FESTIVALS

October to December

Iizaka Fighting Festival

This is one of the three major fighting festivals in Japan and has a tradition three hundred years in the making. This festival is so vibrant that throughout the town you can hear the beat of Japanese drums like an earthquake as huge floats crash together in battle.

Information

Location
1 Yawata, Izaka Town, Fukushima City
Website
http://fukushima-guide.jp/event/iizaka-kenka-matsuri/
Date
From October 6 to 8, 2017
Access
By train:Get off at Iizaka Onsen Station on the Fukushima kotsu iizaka line.

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