This is an event being held at Kumonohata village in northern Kyoto for a long time. Matsuage means throwing torches upward. Torches are assembled to form a shape of some word which is different by the year and kept secret until the ignition of the torches.
- Fire festival
- Kumogahatanakahatacho, Kita Ward, Kyoto City
- Date(s) of Matsuri
- August 24
- Kumogahata office of Sakyo Ward Government
- Keihan Bus Kounji-mae bus stop
- Intangible folk cultural assets designated by the city