Introduction of The Festival

Hongo-no Kanko-odori Mie Pref

Kakko-odori, called Kanko-odori here in Matsusaka City, is a folk dance of Japan. Kanko-odori dancers in Hongo Cho wear blue Happi (livery coat) with a large conch shell, Kyahan (gaiters), white Tabi (socks), artificial cherry blossoms and Kakko drum.

Category
Protection from evil・For a good harvest・Dance
Location(s)
Iinancho Mukogayumi, Matsusaka City Ioji
Date(s) of Matsuri
Middle of August
Contact
Access
Ten minutes drive from JR Gongenmae Station
URL
Conservation Group
Kasumihongogumi
Note
Intangible folk cultural assets designated by the prefecture