Oct 5, 2017

Nihonmatsu Chochin Matsuri (Japanese Lantern Festival), Fukushima Pref.

Nihonmatsu Chochin Matsuri (Japanese Lantern Festival), Fukushima Pref.

4th -6th October, 2017 | Nihonmatsu City, Fukushima Pref.
Chochin are cylindrical lanterns made out of paper stretched over a split bamboo frame.
These colorful, festive lanterns appear at many Japanese festivals, but they play a special role in Nihonmatsu's Chochin Matsuri on October 4-6 and Akita's Kanto Festival in August.  













# For the details, please access to the followings site;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/171004nihonmatu.html
[Official Homepage of the Event] http://www.nihonmatsu-kanko.jp/matsuri.html














二本松のちょうちん祭り(福島県二本松市)

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