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Ako Gishi Festival
(赤穂義士祭)

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Chushingura parade
The march to Sengaku-ji Temple

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Daimyo (lord) procession

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The parade floats

Ako Gishi Festival enacts scenes from Chushingura, best-loved stories in Japan featuring the 47 loyal Ronin of Ako. Ako City is the home of Ako Castle, where the loyal Ronin lived. The festival is held on December 14, the date when the 47 Ronin achieved their revenge. Performers dressed as samurai warriors parade through the city. This scene reenacts the vengeance of the loyal Ronin.

Events Information

  • Harima

Address

678-0235
Kamikariya, Ako-shi, Hyogo

Contact Information

Reference Name

Ako Tourism Association

TEL

0791-42-2602

FAX

0791-42-3840

Website

Ako Tourism Association (External link)

Access

By Car

  • Approximately 10 minutes from Ako I.C.
  • Approximately 15 minutes on foot from JR Banshu-Ako Station

By Train

  • Approximately 15 minutes on foot from JR Banshu-Ako Station

Events Information

Events Information

From December 14 to December 14

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