Osu Summer Festival
The Osu Summer Festival is held every year for two days on Saturdays and Sundays in late July and early August.
Dancers in sexy and colorful costumes parade through the streets dancing passionately to the cheerful Brazilian rhythms of the percussionists.
Special StageSee it up close.
Special stages at Osu Kannon, Banshoji Temple, and Fureai Plaza offer live performances and shows perfect for summer.
ParadeGalleries also participate
A popular parade in
which everyone plays a leading role
In addition to the samba parade, the Osu-style parade is very popular with cosplayers and Awaodori dancing.
Bon OdoriBon Dancing on Summer Nights
At night, a turret is set up in the precincts of Osu Kannon for the Grand Bon Dance Festival.
FireworksPowerful fireworks coloring
the night sky
Fire torches and handheld fireworks will decorate the night sky to close the Summer Festival. The powerful sound of taiko drums played by the Osu Taiko Preservation Society "Suzumiji" enhances the power of the handheld fireworks.