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Kihoku Town

Dates:Vernal Equinox Day


Tanemaki Gonbei Festival

Each year at vernal equinox, the festival takes place in Hosen-ji Temple and Tanemaki Gonbei-no-Sato, Mt. Binnoyama. The object to be prayed, Gonbei, is famous in the saying “Crows fly out after Gonbei sows the seed”. Interesting events like Gonbei dance, make-up parade and sacrifice dance take place during the festival.



Vernal Equinox Day


Tanemaki Gonbei-no-Sato

How to get here

From Seamount IC about 10 minutes


Kihoku Town tourist association