Demachi Kodomo Kabuki Hikiyama Matsuri 出町子供歌舞伎曳山祭り Toyama (Apr.)
Demachi Kodomo Kabuki Hikiyama Matsuri is the spring feast of Demachi Shinmeigu Shrine. It has continued for over 200 years in Tonami, a city famous for tulip cultivation in Toyama Prefecture. The child actors wear beautiful costumes and perform kabuki (traditional Japanese theater) on lavishly decorated floats. The elementary school age actors undergo strict training for over two months and give fantastic performances on the day of the event.
Demachi Shinmeigu, Tonami City, Toyama
Approx. 10 min. walk from JR Tonami station
Approx. 5 min. from Tonami interchange on the Hokuriku Expressway