Kagurazaka Matsuri Festival
This annual event in 2020 has been canceled due to Covid-19.
Date: July 24th(Wed) - 27th(Sat) 2019
Location: Kagurazaka, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
24th- 25th 17:30-12:00
Hozuki(Japanese lantern plant) Market with 45 food stalls lining on the street will take place in front of Bishamonten Zenkokuji Temple. Fork arts will be performed at the stage in the temple.
26th - 27th 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 train and get off at Iidabashi Station 飯田橋駅. 1-min walk from the west exit of the station.
Official website of Kagurazakasaka Touri Shotenkai Shopping Street
http://www.kagurazaka.in/ (Japanese website)
Youtube by bartendernahito: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z2hhFqDvtf8