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Minamichita-Town Tako Festival & Fireworks (Tako Matsuri)

Date : 08/12/2018


  • Tako Festival & Fireworks (Tako Matsuri)

A festival praying for abundant catch - and as memorial - of the famous octopuses of Himakajima Island

The octopus is the main theme at this festival of Himakajima Island, famous for its rich and tasty production of this coveted mollusc. Divided in three parts - Morning, Afternoon, and Night - the festival has a series of rituals, shows and performances, and its finale is crowned by the beautiful fireworks show.

EVENT OVERVIEW

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Date : August 12th (Sunday), 2018
Holding time : 8:50 PM - 9:00 PM
Place : Himakajima Island Western Beach
Location : 〒470-3504
Himakajima Island western coastal area
Parking : Morozaki Port Parking Lot, paid (cap. 193 cars)
Phone number : 0569-68-2388 (Himakajima Tourist Association)

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ACCESS

  • Access by public transport
    Access by public transport
    ・From Nagoya station, take the Meitetsu Nagoya Main Line. Alight at Utsumi station and take the Minamichita-cho Community Bus. Alight at "Morozakiko" stop and take the Meitetsu Sightseeing Boat to Himakajima Port.
    ・From Nagoya station, take the Meitetsu Kowa Line. Alight at Kowa station and 10 minutes walk to the Kowa Sea Port. At the Kowa Sea Port, take the Meitetsu Sightseeing Boat to Himakajima Port.
    ・From Toyohashi station, take the Toyotetsu bus. Alight at 'Irako-Misaki' stop and take the Meitetsu Sightseeing Boat to Himakajima Port. Alight at Kowa Station on the Meitetsu Kowa Line and walk for 10 minutes to Kowa Port. Take the Meitetsu Sightseeing Boat to Himakajima Port.
    ・Take the Toyotetsu Bus Irago Main Line from Toyohashi Station on the JR Tokaido Main Line and alight at "Irago Misaki" stop. Take the Meitetsu Sightseeing Boat to Himakajima Port.
  • Access by car
    Access by car
    Drive for 10 minutes from the Minamichita Road Toyooka I.C. to Morozaki Port. Take the Meitetsu Sightseeing Boat to Himakajima Port.

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