Minamichita-Town Shinojima Gion Festival - Nojima Festival (Shinojima Gion Matsuri - Nojima Matsuri)
Date : 07/13/2019, 07/14/2019
An impressive parade of over 100 fishing boats
At this traditional two-day event at romantic Shinojima Island, the first day is reserved for the Gion Festival, with processions and rituals, and the Gion Festival Fireworks Show in the evening. The second day is marked by the Nojima Festival, a fishermen procession praying for safety and abundant catch, where the countless fishing boats go on parade along the island coast.