HOKKAIDO FAIR and AINU Culture SpecialOther Sponsors
Irankarapte! We are Hokkaido, which made a friendship tie-up with Hawaii State in 2017. We will display an introduction of Hokkaido, as well as the culture of indigenous people Ainu, such as traditional Ainu dance! “NATIONAL AINU MUSEUM and PARK (Upopoi)” opens in 2020!
Fujii Junko Dance StudioDance/Performance
Fujii Junko Dance Studio performs modern and contemporary dance at various venues and contests. The highlights of performance are the unison of 12 dancers and their sharp turns.
We are a duo of middle-aged men from Yamagata. We cover songs from various genres with our signature “JUNKS” style with an acoustic guitar and a cajón.
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.