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Hakata Gion Yamakasa 2014 Photo Report(1/15)

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Hakata Gion Yamakasa 2014 Photo Report

July is one of the famous Fukuoka's traditional festivals, Yamakasa season! Hakata Gion Yamakasa's Kazari-yama(decorative floats) are placed on display in 14 locations around Tenjin and Hakata from July 1st to midnight on July 14th (0:00am, July 15th). The side of the float that faces towards Kushida Shrine is called the “omote” (front) and the opposite side to this is called the “mi-okuri” (send-off) side. You’ll often see the “front” of these floats adorned with beautiful “Hakata ningyo” (Hakata dolls) and the “send-off” side displaying characters from children’s stories and popular anime. We have taken photos of Kazari-yama at all 14 locations, please enjoy!!

Higashi Nagare

三番東流見送りサムネイル.jpg

Nakasu Nagare

四番中洲流れ表サムネイル.jpg

Chiyo Nagare

千代流_サムネイル

Kamikawabata Dori-------

八番上川端通見送りサムネイル.jpg

Watanabe Dori 1 Chome

サムネ.jpg

Fukuoka Dome

サムネイル_福岡ドーム

Hakataeki Shoten Rengokai

十一番博多駅見送りサムネイル.jpg

Canal City Hakata---------------

山笠-キャナルシティキャッツサムネル.jpg

Kawabata Chuogai---------------

十三番川端中央街見送りサムネイル.jpg

Solaria

サムネイル_ソラリア

Shintencho

サムネイル_新天町

Hakata Riverain

十六番博多リバレイン見送り

Tenjin 1 Chome

サムネイル_天神一丁目

Kushida Jinjya

櫛田神社

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