Mid Jul
Early Sep

Gujo Odori 2024

Thirty-two festive nights of dancing

Venue: Gujo Hachiman When: Mid Jul - Early Sep 2024

The Gujo dance festival started over 400 years ago and now it's known as one of the largest summer dance festivals in Japan.

The festival is held for a period of thirty-two nights from mid-July to the beginning of September. During the four days of Obon (an August festival commemorating one's ancestor), locals and tourists, regardless of skills, dance together in a big circle through the night until the morning.

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Elena Lisina 4 years ago
Festivals in Japan are very cheerful! :D

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