Introduction of The Festival

Hanazono-no Ondamai Wakayama Pref

Ondamai in Hanazonoyanase of Katsuragi Cho is a traditional folk performing art handed down since the middle of the Heian era (794-1192 A.D.). It is a Shinto dance imitating a series of rice farmings.

Category
For a good harvest・Dance
Location(s)
Hanazonoyanase, Katsuragicho, Wakayama Prefecture Henshoji
Date(s) of Matsuri
Sunday near January 8 by the lunar calendar in odd-numbered years
Contact
Access
One hour bus ride from JR Kaseda Station to Hanazono bus stop, and ten minutes walk from the bus stop
URL
Conservation Group
Hanazono Kyodo Kotengeino Hozonkai
Note
Important intangible folk cultural assets designated by the National Government