Warei Festival
Uwajima Ushioni Festival

He “cow ogre” has the face of an ogre, the body of a cow and a tail like a sword. Its entire length is 5-6 meters, and its huge body is covered by a red cloth, palm branches or other things.

DATE 2016.07.22 -24

he cow ogre goes around from house to house to drive away demons by using its long neck to poke its head inside. With over the top energy, people dance against each other to the upbeat song “Gaiya Car-nival” and compete in Warei Taisai festival’s “long distance charges”. There are so many things to see here!


Name Warei Festival / Uwajima Ushioni Festival
Address Ehime Prefecture Uwajima