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Narita Gion Festival

Gorgeous summer festival to thoroughly enjoy the history of Narita and a festival car and a stand of the force

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From July 06, 2018 to July 08, 2018

A holding place: Omoto Domae, door front - Yakushido Hall, the JR Narita station square

Narita Gion Festival is big Events of Narita that approximately 450,000 a year visitors visit whenever summer arrival is told to Narita.
A festival car, a stand and the portable shrine one of ten colored by wonderful sculpture and decoration flock and go round in Naritasan Omotesando Street and the outskirts whole area for three days.

Highlight introduction of the Narita Gion Festival

By the summer festival that "the Narita mountain Gion festival" to pray "Dainichi Buddha" done 奉安 by 奥之院 which is Buddha as the prime noumenon of principal idol King Akira Fudo of the Naritasan Shinshoji Temple for the request for staple grains abundant harvest, all the people Toyosuke's raku ware, place accomplishment and the town around the Narita mountain are united as for the Narita Gion Festival, and is performed, there is the history for approximately 300 years.

Narita Gion Festival is held for three days (in 2018 from 6 to 8) on latest Friday, Saturday, Sunday for 7.8.9 day in July during a Gion festival period, and all, in the town of Narita, the festival mood is dyed. I go round around an approach to a shrine continuing with a good shout of a tone and the energy of the musical accompaniment that a portable shrine of the Mt. Narita and a gorgeous festival car, stand are lively to the Narita mountain.

In our Bancho of this year, 花﨑町, the guard are Tamachi.
A festival car is lighted up by night. The different festival car, figure of the stand which is mysterious and profound can be enjoyed with the noon.

Friday, July 6 13:30 - Omoto Domae

Safe prayer, cutting of the New Year's rice cake

Safe prayer held on Friday on 6th for the first day and the cutting of the New Year's rice cake are solemn events to tell a beginning of Narita Gion Festival.



Festival car, stand contest (total dance)

A total dance to begin by the signal of a youth head of the Narita Yamako Hokkaido assembly and the vice-head all at once. Each festival car, stand in the town block gathers to all members, and youths dance it to a musical accompaniment in high spirits. A festival car, a stand is given to Omoto Domae sequentially and dedicates the dance. A festival car, the stand flocks afterwards to the town and Omotesando.




Saturday, July 7 9:00 - JR Narita station square

Festival car, stand contest (total dance)

The second day starts from a total dance in front of the JR Narita Station on Saturday on 7th on the middle day.
A total dance begins for the signal of the flower young ream youth head all at once in total after a portable shrine did 進発 from the honorific title of a Japanese god mountain.
Following a portable shrine, a festival car, the stand flocks to the town and Omotesando.



Sunday, July 8 13:00 - door front - Yakushido Hall

Festival car, stand total pull

A festival car, a stand runs up the slope of Naritasan Omotesando Street Nakacho daylong on Sunday on 8th.
The state that a festival car, a stand runs up the slope by handles at a stretch in high spirits must see it.



Sunday, July 8 16:30 - Omoto Domae


御輿還御式 is held daylong from 16:30 on Sunday on 8th.
I meet it all together, and a festival car, a stand does the portable shrine which finished 渡御 of 3 days.


Festival car, stand contest (total dance)

A festival car, a stand contest (total dance) almost the completion of the Narita Gion Festival is carried out daylong on Sunday on 8th.
御輿還御式後, a total dance are held. In response to your encouragement, a youth shows a dance vividly.



About a festival dance

Beautifulness, beautifulness, beautifulness.
A sound to beat the priest's staff with a tone of the festival music is heard. It is the appearance of the festival dance (a lever is wound up).
The woman before geisha people and the wedding ceremony served in old days, but children of the elementary school work these days.

A flower shade is attached to the back in Ise hakama, a tabi and sandals to a kimono. A festival car and a stand are led while sounding a priest's staff held in a hand.
The clothes of the festival dance stop by like a festival short coat and a folding fan of youths in each town, and a color and a design vary.
What is compared is interesting.

The line of the festival dance to add bloom to the powerful festival car, guidance of the stand, the figure of lovely children please our eyes.



Charm of Narita

Naritasan Shinshoji Temple

Benefit spot & experience-based program full 成田詣 へいざ!

Narita International Airport

The Japanese central station which 100,000 visit every day which is not a simple passage point

Naritasan Omotesando Street

Naritasan Shinshoji Temple, Omotesando that is still full of worshipers in old days


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