Niigata Festival

A major festival that originated in 1955, this 3-day event begins with a parade of yukata-clad folk dancing teams. On the second day, more parades—with participants dressed in traditional attires, and with the bearing of mikoshi (portable shrines). The festival concludes with a large fireworks display over the Shinanogawa River.


August ( 2023.8.4 (Fri) ~ 2022.8.6 (Sun) )


Furumachi and Bandai
Furumachi-dori, Chuo-ku, Niigata City

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