The Great Yonabaru Tug-of-War is a traditional event that is said to have started during the King Sho Ei era of the Ryukyu dynasty as a religious ritual for an abundant harvest.
Participating in the tug-of-war is said to offer benefits of sound health as well as prosperity of descendants, and the event draws visitors from in and out of town. The event is also expected to host concerts and fireworks.
Saturday, August 3rd – Sunday, August 4th, 2019
Festival : Yonakohama park
Tag of war : Yonabaru Udunyama Youth Field
(Source : Okinawa Convention & Visitors Bureau)
|イベント名||The Great Yonabaru Tug-of-War|
|開催日||2019.08.03 〜 2019.08.04|
|開催時間||11：00～21：00 Tag of war：8/4 15:00~ at Yonabaru central street|
|会場名||8/3 and 8/4 : Yonakohama park 8/4 : Yonabaru Udunyama Youth Field|
|住所||712 yonabaru yonabaru shimajiri-gun okinawa japan (Yonabaru Udunyama Youth Field )|