Yunohana Kai,Iwaki-Yumoto OnsenDance/Performance
Jangara Nembutsu dance is held for the family to commemorate the first year of the dead on the day of “Niibon”. It is performed along with the sound of chimes and taiko drums. Also, hula is the most popular dance in Iwaki City, where the popularity is the best in Japan. The members of Yunohana Kai, Iwaki-Yumoto Onsen will be elegantly performing their hula in kimono on stage.
Akita Kanto FestivalTraditional Performance
“Kanto” (Lanterns borne by a bamboo pole) Festival Pole festival was started as a folk event to protect people from sickness and evil. Neburi-Nagashi Festival was the event to pray for the rich harvest and the success for arts and crafts, and together with the Tanabata festival, which was held on the next day, respectively, July 7, these festivals were welcome the following Obon festival, held on July 15 (the lunar calendar).
Hirosaki neputa manji kaiTraditional Performance
“Neputa” has been designated as a significant and intangible folk cultural asset in January 1980. At present, gorgeous and splendid “Oogi (fan) Neputa” along with “Kumi (group) Neputa” with an orchestra of Neputa such as flavorful flute and Taiko (Japanese drums) are operated by the citizens of Hirosaki.
Hula o Hokkaido westHula
We are combined team of Hula Halau from Hokkaido. We will be pleased if you can feel a sense of unity from our performance.