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Kuki Chochin Festival

 

The Kuki Chochin Festival is a lantern festical held every year on July 12th and 18th.
During the daytime there are ornate doll floats, with mythical figures and sculptures around the streets.
While in the evening, there are people decorate four sides of their floats with more than 500 lanterns.
As the sounds of the drums and flutes echo through the area, you can witniss the powerful and awe inspiring performances, when the lanern floats are spinning all at once.
We await for all to visit ”Kuki Chochin Festival”.

 

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Admission Fee

Free Admission
Opening

July12,18(every year)

12:20-21:00

Address

In 1 Chuo, Kuki,Kuki-shi
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Access

Public Transport

Near the West Exit of Kuki Station on the JR Utsunomiya Line
Car

10 minutes from Kuki IC on the Tohoku Expressway

Offical site

http://www.city.kuki.lg.jp/miryoku/summer_fes/chochin.html

CHOKOTABI

http://www.pref.saitama.lg.jp/chokotabi-saitama/eng/spot/sp523.html