Maebashi New Year Market Festival | Jan. 9. 2019

A traditional market held to sell Daruma dolls. Many stalls line along Honmachi-dori Road (Route 50) and shopping streets of central Maebashi. Traditional ceremonies will also take place on the street and at Maebashi Hachimangu Shrine.


Maebashi New Year Market Festival
(Maebashi Hatsuichi Matsuri)
前橋初市まつり

Date: January 9th(Wed) 2019
Location: Maebashi City, Gunma Prefecture

Hatsuichi Festival (by Maebashi Convention & Visitors Bureau)
http://www.maebashi-cvb.com/english/events/06.htm
http://www.maebashi-cvb.com/event/01_hatsuichi/index.htm (Japanese website)

About Maebashi City (by Maebashi Convention & Visitors Bureau)
http://www.maebashi-cvb.com/english/

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Getting there
10-min walk from JR Maebashi Station 前橋駅