One of the biggest summer festivals in the town of Karuizawa, the ” The Shinano Oiwake Magouta Festival “.

  • Date:4th Sunday of July every year
  • Time: 9:00-17:00
  • Place:Oiwake-juku
  • Nearest train station:Shinano Railway Shinano Oiwake Station.

On the festival day, you will feel like doing time-travel back to the Edo Period.

There will be about 50 people wearing the costume of the Edo Period like a bushi on the horse and princess.

The festival is also known as the stalls rich festival.  If you think you are foodie, this is the one you must see.