Hamawaki Yakushi Matsuri, a local community festival in Beppu, is going to take place in Hamawaki Onsen area this weekend (8/30〜9/1). This will hold a service for Hamawaki Yakushi Nyorai (Healing Budda).
● 'Oiran' parade: 8 p.m., August 31th
People wearing kimono will parade throughout the town.
In case of rain, this parade will be postponed to the following day.
● Admission Free for Hamawaki Onsen: August 30th 〜 September 1st
● 'Furyuu Mitate Zaiku' display: August 26th 〜 September 1st.
More than 20 works made of bamboo, plastic and other matelials by local residents are displayed. These works are designated as a Beppu City's intangible folklore cultural asset.
▼ Beppu Navi Last year's photos are on this site.