October: Mina-ichi Dance 皆一奉納
From Kurii Port 30 min 5 min No bus service
This festival takes place on the grounds of Ikku Shrine.
The dance performed during the festival is an offering to gods to pray for good crops on the island. During the dance, participants make a circle around the taiko drums and dance slowly holding a fan.
It is Intangible Folk Cultural Property of Chibu Village.
The name of the dance 'Minna-ichi' comes from the lyrics of the song 'everyone line up together as one'.

Date
15 August of Lunar Calendar (4 October in 2017)

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