Another Tokyo TAMA

Takahata-Fudoson Kongoji Temple “Setsubun (the traditional end of winter) Festival”

Takahata-Fudoson Kongoji Temple in Hino City is one of the three most famous Fudoson temples in the Kanto region. The Setsubun bean-throwing festival held every year on February 3rd is a major event attended by some 40,000 people, including fabulous entertainers, presenters and special guests. On sale on the day are the popular fukubukuro lucky bags, filled with parched soybeans called fukumame (meaning “lucky beans”), Chinese Zodiac animal bells, and other lucky charms.

【Information】

☆Event Date:Feb. 3 

☆Bean-throwing time: 10:00, 11:00, 13:00, 15:00, 16:00

☆Address: 733, Takahata, Hino-shi, Tokyo


☆Access: About 10 minutes walk from Keio Line or Tama Monorail 「Takahatafudo-Fudoson」 Station


☆Admission free