The Itoman Great Tug-of-War is an event rich in ancient rites as well as tradition. It is held on August 15 of the lunar calendar each year. This is the only tug-of-war event in Okinawa that takes place on the day of the harvest moon. A parade known as Michijune takes place prior to the tug-of-war, during which there are traditional performances and dances lead by people holding flags.
|Date||2019/09/13 (8:30 - 18:00)|