Asama Shrine festival

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Brave performance for rich harvest
Fujimoto Asama shrine held performance to wish abundant harvest for the year. the performance held 6th and 8th September every year that designated as intangible cultural heritage performance. 400 years ago, the feudal lord came to Akita prom Mito, near from Edo, their vassals performed to heal the loneliness during the long trip to unknown land. it became a origin of the festival. performance symbolize Samurai’s procession such as feudal lord, his vassals, horses, portable shrine “Mikoshi”. There are several dance that shows

Event date
7th-8th September every year
Venue
Fujisato city Fujikoto district (Around the city hall)
Bleachers Rates
No
Number of car spaces
82 (Fujisato community center parking space)
Parking Fee
Free
Corresponding at the time of bad weather
suspended
Mail
info@con-akita.com
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