The Hachioji Festival is one of the most famous festivals in the Kanto region for its big procession of 19 festival floats. The way lights are used to accentuate the sculptures on the floats in the ritual procession is an impressive sight. Be sure not to miss the butsuke moments when the floats approach each other and compete with the vibrancy of their live festival music performances.
- PHONE NUMBER
- 042-686-0611 (Hachioji Festival Executive Committee)
Koshu-Kaido (National Route 20)
Runs from the intersection at the entrance of JR Hachioji Station to the Oiwakecho Intersection, Nishihoshasen You Road and its surroundings.
- A 5-minute walk from Hachioji Station's North Gate, a 12-minute walk from Nishi-Hachioji Station's North Gate, and a 10-minute walk from Keio-Hachioji Station.
- EVENT DATE
- Early August
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