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Kameari Katori Shrine Annual Festival

Kameari Katori Shrine Annual Festival

Source: Kameari Katori Shrine

An annual Festival held at Kameari Katori Shrine that appeared in “Kochikame”

Kameari Katori Shrine is a venerable shrine celebrated the 740 anniversary in 2016.
This shrine appeared frequently in the comic ‘Kochira Katsushika-ku Kameari Koen Mae Hashutsujo’ which had been serialized for 40 years, and it is a familiar place for “Kochikame” fans.

Kameari Katori Shrine Annual Festival 2016

Source: Kameari Katori Shrine

Kameari Katori Shrine Annual Festival 2016

Source: Kameari Katori Shrine

The most exciting event of the festival is the Joint Carrying of town’s portable shrines on the last day. The appearance of lighted-up portable shrines return to the Kameari Katori Shrine one after another is spectacular.

Kameari Katori Shrine Annual Festival 2016

Source: Kameari Katori Shrine

Details

Event Name Kameari Katori Shrine Annual Festival
Venue Kameari Katori Shrine and its surroundings
Dates September 16, 2017 – September 17, 2017
Open Hours 【Holding time of major events】
September 16, 17:00 Joint Carrying of town’s portable shrines (Kameari Station North Exit)
September 17, 17:00 Joint Carrying of town’s portable shrines (Yuurodo → Roundabout outside Kameari Station → Kameari Katori Shrine)
Admission Free
Address 3-42-24 Kameari Katsushika-ku, Tokyo
Contact 03-3601-1418
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