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Seihaku Festival
Noto

Annually on May 3 - 5

Seihaku Festival

This largest festival is held at Daijiju Shrine (San-o Shrine) during May, when the green leaves are beginning to appear. It is the largest festival in Noto district. Three festival floats 12 m high and weighing in at 20 tons--the largest in Japan--will be pulled through the narrow streets of the town. In this festival, visitors are also allowed to join in pulling the floats.