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Kitamachi Awa Odori, Nerima-ku, Tokyo204 views
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Would you believe a karate group? They did not dance. Just punched and yelled their way through. Kitamachi Awa Odori, Nerima, Tokyo 極真空手連154 views
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Nice formation.135 views
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Kitamachi Awa Odori, Tokyo132 views
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Kitamachi Awa Odori Dance, Nerima-ku, Tokyo きたまち阿波おどり130 views
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The 16th Kitamachi Awa Odori was held on July 26, 2008 from 6 pm to 8:30 pm. Kitamachi is a small neighborhood near Tobu-Nerima Station on the Tobu Tojo Line.119 views
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Kitamachi Awa Odori, Tokyo 写楽連114 views
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Hope to see you next year too. Also see my YouTube video here.97 views
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They danced on the main shopping streets called Kitamachi shotengai (pictured here) and New Kitamachi shotengai. Just few minutes walk from the train station. きたまち商店街51 views
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Junior high school dancers dressed in yukata.48 views
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For the last number, the finale.45 views
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They know how to look good.45 views
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Quite spectacular finale performance by this troupe called Hyottoko-ren. ひょっとこ連45 views
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Aoi Shin-ren, one of my favorite Awa Odori troupes. 葵新連43 views
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All the dancers' faces were glistening with perspiration.43 views
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After a few speeches and a "tape-cut" ceremony, the festival began at 6:30 pm.42 views
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Dancing in formation.42 views
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One group was from the local junior high school.41 views
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There were about 1,400 dancers and about 70,000 spectators lining the streets.41 views
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School baseball team, Kitamachi Faiyers. No dancing.41 views
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Awa Odori dancer41 views
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So photogenic, like a crane in flight.40 views
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I much prefer the women dancers.39 views
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Daikon-ren from Nerima-ku.39 views
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These kids were very good at the taiko drums.39 views
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Takara-bune-ren 宝船連39 views
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She loved to pose for photographers.39 views
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Twenty-three dancing and non-dancing troupes participated. This is somewhat small compared to bigger Awa Odori dances in Tokyo, but the enjoyment and enthusiasm of the dancers and crowd were top-class.38 views
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They were hoppin'37 views
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