Introduction of The Festival

Nyu Matsuri Wakayama Pref

Warai Matsuri

This comical festival begins with an encounter with an oni(devil). Masters of laugh ring bells with comical gestures, crying “Laugh! Laugh!”

Category
lion dance・Portable shrine・Dance
Location(s)
Hidakagawa Cho, Wakayama Prefecture, Nyu Shrine
Date(s) of Matsuri
The day before Sports Day
Contact
Access
Ten minutes drive from JR Wasa Station
URL
Conservation Group
Nyu Matsuri Hozonkai
Note
Important intangible folk cultural assets designated by the prefecture