Most viewed - Chichibu Yomatsuri Night Festival 秩父夜祭
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Mini octopus464 views
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Chichibu Night Festival climax242 views
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Chichibu Yomatsuri. Also see the video at YouTube.188 views
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A total of 6 floats arrive. Chichibu Yomatsuri. Also see the video at YouTube.179 views
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Local fire station designed like a float.176 views
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Chichibu Shrine164 views
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Held on Dec. 2-3 by Chichibu Shrine, Chichibu Yomatsuri is one of Japan's Big Three Hikiyama Float Festivals. 150 viewsOrnate floats are pulled along the city's main streets until they reach a large plaza at night where they are lit with lanterns. Fireworks then serve as the climax. Photo: Seibu Chichibu Station
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With great fanfare, the floats are pulled up the slope.120 views
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Stage at Chichibu Shrine112 views
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Ornate float is pulled along the streets toward Chichibu Shrine.110 views
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The festival climaxes with fireworks.110 views
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Floats parked along the main drag.108 views
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Main street crowd100 views
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A float climbs up the Dangozaka slope before entering the Otabisho.100 views
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Taiko drum performance at the Otabisho.100 views
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団子坂98 views
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In front of Seibu Chichibu Station95 views
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A float proceeds to the Otabisho plaza.94 views
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Children's kabuki90 views
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Float at Chichibu Shrine86 views
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In the Otabisho, a large plaza.86 views
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Chichibu Shrine offertory bin85 views
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Stage performance at Chichibu Shrine84 views
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Float at Chichibu Shrine83 views
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Storehouse for a float79 views
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How to turn the float.78 views
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A float proceeds to the Otabisho plaza.77 views
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Also see the video at YouTube.77 views
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Main drag74 views
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