Ishioka no Matsuri Festival (Ishioka City)
Ishinoka no Matsuri Festuvak is one of the Kanto region’s biggest festivals and attracts nearly half a million visitors every year. The festival takes place throughout central Ishioka City and at Hitachinokuni Soshagu Shrine.
The highlight of the festival is the parade which features traditonal floats,mikoshi portable shrines and shishi lion dances. As one of Kanto’s biggest festivals, Ishioka no Matsuri is one of the best places to sample the highlights of Japanese street food and the latest food trends.