t Sai no Kami of Jan. 19, 2020 (Sun) | Itoigawa, Niigata Prefecture - Sai no Kami introduction site

Sai no Kami on Jan. 19

For more information about participation opportunities, please contact us at geopark@city.itoigawa.niigata.jp

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When to Arrive:   

Parking Available:  

Area : Shimo Hayakawa Region Kontanne Community
Time : 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Time Table Preparation Begins Festival Begins Pyre Burning Festival Ends
2:00 PM 3:00 PM
Festival Location Kontanne Community Center Parking Lot (588-2 Shimode)
Opportunities for Outside Participation Yes(Maximum Visitor : 20)
When to arrive ・From preparation
・From event start
Parking Yes(Parking limit : Limited) Parking area : Kontanne Community Center
Preparation & Schedule Straw collected during rice harvest
Bamboo collected day of festival, folowed by pyre building, bingo game and fire lighting
Other Information ・Date is decided by the community center
・Particulars of the event are decided by new Community Council Members

Area : Nishiumi Region All Nishiumi Districts
Time : 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Time Table Preparation Begins Festival Begins Pyre Burning Festival Ends
8:45 AM 2:00 PM 3:00 PM 4:00 PM
Festival Location Nishiumi Community Center Parking Lot (1845 Mizuhi,Itoigawa)
Opportunities for Outside Participation Yes(Anyone can watch Up to ten can participate)
When to arrive ・From preparation
・From Event Start
・Those with children are welcome to join us at 10:00 for the children's event  
Parking Yes(Parking limit : About 40) Parking area :
・Nishiumi Commnity Center Parking Lot
・Nishiumi Community Sports Center Parking Lot (1850 Mizuho, Itoigawa)
Preparation & Schedule ・10 November (Sun) reeds are cut
・At 9:00 a.m. bamboo is cut and the pyre is built. At 2:00 p.m. food and refreshment vending starts and at 2:40 p.m. a purification ritual is held. The fire is lit at 3:00 p.m.
・Children build a mini pyre at 10:00
Other Information ・10:00 a.m. Kid's Mini Pyre
・1:00 p.m. Kid's Fun Fair
・2:00 p.m. Vending (Dried Squid, Grilled Squid, Frankfurter, etc.)
Free: Sake, Amazake, Oshiruko

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