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Osomatsusan ornaments in Shimizu Tanabata Matsuri (2016)

Tanabata Matsuri, the Star Festival has been held on July 7th in Japan since the 700s.
on the day, people display bamboo grass with a strip of paper and ornaments to celebrate the festival.

at Shimizu Tanabata Festival in Shizuoka prefecture, there were some handmade Osomatsusan ornaments by locals this year.
nowadays, some young people decolate the town with their favorite anime/manga/game characters ornaments.