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Kotoura Matsuri

A festival in Kotoura in late autumn, featuring the sounds of the lion dance and folk song tunes.

Kotoura Matsuri is the annual festival of Hakusan Shrine, situated in the Ogi Kotoura area which is famous for its good diving spots. Two big, red lions parade through the streets from door to door on the 2nd, to drive away evil spirits.

2020. 11. 2023年は開催日未定 9月ごろ決定
The afternoon of the 2nd and all day on the 3rd(TBC)
Event site
Kotoura Village
Kotoura Sado, Niigata 952-0606
Contact Information

Sado Tourism Association Minami Sado Tourist Information Office

TEL : 0259-86-3200

Transport Access
Ogi Port Approx 10minutes by car
Nearest bus stop
Kotoura (Shukunegi Line) Approx. 0 minutes on foot from bus stop