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You are totally wrong if you think Natsu Matsuri is all about music, dance, and shrines! It's undeniable that the three above are important and indispensable parts of Natsu Matsuri. There is something more exciting! Horse racing, speed contests, splendid fireworks...if these are your cup of tea, read to explore more about Natsu Matsuri!
Gion Matsuri, Tenjin Matsuri, and Sanno Matsuri are great, but they are NOT all. There are still many interesting summer festivals that deserve to be explored. This article will introduce you to the three great festivals of Tohoku, Tanabata Matsuri, Nebuta Matsuri, and Kanto Matsuri. You can visit them all in one trip if you want!
After learning basic information about Natsu Matsuri, it's time to explore some interesting festivals! With a long duration, a huge number of participants, and a grand scale, Gion Matsuri, Tenjin Matsuri, and Sanno Matsuri are the three greatest Natsu Matsuri. Don't miss these spectacular celebrations!
Natsu Matsuri equals fireworks+breezes+lanterns, sweets+ drinks+games+A LOT OF FUN! Many people may misunderstand that Natsu Matsuri is a special Japanese festival. Actually, it is a collective term for all the festivals in summer. After reading this, you can have an idea of what to expect in these great events!