Cultural in Kamakura

Kamakura Matsuri

A week of celebrations held from the second to the third Sundays in April. It includes a wide range of activities centred on Tsurugaoka Hachiman-gū, including yabusame (Samurai-style horseback archery) on the final …
Cultural in Kamakura

Reitai Matsuri

At Tsurugaoka Hachiman-gū on 14 September there's a procession of mikoshi (portable shinto shrines, 11am to 1pm), and on 16 September a display of horseback archery from 1pm.
Cultural in Kamakura

Bonbori Matsuri

From 6 or 7 to 9 August, hundreds of lanterns are strung up around Tsurugaoka Hachiman-gū.