The Rokugo no Kamakura Event has Begun

The nationally designated important intangible folk cultural property “Rokugo no Kamakura” will be held from February 11 – 15. Within the 700 year old historic fire festival, “Takeuchi”, held on the 15th, is a soul-stirring festival that divides the town into north and south using 7 to 8 meter long bamboo. During this period, wishes are written on different colored paper and decorated throughout the town, wrapping everything in a whimsical atmosphere.