The Chinese New Year will be celebrated in Kinugawa-Onsen too. On February 1 and 2, visitors can experience this event and also Setsubun, the change of season. Traditional japanese culture and shows will be performed, such as music, drums, etc.
Also, there will be a stamp rally this year: the Kaiun Oni Atsume Stamp Rally (Ogre Stamp Rally for Good Luck). During this rally, participants will be able to meet Oni (ogre) originated from Kinugawa onsen and pray for good luck in the new year, and the first 200 people who collect all the stamps will receive the gift.
When? February 1 (Sat) and 2 (Sun), 2020
What time? 10am to 3pm
Where? Kinugawa, at the square in front of Kinugawa-onsen Station