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Hitachi Sand Art Festival 2014

2014/07/07

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Date : July 20th, Sunday, 2014

Sand Art Festival is held at Kawarago port, Hitachi-City  for six years . It is the festival which makes huge statues with sand for the opening of ocean beaches to swimmers by Local Junior Chamber and others.

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This year is the 5th anniversary of the Sand Art Festival. Full impact some sand statues expects visitors in this year, too!

Please come and visit the festival.

You can enjoy seeing, eating and playing!

 “Challenge Festival in Kawarago” is also held on the same day.

 

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There is execution of sand statues and display area by professional sand artists. [the start of execution from July 11st.] Also, you can try to make sand statues at workshop section.

 

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 “Eisa dance” by Kawarago
junior high school students and “Dance contest” that is one of the stage events
are regular program of the festival. They marks a start of Sand Art Festival.

 

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Hitachi-yatai-mura [it means food stalls village in English.] has twenty more food stalls. It  satisfies an appetite and heart of visitors.

『Yatai-mura  Delicious Foods Championship Match』is held in this year, too. In this event, each food stalls compete their tastes with own special dish.

『Theatrical fireworks』 which fuse music and firework fascinates visitors for the finale of Sand Art Festival!

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Also, you can enjoy Banana boat, Cruising on the pleasure boat, Water gun survival, Aqua ball and others!

Why don’t you come  here with your family?

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Hitachi Sand Art Festival

 

Date

July 20th, Sunday, 2014

[Postponed to the 21st in case   of rain.  Please check the website.]

Time

10:00 – around 20:30

Site

Kawarago port [3-1-14, Kawarago-cho,   Hitachi City]

Date   of

manufacture

July 11st, Friday –   July 19th, Saturday

Access

Car

Approximately 20 minutes from Joban EXPY “Hitachi   minami” IC

Train

15 minutes by taxi from JR Joban Line “Hitachitaga”   station

*There is shuttle bus from Hitachitaga   station to the site on the day.

Contact

Hitachi sand Art executive committee

 TEL:0294-22-6341 FAX:0294-21‐5171

Website

http://www.hitachijc.or.jp/hitachi_sandart/