Kanikakuni Festival at Gion Shirakawa

【November 8】Kanikakuni Festival at Gion Shirakawa

  1. Kanikakuni Festival in Gion Shirakawa

    Nov. 8
    Kanikakuni Festival at Gion Shirakawa
    Maiko and geiko come to offer flowers in front of the memorial statue of Isamu Yoshii (1886-1960),
    a famous poet and playwrighter who loved the Gion district
    A special memorial service will be held at the Shirakawa Bridge during which maiko and their teachers will offer their respects.
    Admission free
    From 11:00
    Access:Kyoto City Bus #201, get off at Shijo Keihan-mae
    Tel: 075-561-1115 (Gion Kobu Association).

The information on this site is reprinted from the November 2016 issue of Kyoto Visitor's Guide. ◎AD BRAIN INC. Published on 16.10.27