Setsubun Festival

START: Feb 3, 2013 END: Feb 3, 2013

Popular since the Edo period, this festival involves the scattering of beans to ward off evil. Stalls line the approach to Kushida Shrine, and Japan’s biggest Otafuku mask greets you at the entrance. Local celebrities scatter beans, and meet the public in the precinct.

•2/3 (Sun.) 10:00 ~ 16:00
•Kushida Shrine
•1-41 Kamikawabatamachi, Hakata-ku

Published: Jan 21, 2013 / Last Updated: Apr 1, 2016

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