Ushitsu Abare Festival

A Wild Night of Fire

– Ushitsu Abare Festival

A night of some 40 Kiriko lantern floats, showered in embers from giant burning torches. Widely known as the most exciting of Noto’s Kiriko festivals, the evening culminates in a wild dance at Iyasaka Plaza.

LocationUshitsu, Noto-cho, Hosu District, Ishikawa Prefecture
SeasonThe first Friday and Saturday of July

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