A traditional festival held at Shirahama-jinja, the oldest shrine in Izu region. The 3-day festival includes various events, such as the bonfire and fire works dedicated to the gods in seven Izu islands.
Izu Shirahama-jinja Shrine Festival
October 28th(Sat) - 30th(Mon) 2017
Location: Shirahama (Near Shimoda) in Izu, Shizuoka Prefecture
On 28th in the evening: Fire Festival is held on the beach behind the shrine
On 29th from 11:00: The holy dance is dedicated to the god of the shrine and Taiko drumming is performed
On 30th from 16:00(4:00PM): The shrine ritual "Onbei nagashi" takes place at the beach behind the shrine.
Izu Shimoda Tourist Association
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From Shimoda Station (=Izukyu Shimoda Station 伊豆急下田駅), take a bus bound for Itadoichiki 板戸一色 and get off at the bus stop Shirahama-jinja 白浜神社。（11-min ride）
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