Thursday, July 17, 2014

Summer Festival

Our town held its summer festival last weekend.  One of the highlights of the festival is the evening parade – people wear their summer festival clothing (yakata) and dance to our town’s music.  It’s a wonderful Japanese event!




















6 comments:

  1. EVERYONE seems to be out and parading. Great fun!

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  2. Looks like a great time . Thanks for all the pictures.

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  3. You are sure having fun, parades are a kick aren't they? Interesting costumes and fabrics.

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  4. How wonderful! Looks like everyone was having such a great time together! It must be so wonderful to experience all these different cultural happenings...

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  5. Nice to know someone who knows the difference between kimono and yukata!=) Lovely, aren't they? Nice of some fo the girls to pose for your photos too.=)

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