Aug 19, 2017

Hitachinaka Festival (summer fes.), Hitachinaka City, Ibaragi Pref.

Hitachinaka Festival (summer fes.), Hitachinaka City, Ibaragi Pref.

19th & 20th August, 2017 | Hitachinaka City, Ibaragi Pref.  












# For the details, please access to the followings site;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/170824hitacinaka.html
[Official Homepage of the Event] http://www.hitachinaka-fes.com/













ひたちなか祭り(茨城県ひたちなか市)

Tug of War Competition, Tosa City, Kochi Pref.

Tug of War Competition, Tosa City, Kochi Pref.

19th August, 2017 | Tosa City, Kochi Pref.
Tosa is located in central Kōchi Prefecture, and faces the Shikoku Mountain Range to the north and Pacific Ocean to the south.
The Niyodo River flows through the Takaoka Plain in the town, where rice is grown.  












# For the details, please access to the followings site;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/170817kochi.html
[Official Homepage of the Event] http://www.webkochi.net/kanko/sanpo54.php














大綱まつり(高知県土佐市)

Earth Celebration on Sado Island, Niigata Pref.

Earth Celebration on Sado Island, Niigata Pref.

18th - 20th August, 2017 | on Sado Island, Niigata Pref.  
Earth Celebration on Sado Island is a musical event for musicians from all over the world hosted by the taiko drum group Kodo.
Guest in the past have included Korean dance groups, jazz musicians, Trinidad steel drum units and Balinese bamboo xylophone groups.
The vent draws several thousand people.  












# For the details, please access to the followings site;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/170823sado.html
[Official Homepage of the Event] http://www.kodo.or.jp/ec/














「アース・セレブレーション」新潟県佐渡島(小木地区)

Aug 18, 2017

Sumida Street Jazz Festival, Kinshichou, Tokyo

Sumida Street Jazz Festival, Kinshichou, Tokyo


18th - 20th August, 2017 | Sumidaku, Tokyo
At the 32 venues around the Kinshicho Station, Oshiage Station and Tokyo Sky Tree, A total of 250 bands give performances.
Additionally, you can enjoy eating and drinking at the refreshment stands of Kinshi Park and Tokyo Sky Tree.  













# For the details, please access to the followings site;


[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/170817sumida.html
[Official Homepage of the Event] http://sumida-jazz.jp/sj/
















すみだ・ストリート・ジャズ・フェスティバル(東京都墨田区)

Aug 17, 2017

Juhachiyasai (rain-making rituals) at Ryusenji Temple, Arita Town, Saga Pref.

Juhachiyasai (rain-making rituals) at Ryusenji Temple, Arita Town, Saga Pref.

18th August, 2017 | at Ryusenji Temple, Arita Town, Saga Pref.  













# For the details, please access to the followings site;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/170818arita.html
[Official Homepage of the Event] http://www.arita.jp/














龍泉寺十八夜祭(佐賀県有田町)

Aug 16, 2017

Myoken Taisai (Summer Festival), Chiba City, Chiba Pref.

Myoken Taisai (Summer Festival), Chiba City, Chiba Pref.

16th - 22nd August, 2017 | Chiba City, Chiba Pref.
The Myoken Taisai Festival has been held every single year since 1127.

The festival features the carrying of portable shrines (mikoshi) through the city before finally returning to the Chiba Shrine, led by the rhythm of a giant taiko drum, whose sound (verbalized as “daran-daran” in Japanese) is the origin for the festival’s nickname, the Daradara Festival.  













# For the details, please access to the followings site;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/170816chiba.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.chibajinja.com/540reisai.html













妙見大祭(千葉県千葉市)

Wakasugi Zanzaka Dance (old folk dance), Yabu City, Hyogo

Wakasugi Zanzaka Dance (old folk dance), Yabu City, Hyogo

16th August, 2017 | Yabu City, Hyogo  














# For the details, please access to the followings site;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture]
http://www.goldenjipangu.com/170816yabu.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]
http://www2.cc22.ne.jp/otoya/4-gakuuchi/4-44wakasugizanzaka/4-44wakasugizanzaka-top.html













若杉ざんざか踊(兵庫県養父市)