Gion Bayashi 祇園囃子
Yamaboko has Ohayashi music. This one is of Takayama.
On Yamaboko 鉾にのせてもらう
We can be on Yamaboko floats. In Atomatsuri, Ohfuneboko, Kita Kannon yama and Minami Kannon yama.
In every Kasyo, we can buy Chimaki, Tenugui towels and so on.
Gosyuin stamp 御朱印
In Yoiyama, every Yamaboko offers us Gosyuin at Kaisho.
They are stamps but we have calligraphy Gosyuin at Ohfunaboko.
At Kaisyo and book stores, we can have Gosyuin-cho (Gosyuin book) specialized on Gion matsuri.
At the top of a page, the name of Yamboko is indicated.
Put the right stamp on the right page. In the photo, Goshuin of Kankoboko is on a page of Kikusuiboko.
Press a stamp tightly.
At midnight 人がいなくなった後の山鉾
Around 10~11 in the evening, most people go back to home and Hokomachi was deserted and paper lanterns are turned off. It’s one of the beautiful moments in Yoiyama.
Don’t miss it!
Bargain sale お買い物
At Yoiyama, we can buy beautiful Japanese cloth, Kimono, and other things related our culture at LOW PRICE.
For example, I Bought these Hariko paper figurines only for 300 yen.
Eco Ytai mura エコ屋台村
On 22th and 23th July, Eco Yatai mura held at Kyoto art center located north to Koiyama.
We can enjoy Japanese food at food stand there.
川嶋 將生 （2010）『祇園祭 祝祭の都』
公益財団法人祇園祭山鉾連合会 （2018）『放鷹ー祇園祭 鷹山 復興のための基本設計』公益財団法人鷹山保存会