Yutaka Hula HalauHula
Yutaka Hula Halau! This is our 7th participation from the “land of sunshine”, Kurashiki, a city located at the southern part of Okayama. Although this will be the very first stage performance for many of our team members, we will be enjoying the Hawaii’s Pacific Harmony.
The 53rd Honolulu Sister City Goodwill Delegation form HiroshimaOther
We are the Goodwill Delegation form Hiroshima, the first sister city of Honolulu. It is the 19th time we join the Honolulu Festival. Goodwill ambassadors for Hiroshima tourism will greet you from a convertible at the parade, and they will introduce Hiroshima as an attractive tourist destination. We look forward to seeing you at the Honolulu Festival, and please visit Hiroshima on your next Japan trip!
Nichinan Kagura (Noh) Dance “Jinkosha”Traditional Performance
Our group Nichinan Kagura Jinkosha performs Noh about the legendary god Kadonokami of the Nichinan district. We will use elements of Bicchu Kagura and Izumo Kagura, fusing both styles resulting in a very original Kagura Noh dance.
Sanyo Girls’ School, Senior High,Marching BandMusic Performance
We are from Hiroshima Prefecture. We have performed in the National Competition for Maching Bands. It has been seven years since we last performed in Hawaii. We are looking forward to participate in the Honolulu Festival for the very first time.