Shimokitazawa Hachiman Shrine Festival 2018
One of Tokyo’s liveliest areas, bursting with both youth and tradition holds a vibrant festival at the Kitazawa Hachiman Shrine. The event has all the summer matsuri essentials from tasty food stalls and colorful yukata to taiko drummimg and goldfish scooping attractions. The second day sees a parade of mikoshi portable shrines carried through the shopping streets. Check out the website (English available) for a schedule of performances and more information.
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