Dai-Kantō Chinese Lion Dance
Location: Matsuki, Odate City
Site(s) of performance: The public cemetery
Date(s): August 13
Category: Sasara and Horse Dance
This lion dance started in 1735. It is a dance of three lions, each performed by one person. It was a prestigious dance that could be performed in front of Lord Satake. Music is played with drums and Japanese flutes. An oral statement is made before the dance.