Folk Dance Meet, one of the most popular folk dancing events joined by thousands of people in yukata (cotton kimono), to the accompaniment of festival music at several sites in the town.
Schedule & Key events:
● July 8, 15, 16, 22, 27-30 & Aug. 1-5, 7-11, 18-20, 24-27 & Sept. 2
8 p.m.-10:30 p.m. or 11 p.m.
● Aug. 12, 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
● Aug. 13-16, 8 p.m.-4 a.m. or 5 a.m.
Location: Hachiman-cho,, Hachiman-cho, Gujo, Gifu
JR Takayama Honsen Line to Mino-Ota Station. From there, take Nagaragawa Tetsudo Line to Gujo-Hachiman Station, and then take taxi (5-10 min.)
Festival information compiled in cooperation with the Tourist Information Center of the Japan National Tourist Organization. (Shin-Tokyo Bldg. 1F, 3-3-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; (03) 3201-3331). Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily.