The Traveling Theater - Kabuki on a Festival Float
Nagahama City, Shiga
2018.4.13 [fri.]-16 [mon.]
Nagahama Hachimangu Shrine, City Core
The festival floats used in the Nagahama Hikiyama Festival are said to have been built using funds given to the lord of Nagahama Castle, Toyotomi Hideyoshi, by the commoners living near the castle at the birth of his first son. Children's kabuki theater is another highlight of the festival.