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Hanekawa Sword Dance

Location: Hanekawa, Shimohama, Akita City Site(s) of performance: Hachiman Shrine and other places in the community Date(s): 3rd Sunday of September Designation: City-Designated Intangible Folkloric

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Mizuokano Lion Dance

Location: Yokooka, Kisakata-machi, Nikaho City Site(s) of performance: The open space in front of the Oyakata House and the place where Anjūji Temple once stood

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Kōya Lion Dance

Location: Ani-Koya, Kita-Akita City Site(s) of performance: Kōya Shrine Date(s): 3rd Sunday of September (the day of annual festival of Kōya Shrine) (no longer practiced

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Hikiji-Machi Lion Dance

Location: Hikiji-machi, Yurihonjo City Site(s) of performance: Hachiman Shrine, various places in Hikiji-machi, and other places in the former Honjo City. Date(s): 3rd Sunday and

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Ōdate Bayashi

Location: A district in Odate City (Omachi District in 2011) Site(s) of performance: Various places in the community Date(s): September 10 and 11 Designation: City-Designated

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Wada Sasara

Location: Toyooka, Toyooka-Kinden, Mitane Town Site(s) of performance: Satomi Shrine Date(s): July 7, August 13–15, and September 1 Designation: Town-Designated Intangible Folkloric Cultural Property Category:

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Nejō Zumō

Location: Kasuge, Fujisato Town Site(s) of performance: Former Yoneda Elementary School Date(s): Sunday in mid-September Category: Show (Misemono) and Music Entertainment Nejō Zumō (Sumo of

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Mugurazawa Shishimai

Location: Kurobuchi, Higashiyuri-machi, Yurihonjo City Site(s) of performance: Gokoku Shrine and other places in the community Date(s): August 13 and September 1 (the dates of

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Yashiki Bangaku

Location: Shimoyashiki, Nishisawa, Yurihonjo City Site(s) of performance: Bugaku Hall, Kasuga Shrine, and other places in the community Date(s): July 1, August 16 and 26,

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