Dance of Parade Float
Minomatsuri Yama-Nerimono (美濃祭 山車・ねりもの) happens in the 2nd day of Mino Matsuri. Mino Minomatsuri is held in the middle of April. This parade float festival has been kept since Edo period. 6 huge traditional parade-floats with puppets assembled at Hachiman Shrine. Then, they demonstrate the performance to the god of the shrine. After the ritual reception, the float spins and runs back to their town. All these floats are registered as the folk cultural assets of Gifu.
Date of the festival: 2nd Sunday of April.
Location: at Hachiman Shrine.
0. at Mino Station.
1. walk north (20 min.)