The 'Ono Mai' dance, held every April 8th at Uwase Jinja (Shrine) is designated as one of the nation's intangible folklore cultural assets. It involves a lively ritual dance performed as a prayer to secure good harvests, bumper catches and nation-wide peace.
|Address||129-3 Kiyama, Wakasa-cho, Mikatakaminaka-gun, Fukui-pref. 919-1301|
|Access||On Maizuru-Wakasa Expressway
3 min. drive from Wakasa-Mikata I.C. (via Route 27 and Pref. Route 244)
10 min. taxi ride from JR Obama line Mikata Station
|Inquiries||Uwase Shrine Phone. 0770-45-0326|