Introduction of The Festival

The Nagashibina Festival of Mochigase Tottori Pref

Mochigase-no Hina Okuri

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Sendai-gawa river side

“Hina” dolls on straw boats together with Japanese sweets such as rice crackers are sent down the river along with children’s misfortune on Girl’s Day by the lunar calendar.

Category
Protection from evil・Folkways
Location(s)
Mochigase Cho, Tottori City Along Sendai-gawa river side in Mochigase Cho
Date(s) of Matsuri
March 3 by the lunar calendar
Contact
Access
5 min. walk from JR Mochigase Station
URL
Conservation Group
Note
Intangible folk cultural assets designated by the prefecture