Yachi Donga Matsuri, Yachi Hachiman-gu Shrine, Kahoku-cho, Yamagata
16th - 18th September, 2017 | Yachi Hachiman-gu Shrine, Kahoku-cho, Yamagata
Annual festival of the shrine, featuring bugaku with a 1,100-year history, designated as one of the National Important Intangible Folk Cultural Properties.
The highlight of this festival is the performance, in which yakko (retainers) demonstrate their skill of brandishing long spears on the city's main streets. official website ›› http://www.benibananosato.jp/kahoku/dongamatsuri/dongamatsuri.html/