Introduction of The Festival

Toride Jinja-no Kujirafune-gyoji Mie Pref

This is a unique event that imitates whaling on land. Four whaler floats chase after paper-made whales and receive counter attack. This performance continues until whales finally get caught.

Category
Floats・For a good catch
Location(s)
Tomida, Yokkaichi City Toride Shrine
Date(s) of Matsuri
August 14-15
Contact
Access
Five minutes walk from JR Tomida Station
URL
Conservation Group
Tomida-kujirabune Hozonkai Rengokai
Note
Important Intangible Folk Cultural Properties