【Notice:Event Information in Tsurumi Ward】July 17th (Tue.)・18th (Wed.)・19th (Thur.)“Mitama-matsuri”, Festival of Spirits at Daihonzan ( Head Temple) Soji-ji Temple: Bon Dance Festival and Fireworks Display

On July 17th (Tues.)・18th (Wed.) and 19th (Thur.), head temple of Soji-ji will hold a summer festival. You can enjoy bon dance(※)and fireworks display. Also there will be a lot of stalls you can buy some foods, drinks and play games.

 

Bon-Odori(bon dance)

You can dance to the music with other people. If you don’t know how to dance, you just dance as others do. This is a Japanese traditional summer festival, deriving from the custom to soothe our ancestors’ spirits. There’s no specific costumes for the dance but some people wear “Yukata”, light cotton kimono for summer and enjoy the festival.

 

Venue:Daihonzan Soji-ji Temple(2-1-1 Tsurumi, Tsurumi ward : 5 minutes- walk from    the west exit of「Tsurumi Station」)
〇Bon Dance  17:30~21:00
〇Fireworks display    20:00~21:00

There’s no parking lots for cars and bikes. Please use the public transportations.