Back in the Edo days, kites were considered lucky charms that help ward off fires, which were rampant at that time. Since then, a Kite Market, where kites are displayed and sold, has been held at
Ōji Inari Shrine annually on the Days of the Horse in February.
For 2023, that is February 5 and 17.
Organizers may cancel events, alter schedules, or change admission requirements without notice. Always check official sites before heading to an event.
0.6 km from Ōji Station Namboku Line (N16) Tokyo Sakura Tram (Toden Arakawa Line) (SA16) Keihin-Tōhoku Line (JK36)
0.8 km from Asukayama Station Tokyo Sakura Tram (Toden Arakawa Line) (SA17)
1.0 km from Takinogawa-itchōme Station Tokyo Sakura Tram (Toden Arakawa Line) (SA18)
Tokyo's Best Events and Cultural Activities in Your Inbox Every Week
JOLT Arts returns to Japan with an eclectic, free showcase of avant-garde sound and video artists from Japan and Australia.
Immerse yourself in an exciting cultural exchange.
The Pirates of Tokyo Bay presents bilingual comedy shows every month so that you can get your chuckle on.
7:30pm – 9:30pm
¥2,000 (advance sales)¥2,000 (on the door)
We do our best to make sure event info is correct. However, all event details are subject to change.