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  • See & Do
  • Eastern Area

Kugeta Gion Festival

Giant mikoshi that weights 1.5 tons is a must see!

A traditional event that has been passed down in the Kugeta area since 1873. Chokai mikoshi for town associations and children's mikoshi go forth to fill the streets with excitement.

Location Map

Basic Information

Address 848-5 Kugeta, Moka-city, Tochigi
Telephone Number 0285-82-2012
Website https://www.tochigiji.or.jp/event/6696/
Date July 18 to 20, 2020
Venue Main site: Around Ekimae-dontokoi-hiroba (848-5 Kugeta, Moka-city, Tochigi)
Map Code 74 446 689*76

Eastern Area

The eastern area is famous for its abundant flowers and traditional Mashiko pottery. Seasonal charms welcome tourists throughout the year with flowers such as cherry blossoms and wisterias in spring and some of the nation’s most beautiful autumn foliage.

Seasons in Tochigi