This festival is held to pray for a large catch of Dorome (Sardine fry). The main event is a sake skulling competition where men must down 1.8L of rice wine, and women 900mL, accompanied by chants of `Guuuu to Gutto` (Gulp Gulp!). Entrants are given points for speed and style.
Time: Sun. April 29, 2012
Place: Konan City, Akaoka Town Coastline
Access: About 5mins walk from Akaoka Station on the Tosa Kuroshio Railways Gomen-Nahari Line
Inquiries: Konan City Chamber of Commerce
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