The floats and portable shrines parading through the streets of Numata City are soul-stirring. "Dai-tengu Mikoshi", Japan's largest portable shrine with giant long-nose goblin mask carried exclusively by women, is enormously popular as a highlight of the festival. Women from throughout the country carry the "Dai-tengu Mikoshi" and enliven the festival.
- Around town area of Numata City, Gunma
- Mapcode: 183 500 808*20
- About 10 minutes on foot from Numata Station on JR Joetsu Line
- August 3 - 5
- * Due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), this event has been canceled for 2020.
- Final day of update: April 3, 2020