Ryotsu Ebisu Festival

A festival in Ryotsu Ebisu featuring Ondeko (demon drumming) performed by children

Ryotsu Ebisu Festival is held on the 15th and 16th of June every year. It is the annual, grand festival of Suwa Shrine, which enshrines a tutelary god of the Ebisu area. The area around Ryotsu Ebisu Shopping Street bustles with spectators. The eve of the festival, the 15th, features a big tug-of-war challenge, Ondeko performed by different groups, and food stalls. The wide range of entertainment on the 16th includes a big portable shrine parade, Ondeko, Ondeko performed by children, Shihimai (lion dance), Otomemai (girls' dance), Sagariha ensemble music, and so on.  Ryotsu Jinku (folk song and dance), which is a leisurely performance, evokes a distinctive mood.

開催日 2019年6月15~16日
開催地 Ryotsu Ebisu Area
住所 〒952-0011 新潟県佐渡市両津夷
お問合せ 0259-27-5128(Ryotsu Society of Commerce and Industry)
料金 無料
交通案内 両津港から車で約5分
最寄りのバス停 夷本町(南線)から徒歩0分
備考 Festival-eve: the 15th of June