Shinagawa Shukuba Matsuri Festival
“Shukuba Matsuri” where you can enjoy a feeling like a time travel to the Edo period
“Shinagawa-shuku” that is first post‐town from the Nihonbashi of the Fifty-Three Stations of the Tokaido. “Shinagawa Shukuba Matsuri Festival” began in 1990 to convey the culture of the historical “Shinagawa-shuku”.
A variety of events that can feel the taste of Edo will be held in the range of about 2 kilometers from Kitashinagawa to Minamishinagawa. In particular, you can enjoy the feeling like a time travel to the Edo period, such as “Oiran Dochu” (Procession of courtesans) where beautiful Geisha walk, and “Procession of Edo appearance” by people wearing various kimonos.
■Places of events
|Event Name||Shinagawa Shukuba Matsuri Festival|
|Venue||Kitashinagawa – Minamishinagawa|
|Dates||September 23, 2017 – September 24, 2017|
|Open Hours||Depends on the event.|
|Address||1-1-4 Kitashinagawa Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo|
|Contact||03-3472-4772 (10:00-16:00 / Closed on Mondays)|