This intangible folk cultural property of Tokyo is held on the 7th of January every year at Rokugo Shrine to wish for health and sound growth of children. Boys in Samurai armour shoot four pairs of targets with eyes drawn on, riding on a wooden horse.

Getting there

8 minutes’ walk from Rokugodote Station on the Keikyu Line.

More information

  • Rokugo Shrine, 3-10-18 Higashi-Rokugo, Ota-ku
  • 7th of January, from noon