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(Sagamihara)[Hashimoto Tanabata Festival ]


The Hashimoto Tanabata Festival is a large-scale touristic event held in Sagamihara that is visited by a wide range of tourists from within and without the area. Tanabata-dori is closed to through traffic and turned into a pedestrian street, with many events on offer. Of note are the 250 lovely bamboo ornaments created by local students and organizations. A unique selection of works are on display each year.
In 1982, this event was also selected as among the 50 best festivals in Kanagawa.


(Sagamihara)[Hashimoto Tanabata Festival ]


Hashimoto Tanabata Festival
[Date]Generally held in the beginning of August *cancelled in inclement weather
[Place]Hashimoto Tanabata-dori, other areas
[Hosted by]Hashimoto Tanabata Festival Executive Committee

  • Hashimoto Tanabata Street

"Hashimoto Tanabata Festival" venue

<Access> 1 minute walk from Hashimoto Station on the JR Yokohama Line, Sagami Line and Keio Line

  • Address
    3-chome Hashimoto, Midori-ku, Sagamihara City, Kanagawa Prefecture