During the festival, the street is decorated with bamboos with colorful wishing paper, and various folk arts will be performed there on the weekend.
Kappabashi Street is a shopping street with many stores handling cooking utensils from cooking pots, Hocho knives, Ramen bowls to food replica. Being close to Asakusa, the most popular tourist spot in Tokyo, many tourists also visit Kappabashi.
Tanabata Matsuri Festival
Date: July 5th(Thu) - 9th(Mon) 2018
Location: Kappabashi Shopping Street in the town between Asakusa and Ueno, Tokyo
12 min walk from Kaminarimon Gate of Sensoji Temple.
Official website (Japanese website)
Kappabashi Street http://www.kappabashi.or.jp
Google Maps: Kappabashi