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Visiting local summer festival with current artists: Nogita Gion in Shima-nogita, Itoshima

Current artists and myself, Katsura went to the Suga shrine located in Shima-nogita, Itoshima city to see the local annual summer festival “Nogita-gion” being held on July 13th every year!

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This festival has been continued since the shrine constructed about 400 years ago, and it started for good harvest, well- being and good health in Summer.

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We headed there by public transportation, taking a train to Chikuzen-Maebaru station then a 30-minute bus to get the shrine.
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