The Tobata Gion Oyamagasa Festival, which has been designated as an Intangible Cultural Property, has a history of 200 years, and is known as one of Fukuoka Prefecture’s three major summer festivals. It is held on the fourth Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in July. The yamakasa floats differ during the day and night. During the day, they feature red and white banners and embroidered decorations. At night, huge floats carrying 12 levels of lanterns are pulled around the city.