Funehoko (Ayanokoji-dori, Shinmachi-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto), which is the last of the Gion Festival's "Saki-matsuri" parade (July 17), will confirm the safety of the new and old masks on July 3, 2023. "face change" was performed. This year, the events that were restricted due to the corona crisis will return to their original form.

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