Festival period: Middle of October
The basic rule of dancing for this festival is you must dance with clappers on your hands to music partly composed of local folk songs.
The costumes and design of the dances are all up to the participants and unique musical arrangements from folk music to vibrant rock music are used.
Together with a storm of chanting and splendid dancing, they never fail to overwhelm the audience.
You can experience a bodily sensation of powerful and passionate performance at more than 10 stages in the city.
Don't miss this exciting event and make sure to stop by the nearest stage and enjoy it. Anybody can participate in the performance, so why don't you form a group and join in!
! For the details, please access to the followings;
[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.edo265.net/japan/
[Official Homepage of the Event] http://www.michinoku-yosakoi.net/