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Akasaka Hikawa-jinja Shrine Festival | Sep. 15 - 17, 2023

Founded more than 1000 years ago, Hikawa-jinja Shrine is a historical shrine that lies in a very central area of Tokyo, surrounded by modern buildings. During this festival, large doll floats and Mikoshi(miniature shrines) will parade around the streets of Akasaka town.

Akasaka Hikawa-jinja Shrine Festival (Reitaisai Festival)

September 15th(Fri), 16th(Sat) and 17th(Sun) 2023
Location: Akasawa, Minato City, Tokyo

The highlight of this festival holds the largest parade go around the Akasaka district with large doll floats and Mikoshi carrying. The parade starts from/to Akasaka Hikawa Shrine, by way of Akasaka Sacas. For details, see the official website

Akasaka Hikawa Jinja Shrine Official Website
Akasaka Hikawa Jinja Shrine Dashi-float Preservation Association (Japanese website)

Tokyo Midtown

Getting there
6-min walk from Akasaka Station on the Chiyoda Subway Line
6-min walk from Roppongi Station on the Hibiya or Oedo Subway Line
5-min walk from Roppongi Ichome Station on the Nanboku Subway Line