Sawara Summer Festival

Sawara Summer Festival is one of the best places to travel in Katori, Chiba Prefecture, Japan.  Here're guides for access, map, spots nearby, and photos of Sawara Summer Festival posted by Japanese travelers in the know.[last modified: ]


In the festival, their 'Nonoji Mawashi' is most exciting! They shoulder the rear wheels, and turn the float, which is 3 or 4 tons, like writing a letter 'の(no)' by brush, with the left front wheel as an axis. It's very impressive!◎[Train] Sawara Station of JR Nnarita Line. [Car] 10 min from Sawara-Katori IC, or 20 min from Taiei IC. Free extra parking area at Tonegawa riverside for 1000 cars.