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Komoro Gion Festival

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Komoro Gion Festival (小諸祇園祭り), or Takehayajinja Reitaisai is one of the oldest festivals in Japan. It holds in the middle of July at Komoro, Nagano Prefecture. This festival has over 1,000 years of history. There are about 60 Mikoshi parading around Komoro town in this festival. Its a great Mikoshi festival in summer. There are many food stands and other events like Japanese drum performance.

Tourist Info.
There are parking and restroom.
There are many food stands.
Closest Saturday from July 13.

Access
0. at Ueda Station.
1. use Shinano Line to Komoro Station.
The event happens around the station.


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Komoro Gion Festival
Tatehaya Shrine Retaisai has a history of over 1,000 years. It happens in the middle of July, closest weekend from July 13. At Saturday, there is about 60 Mikoshi parading around the Komoro town. It prays the great harvesting and protecting from the disaster.