NEWS RELEASE

NEWS RELEASE

Taimatsu Akashi festival 2019

October 09, 2019

Taimatsu Akashi festival has been held in Sukagawa City, Fukushima Prefecture, for over 420 years. The highlight of this impressive festival is the lighting of the colossal torches (10 meters in length), which has symbolic meaning for worshippers of the nearby shrine. This year Taimatsu Akashi will be held on Saturday November 9.