Everyone thinks the festival in their region is the best.
To many people, the name Harima is associated with its festivals. The Nada Kenka Matsuri is especially famous among others. “There are various regional festivals with unique features. Everyone thinks the festival in their region is the best. One is known for its traditional lion dance, while another is famous for its lanterns. There is a variety of choices,” says an owner of a sake brewery. In October, many festivals are held weekly everywhere. It would be fun to enjoy a few by festival hopping.
Shinichiro Honda (Honda Shoten)