Kurosaki Gion Yamagasa (beautiful float), Kitakyushu City, Fukuoka
22nd - 25th July, 2016 | Kurosaki, Kita-Kyushu City, Fukuoka Pref.
The Kurosaki Gion Yamakasa is a four hundred year-old festival held every year on the third or fourth week of July. Participants throw themselves so vigorously into the action that it is also called the “Yamakasa Streetfight.” Designated an important intangible cultural property by Fukuoka Prefecture. official website ›› http://www.city.kitakyushu.lg.jp/..