Ground Cherry Fair at Asakusa Sensouji Temple


posted on August 9, 2016

The biggest Ground Cherry Fair in Tokyo.

Annual Ground Cherry Fair will be hold at Sensouji Temple in Asakusa. It is believed that if you visit the temple during the fair, it will bring you 46,000 days (about 126 years) of good luck. Ground Cherry Festivals are held at few places, but this is one of the biggest of all.

*Event dates and programs may be subject to change.

5 mins walk from Tobu Skytree Line, Asakusa Station
5 mins walk from Metro Ginza Line, Asakusa Station
5 mins walk from Tsukuba Express, Asakusa Station
5 mins walk from Toei Asakusa Line, Asakusa Station Exit A4

Date Time Entry Address
Early Jul, 2017 Free 2-3-1 Asakusa, Taito-ku, Tokyo
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