Ear of rice festival (wedding of the fox)
"The wedding of the fox" is born as One of the Event of the first ear of rice festival in the autumn of 1950 (Showa 25) and thereafter is Religious Ceremony held as Every Year, a strange festival of the Kudamatsu noisily.
In the Festival, the Line of the wedding covered with the mask of the fox leaves the perception ground ruins and goes ahead through the Old highway to Hanaoka station slowly.
The leading role lines up in bridal couples of the White fox peacefully and is jolted on a jinrikisha, and a relative and the attendant dressed in the crested kimono hakama continue behind.
In addition, Branch and Bazaar, Mochi (rice cake) tossing, lottery Competition are performed grandly on the day.
|Location||In Kudamatsu City, Yamaguchi Oaza Suetake|
|Access||(1) 20 minutes by bus from JR Sanyo Main Line Kudamatsu Station
(2) It is a 10-minute walk from JR Gantoku Line Suo-Hanaoka Station
|Office of Inquiry||Hanaoka Fukutoku Inari Shrine TEL: 0833-43-4500|