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Grand Inoko Matsuri

November 3 - November 4

Free

City center festival which melds tradition with art in Fukuromachi Park – centered on a 1.5 ton rock suspended by ropes attached to 88 bamboo trees. The festival was resurrected in 2013 after a 17 year hiatus.

The schedule below is based on that of the 2017 event. Please check back for updates.

Saturday, November 3

  • Food stalls open
  • Kids Inoko parade along Hondori and Kinzagai arcades (starting from Fukuromachi Park
  • 15:00 Raising the great rock (family version)
  • 19:00 Grand Inoko Festival Contemporary Art Performance
  • 20:10 Close

Sunday, November 4

  • Food stalls open
  • 13:00 Raising the great rock (community version)
  • 15:15 O-neri drum performance
  • 18:30 Grand Inoko Festival Performances
  • 18:30 Mochi-maki passing out rice cakes and treats
  • 20:00 Crememonial cutting of the 88 ropes
  • 20:10 Close

 

Details

Start:
November 3
End:
November 4
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Fukuromachi Park
9 Fukuromachi, Naka-ku
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken 732-0063 Japan