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Goshogawara Tachineputa Matsuri

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What incredible talent to create these 23 metre high lanterns

We were on a day tour around Aomori and were extremely lucky to see the Tachineputa festival... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
RBN11
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North Lakes, Australia
AMAZING!

I came to see the Aomori Neputa and also visited the Hirosaki parade but this one was AMAZING! The... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2015
tropicalnorth
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Whitehorse, Canada
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Jun 3, 2017
“What incredible talent to create these 23 metre high lanterns”
Sep 9, 2015
“AMAZING!”
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The Taichineputa no Yakata festival, held in Goshogawara every August, features vast 'taichineputa': glowing parade floats nearly 80 feet tall and weighing in at about 38,000 pounds! People help to shoulder the floats throughout the city, while...more
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21-1 Omachi, Goshogawara 037-0063, Aomori Prefecture
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

We were on a day tour around Aomori and were extremely lucky to see the Tachineputa festival lanterns in the building where they are constructed on site. the video that is shown is very informative and also explains how, over time, the plans & art...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 10 September 2015

I came to see the Aomori Neputa and also visited the Hirosaki parade but this one was AMAZING! The floats are about 4 stories high and tower above the buildings. The town is relatively small and the whole parade is over within 2 hr. Try...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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