SENDAI GREAT TUG-of WAR (SENDAI OTSUNAHIKI / 川内大綱引き)

SENDAI GREAT TUG-of WAR (SENDAI OTSUNAHIKI / 川内大綱引き)

About 3,000 young men pull a huge rope which is 365m long and 5t weight. The gangs of people who block the pulling of the rope and the people pulling the rope fight. It is so vigorous that this event is called “Kenka zuna (Fight tug)”.
Warning: This can get really rough at the front of the rope.
Route 3 around the site will be temporarily closed to traffic for this event.

Start Sep. 22, 2014

19:00 ~
*This event will be held even if it rains.

Genre

Traditional event

Address

Mukoda area, Satsuma-sendai city, Kagoshima prefecture

PlaceAlong Route 3, Mukoda-cho, Satsuma-sendai city
Parking

There are pay parking lots around the site.

Fee

Free

Contact The executive (Sendai Otsunahiki Hozon-kai)
TEL: 0996-21-1851
Webhttp://ootsuna.satsuma-sendai.jp/index.html
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