Introduction of The Festival

Ebisu-Daikoku tug-of-war Fukui Pref

Tsuruga-nishimachi-no-tsunahiki

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After two persons, one wearring Ebisu mask and the other wearing Daikoku mask, parade in the town, hundreds of men and women of all ages are divided into Ebisu and Daikoku teams. If Ebisu wins, the year will have a good catch and if Daikoku, a good harvest.

Category
Competition・tug of war・For a good harvest・For a good catch
Location(s)
Aioicho, Tsuruga City Nishimachidori
Date(s) of Matsuri
Middle of January
Contact
Access
Two minute walk from Kagura 2 Chome bus stop, which can be reached from JR Tsuruga Station
URL
Conservation Group
Ebisu-daikoku-tunahiki Hozonkai
Note
Important folk cultural assets designated by the National Government