4th -6th October, 2014 | Nihonmatsu City, Fukushima Pref.
Chochin are cylindrical lanterns made out of paper stretched over a split bamboo frame.
These colorful, festive lanterns appear at many Japanese festivals, but they play a special role in Nihonmatsu's Chochin Matsuri on October 4-6 and Akita's Kanto Festival in August.
# For the details, please access to the followings;
[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/141004nihonmatu.html
[Official Homepage of the Event] ›› http://www.nihonmatsu-kanko.jp/matsuri.html