Teppo Matsuri (Gun Festival), at Iida Hachiman Shrine, Ogano-machi, Saitama

10th & 11th December, 2016 | at Iida Hachiman Shrine, Ogano-machi, Saitama   Teppo Matsuri (Gun Festival) at Iida Hachiman Shrine, Ogano-machi, Saitama Pref., features a parade of floats and local Kabuki plays on both days. The highlight of this festival is Otachi Shinji in which two sacred horses gallop up the steps to the Shrine, amid a volley of rifle shots into the air, from around 4 pm, and Mikoshi (portable shrines) and floats parade through the town from around 5 pm.
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  • Teppo Matsuri (Gun Festival), at Iida Hachiman Shrine, Ogano-machi, Saitama
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