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Tanabata Festival with wind chimes at Hikawa Shrine | KAWAGOE
August 7, 2017 @ 09:00 - 21:00
The Tanabata Festival is held on August 7th annually in Hikawa Shrine Kawagoe. They have a Wind Chime event simultaneously.
The shrine is decorated beautifully with bands of colour from the Tanabata wish strips. You can enjoy the decoration all day and add your own wish to the bamboo trees, but the festival itself is in the evening from 6 pm. They read kamishibai and have music and dance including shakuhachi flute performances.
Writing wishes on coloured strips of paper for Tanabata festival:
The strips of coloured paper laid out for anyone to write and hang their Star Festival wishes:
Please see the grey details box for map, time, contact and more.
For more details on Hikawa Shrine:
Wind Chimes at Hikawa Shrine | KAWAGOE
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