Moon-viewing Party on a Full Moon Night
This is an event, filled with a Japanese atmosphere, called “jugoya” (night of the full moon). Why not experience the taste of Yugawara Onsen while enjoying the view of the full moon? Please enjoy the party at the footbath facility Doppo no Yu with “jugoya” decorations or at the illuminated Rihuku Shrine in Manyo Park!
At the square in front of the Tourist Hall…
A bonfire will be built and the koto will be played. There will also be booths where food and drink such as dumplings are sold, as well as a section for souvenirs.
At Rifuku Shrine…
The shrine will be illuminated and decorated with “jugoya” ornaments. This shrine enjoys a reputation for answering prayers for fulfillment in love. How about writing your wishes on a votive picture tablet and then dedicating it?
At Manyo Park’s footbath, “Doppo no Yu” …
The facility will be open during the night (7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. / footbath charge: 300 JPY).
Please do enjoy a nighttime footbath with “jugoya” decorations.
|Date||Thursday, September 15th, 2016
※Rain date : Friday, September 16th
|Running time||Hours of Doppo no Yu, and food and drink booths: 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
（Shinto ritual: 7:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.）
|Venues||Square in front of the Yugawara Tourist Hall, Manyo Park and Doppo no Yu|
Take the bus for Oku yugawara or Fudo taki from Yugawara Station and get off at Ochiaibashi (about a 10 minute ride).
・The buses for Oku yugawara or Fudo taki operate every 10 to 15 minutes.
・The buses for Yugawara Station operate every 10 to 15 minutes up until the last 21:57 bus, leaving Ochiaibashi bus stop.
|Inquiries||Yugawara Onsen Ryokan Cooperative Association