Introduction of The Festival

Sogawa Matsuri Wakayama Pref

Led by Hananobori (banner flag), Oni (devils), Wani (gaters) and Shishi (lions) parade while dancing to Otabisho (a temporary accommodation for the party). Alcoholic liquors are prohibited in this festival.

Category
lion dance・Portable shrine・Dance
Location(s)
Sogawa, Hidakagawa Cho, Wakayama Prefecture, Sogawa Shrine
Date(s) of Matsuri
November 3
Contact
Access
One hour bus ride from JR Kiigobo Station to Sogawa bus stop
Sixty minutes drive from Gobominami IC on Hanwa Expressway
URL
Conservation Group
Sogawasai Hozonkai
Note
Important intangible folk cultural assets designated by the prefecture