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Unusual festivals

While many festivals are held on temple or shrine precincts or in local shopping districts, you will also find slightly unusual festivals held along the coastline or beach. Festivals of this sort give you a glimpse of a slightly different taste of Japanese culture.


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(Kawasaki)[Kawasaki Daishi wind chime fair]
Unusual festivals


(Manazuru-machi, Ashigara-gun)[Kibune Festival]
Unusual festivals


(Chigasaki)[Chigasaki Coast Hamaori Festival ]
Unusual festivals