Most viewed - Chichibu Yomatsuri Night Festival 秩父夜祭
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Mini octopus478 views
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Chichibu Night Festival climax259 views
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Chichibu Yomatsuri. Also see the video at YouTube.206 views
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A total of 6 floats arrive. Chichibu Yomatsuri. Also see the video at YouTube.196 views
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Local fire station designed like a float.189 views
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Chichibu Shrine179 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. 159 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.129 views
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Stage at Chichibu Shrine121 views
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Ornate float is pulled along the streets toward Chichibu Shrine.119 views
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The festival climaxes with fireworks.119 views
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Floats parked along the main drag.117 views
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Main street crowd109 views
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A float climbs up the Dangozaka slope before entering the Otabisho.109 views
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Taiko drum performance at the Otabisho.109 views
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団子坂107 views
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In front of Seibu Chichibu Station104 views
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A float proceeds to the Otabisho plaza.103 views
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Children's kabuki100 views
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Chichibu Shrine offertory bin95 views
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Float at Chichibu Shrine95 views
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In the Otabisho, a large plaza.95 views
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Stage performance at Chichibu Shrine93 views
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Float at Chichibu Shrine92 views
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Storehouse for a float88 views
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How to turn the float.87 views
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A float proceeds to the Otabisho plaza.86 views
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Also see the video at YouTube.86 views
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Main drag83 views
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