Introduction of The Festival

Kajika-no Haraso-matsuri Mie Pref

Hokusei Kumano-no Kujirafune-gyoji (Kajika)

This event is a reproduction of whaling in the Edo era (1603-1867 A.D.) taking place in Kajika area. Haraso is the cadence called when rowing a whaling boat.

Category
Water festival
Location(s)
Kajikacho, Owase City
Date(s) of Matsuri
Beginning of January
Contact
Access
Ten minutes bus ride from JR Kata Station to Kajika bus stop
URL
Conservation Group
Kajika-haraso-matsuri Hozonkai
Note
Selection of intangible folk cultural properties that need measures such as making records