Yamashiro Daidengaku Festival 山代大田楽
See a centuries-old style of dance performed in a festive atmosphere
The Yamashiro Daidengaku Festival celebrates the performing art called dengaku in Yamashiro Onsen. Dengaku is a type of dance that was popular between the twelfth and sixteenth centuries. It has strong ties to Shinto religious practice.
Each August, visitors can enjoy traditional dance and music against a backdrop of bonfires and the summer night sky.
Yamashiro Daidengaku Festival
Address18-7 Yamashiro Onsen, Kaga
Hours20:00 to 21:30
RemarksHeld in July ever year