamitous fires is deeply ingrained in the Japanese psyche. The Chinkasai on Miyajima is an impressive fire appeasing festival held on New Year’s Eve.

Read more about the Chinkasai Fire Festival here.

 

Details

Date:
December 31
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Mikasa-no-hama, Miyajima
Mikasa-no-hama, Miyajima-cho
Hatsukaichi-shi, 739-0588 Japan

Organizer

Itsukushima Shrine