Yahiko Village, Niigata Prefecture

Yahiko Lantern Festival with a history of 1000 years

In front of the Yahiko Hotspring Village, there is a famous power spot, "Yahiko Shrine". Every year the "Yahiko Lantern Festival" will be held at there. This festival has a history of over 1000 years and has been specified as the Important Intangible Folk Cultural Properties. Begining with the pre-festival on the 24th, there will be big lanterns and portable shrines marching along the main street of the hotspring village and fireworks for celebration on the 25th. Why not come to Yahiko to gain some energy and relax yourself?

弥彦村 弥彦燈籠まつり「小燈籠」s

Yahiko Shrine
July 24 18:30- 21:20
July 25 09:00 - 23:30
July 26 09:00 - 10:00
Yahiko Tourist Association   TEL :
Information source
Tsubame ・ Yahiko Kouiki Kankou Renkei Kaigi

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