Hozuki(Japanese lantern plant) Market is held and traditional Japanese folk dance is performed on the streets.
Kagurazaka Matsuri Festival
Date: July 26th(Wed) - 29th(Sat) 2017
Location: Kagurazaka, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
26th- 27th 17:30-122:00
At the Hozuki(Japanese lantern plant) Market, 45 food stalls line the street in front of Bishamonten Zenkokuji Temple. Fork arts will be performed at the stage in the temple
28th - 29th 19:00-21:00
Groups of Awaodori (traditional Japanese folk dance) dancers parade the streets, one starts from Akagi-jinja Shrine and the other starts from the underneath of the Kagurazaka slope to the upper end.
Getting there by train:
Take the JR Sobu-sen line and get off at Iidabashi station 飯田橋駅. 1-min walk from the west exit of the station.