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Mifune Festival

The Mifune Festival is hosted each year by Kurumazaki-jinja Shrine, and as an extension of the events of this festival, participants will recreate the aristocratic Heian Period pastime of leisurely boating across the river. A number of traditional rituals will be performed on the decks of a pleasure boat, a dragon boat, and a boat adorned with a bird.

Date & Time

May 19 (Sun), 2019
Around Noon – 3:00 p.m. *Postponed in case of rain

Venue

Across the Oi River in Arashiyama (Along the Togetsukyo Bridge)

Directions

City Bus 28 to “Arashiyama Koen (Arashiyama Park)” bus stop

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Events & Functions