On February 24, 2024, the traditional event ''Sanyare Festival'', in which boys report to the gods that they have joined the ranks of adults, was held in the area of Kamigamojinja Shrine in Kita Ward, Kyoto City, following the customs of Genpuku. Local children paraded in procession to the sound of musical accompaniment.

Articles are excerpts from reports and news in the Kyoto Shimbun. Due to automatic translation, some expressions may not be accurate.