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Genki Festival Super Yosakoi in Harajyuku Omotesando

August 14, 2014 by Ray Proper

The Yosakoi Festival began in the city of Kōchi, Japan, in 1954.  The first “Yosakoi Style” festival featured 21 teams and 750 participants.  The style of festival has become extraordinarily popular throughout Japan, with versions popping up in nearly every city.  The festival involves  teams of dancers and floats (called “jikatasaya“), who dance the “yosakoi naruko” dance, […]

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