Omihachiman Sagicho Fire Festival is one of the three most dangerous festivals but spectular and most colorful festivals in Japan. It is a two-day festivals which is held annually in March in the old town of Omihachiman City in Shiga Prefecture. It features huge vibrant color floats and legendary warlords. At the end of the festival, the floats are burned to the ground and people dance in the firelight.

Event Information


Event Date
VenueHimure Hachimangu Shrine (Shiga prefecture)
Access30 mins walk from Omihachiman Station
AdmissionFree

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