The lottery ceremony, which determines the order of the Yamahoko procession for the 2023 Gion Festival, was held on July 2 at the Kyoto City Hall (Nakagyo Ward). Of the 34 floats, representatives of 24 floats drew the lottery, excluding the floats whose order was decided.

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