Enshu Hamakita Hiryu Matsuri (kite festival), Hamamatsu City, Shizuoka Pref.
6th & 7th June, 2015 | Hamamatsu City, Shizuoka Pref. The festival honors Ryujin, the god of the Tenryu River, and includes kite flying in Hamakita (Hamakita Takoage), a fire-festival parade of a flying dragon's head (Hiryu Himatsuri) and performances of Japanese drums (taiko). The Enshu Hamakita Hiryu festival celebrates water, sound and flame. official website ›› http://www.hamamatsu-books.jp/