Higashiomi Giant Kite Festival

26th May, 2019 9:20am – 3:00pm
Photo by gundam2345 used under CC

On the last Sunday of May each year, Higashiomi in Shiga Prefecture hosts a festival in which enormous traditional kites are hauled into the air by teams of up to 100 people.

The festival features local kites as well as kites from throughout Japan.

Dates: 26th May, 2019
Start/End Time: 9:20am – 3:00pm
Venue: Fureaiundo Park
Entry: Free
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May 26th (Sun)
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Min: 17°C
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Access: 4.7 km from Notogawa Station Biwako Line (A17)
Web: http://oodako.net/about_fe...
Link in Japanese
Area: Shiga
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