Anju Tenjin Matsuri

A summer festival in Hatano featuring a portable shrine parade

Anju Tenjin Matsuri is a summer festival in the Hatano area where Anjuzuka (Memorial Mound of Anju in Hatano) is situated. The festival features a portable shrine parade, Harigoma (spring foal dance), a folk dance, and representative Ondeko (demon drumming) groups from five villages in the Hatano area. You can enjoy yakitori grilled chicken skewers along with draft beer, while immersing yourself in live music performances on the outdoor stage on the eve of the festival. During the festival, painted paper lanterns lined up on the shopping street brighten up the night sky.

  • Ondeko (Deity mask dance)
  • Harigoma (spring foal dance)
Starting time
8/27 17:00~、8/28 10:00~
Event site
Hatano Shopping Street
Hatano, Sado, Niigata 952-0206
Contact Information
+81-0259-66-2458(Hatano Society of Commerce and Industry)
Transport Access
Ryotsu Port Approx 35 by car
Nearest bus stop
Hatano Gakkoumae(Minamisen (South Line)) 2 minutes on foot from bus stop
The 27th of August (Festival Eve)

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