Kanda Festival -Kage Festival- at Kanda Myojin Shrine

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posted on November 13, 2015

Kanda Festival is ranked among the three largest festivals of Japan.

Kanda Festival is one of the most famous festivals of Tokyo. They hold a regular big festival once every two years, and it was last year. This year they have a smaller festival, which is called "Kage Festival". It is smaller than regular festival, but many programs will go on from April 29th though May 15th (except April 30th and May 1st, 2nd, 12th & 13th).

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Schedule
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April 29 ~ May 6 (except April 30, May 1&2)
10am-4pm Carrying Imperial Carriges and Portable Shrines

May 10
7pm Carrying Portable Shrine around Izumi-cho

May 11
10am Carrying Portable Shrine around Izumi-cho
10am Carrying Portable Shrine from Shomon Zuka

May 14
11am Tea Ceremony at Kanda Myojin Shrine
6pm Noh and Kyogen Play *Tickets sold out

May 15
2pm Rei Tai Sai at Kanda Myojin Shrine
   
*Event dates and programs may be subject to change.
     

Access:
5 mins walk from Chuo Line & Sobu Line, Ochanomizu Station
7 mins walk from Keihin Tohoku Line & Yamanote Line, Akihabara Station
5 mins walk from Metro Marunouchi Line, Ochanomizu Station
5 mins walk from Metro Chiyoda Line, Shin-Ochanomizu Station
5 mins walk from Metro Ginza Line, Suehiro-cho Station
7 mins walk from Metro Hibiya Line, Akihabara Station

Date Time Entry
Apr 29, 2016~May 15, 2016 09:00 am~08:00 pm Free
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