May/25-26, 2019 Lion Dancing Festival of Oyabe (Isurugi Tenjin Shishimai Festival)3.3
from 5/25 '19 to 5/26 '19
Oyabe city in Toyama prefecture is famous for Lion Dance. The old valuable lion costumes have been preserved in 84 places in the city, and the traditional Lion Dance(Shishimai) has been still performed now.
The Lion of Oyabe city characterizes its big and heavy head and long body, so it's called "Centipede Lion".
May 25(Sat), AM8:00- Lion Dance at Kannon Temple
May 26(Sun) 12:00 - 16:00: Lion Dance in front of the Oyabe Chamber of Commerce and Industry
a 5-min walk from Isurugi Station on Ainokaze Toyama Railway
* Please check the official website for the latest information
Airport/Sta. Isurugi sta. (about 700m) Google Transit