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Bon Dance Festival

Sat. August 22

ANYBODY is more than WELCOME to JOIN the festival! We hope you will enjoy one summer night in Takayama.

Venue

Hanaoka st.

Access

5 minutes walk from the JR Takayama Station

Contact

Hida Takayama Summer Festival Promotion Council (0577-32-0380)


34st Jinya-mae Yoichi Night Stalls

Tue. August 11- Thu. August 13

Various night stalls are at this market, and some stalls sell agricultural products like vegetables. Kid corner and an event stage entertain family visitors. It is a great place for a summer evening walk.

Venue

In front of Takayama Jinya

Access

12 minutes walk from the JR Takayama Station

Contact

Hida Takayama Tourism & Convention Bureau(0577-36-1011)


32th Hida Takayama Tezutsu(hand held) Fireworks Display

Sun. August 9

A temporary platform is built on the Miyagawa River bank. Fireworks are set off in handheld bamboo cylinders by “shooters” who get showered by sparks from the fireworks creating extremely exciting scenes. This is held on the 9th of August wishing to drive away ill fortune. 19:15- Tezutsu Group Parade:Sakurayama Hachimangu Shrine Path 19:30- Fireworks starts (till 21:00)

Venue

Downstream of Yayoi-bashi Bridge on the Miyagawa River

Access

15 minutes walk from the JR Takayama Station

Contact

Hida Takayama Summer Festival Promotion Council (0577-32-0380)


Ema Ichi Market(Yamazakura Shrine)

Sat. August 1- Sat. August 15

At this market people purchase paper ema. The prices are shown in an old currency unit called “ryou” such as ten thousand ryou, and twenty thousand ryou. The ema is put at the entrance of a house wishing for the family’s happiness and good health. 9:00-21:00

Venue

Yamazakura Shrine(Hon-machi 2 chome)

Access

12 minutes walk from the JR Takayama Station

Contact

Yamazakura Shrine(0577-33-9224)


Takayama, Tax-free Shop

From October 1, 2014, additional products are added to the tax-exemption products at tax-free program participating stores. This includes food, medicines and cosmetics. Consumables (foods, drinks, medicines, cosmetics, etc.) must be purchased at the same store on the same day, and the total spending must be over 5,000JPY but no greater than 500,000JPY.

Venue

Takayama City

Reference URL

http://www.hida.jp/english/shopping/takayama-tax-free-shop-list


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