EventsFukushima Waraji Matsuri (Straw Sandal Festival)

This festival is named after the huge waraji traditional straw sandals, which are dedicated to Ashio Shrine, to wish for physically strong legs. The waraji are the largest in Japan and a must-see! Dancing Soda Night, a parade in the evening where hip-hop-style dancers dance to reggae dance songs, is also enjoyable!

Fukushima Waraji Matsuri (Straw Sandal Festival)

Date

July 31th (Fri)-Aug 1st (Sat), 2015

Venue

会場

Shinobu-dori street on National Route 13(Fukushima City)

Access

From JR Fukushima Station: about 5 minute walk

Charge

TEL

024-536-5511

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