Introduction of The Festival

Nigishima-matsuri Mie Pref

The festival features the competiion of two boats. It is the reproduction of the Japanese mythology about the village people saving the first Emperor who was lost in the sea.

Category
Water festival・Competition
Location(s)
Nigishimacho, Kumano City
Date(s) of Matsuri
November 3 (currently suspended)
Contact
Access
JR Nigishima Station
URL
Conservation Group
(日本語) 二木島町、甫母町、二木島里町(伝承者)
Note
Intangible folk cultural assets designated by the prefecture