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Kiryu Yagibushi Festival

Maebashi, Akagi, Kiryu, Ota, Tatebayashi Area

Joshu (Gunma) region's traditional Yagibushi dance moves to the high-spirited rhythm made by hitting barrels, while twirling umbrellas. This lively dance is performed through the streets of Kiryu during the festival.

Basic Information

  • Suehiro-cho, Kiryu-shi, Gunma
  • Mapcode: 34 851 780*75
  • About 5 minutes on foot from Kiryu Station on JR Ryomo Line
  • First Friday, Saturday and Sunday in August
  • * Due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), this event has been canceled for 2020.
  • http://kiryu-maturi.net/
  • Final day of update: July 6, 2020

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