Matobi Festival

Memorial Service for Ancestors

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The Matobi Festical is held during the week of the sping equinox to held guide the visiting spirits of ancestors back to the other world. Rice straw fires are light in 15 hamlets of the village at staggered times and a free shuttle bus follows the schedule so visitors can see all of the displays. A fireworks show is held at the Roadside Station once all of the fires are lit and there are food and drink stalls for visitors.


【Where】Kamikoani Village

【When】March 21, 2018 (Spring Equinox) 18:10 to 20:30 ※2018 Event finished.

【Contact】Kamikoani Industry Section TEL:0186-77-2223


Kamikoani Village