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Kawagoe Tojinsoroi Parade | KAWAGOE
November 11 @ 12:00 - 15:00
Kawagoe Tojinsoroi Parade – The area of Ichibangai in Kawagoe is pedistrianised for the annual parade of historic and traditional Asian clothes. Some of the participating International groups play traditional music from their country as they parade the tourist area. It is a very colourful and child friendly parade.
Kawagoe Tojinsoroi Parade Schedule
The parade starts from noon from Renkeiji. About 300 people participate in the parade. There will be live music and performances in the parade, but the main performances will be Renkeiji from 2 pm.
The official website is in the “details” section below.
Kawagoe Tojinsoroi Parade Access
Ichibangai is the main tourist strip in Kawagoe, accessible from Tobu Tojo Line Kawagoe station and Seibu Shinjuku Line Hon-Kawagoe station. The latter is closest, approximately a 12 minute walk. In both stations there are tourist information centres and volunteers who will happily provide you with a walking map or direct you to a bus station with details where to alight. Please note as the main tourist strip is closed to traffic for this festival there will be a lot of congestion and you can’t alight on the main tourist strip itself.
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