Introduction of The Festival

Ookuri-Jinja-no-tunahiki Kyoto Pref

Ookuri-Jinja-no-tunahiki is a tug of war held at Ookuri Shrine in Nantan City. It is originated from the story about a brave warrior killing a large snake which resides in the shrine and gives a hard time to the village people,.

Category
Competition・tug of war
Location(s)
Yagicho Hioki, Nantan City
Date(s) of Matsuri
January 17
Contact
Nantan City Education Board (0771-68-0026)
Access
URL
Conservation Group
Hioki-ku
Note