A prominent Japanese folklore event attended by more than 200,000 people each year. With the melancholy sound of the kokyu fiddle echoing through Yatsuomachi, a sloping town, the men dance passionately and women dance with elegance. Enjoy the distinct dances of each of the 11 districts of the “Old Town.”
|Event Dates||Early September every year (tentative)|
|Location (venue)||Individual districts of Yatsuomachi, Toyama City, Toyama Prefecture|
|Address||2898-1 Yatsuomachi Kamishinmachi, Toyama-shi, Toyama
(Ecchu Yatsuo Hikiyama Exhibition Pavilion)
|Category||Traditional performing arts|
Event organizers may change the date and time. Please check the official website.