Introduction of The Festival

Bon Odori in Fushiogami village Wakayama Pref

This is a Bon Odori (dance) handed down to Fushiogami village near Kumanohongu shrine. They dance ten and more songs to ease the souls of the passed away relatives. Dancers hold a rising-sun (national flag of Japan) fan with both hands.

Category
prayer for the dead・Dance
Location(s)
Fushiogami Public Hall, Fushiogami, Hongucho, Tanabe City
Date(s) of Matsuri
August 15
Contact
Access
A hundred minutes bus ride from JR Kiitanabe Station to Kumanohongu-Michinoeki bus stop, and twenty minutes walk from the bus stop
URL
Conservation Group
Fushiogami Bon Odori Hozonkai
Note
Important intangible folk cultural assets designated by the prefecture