Okada Summer Festival (Part 2)

Okada area, Miyagino-ku, Sendai

 

The Okada Summer Festival was held on August 13, 2011.

Images from the Okada Summer Festival(http://recorder311.smt.jp/movie/9494)

 

The performance of Minamigamou-daiko drums starts.

The drums were cleaned and dried after getting soaked in the tsunami. Although they are still not in perfect condition, they made a powerful sound.

Okada Summer Festival
Okada Summer Festival
Okada Summer Festival
Okada Summer Festival
Okada Summer Festival
Okada Summer Festival

 

 

Bamboo lanterns are lit.

Okada Summer Festival

 

 

The Bon dance starts on the stage.

Okada Summer Festival
Okada Summer Festival

 

 

Paper lanterns are also lit.

Okada Summer Festival
Okada Summer Festival
Okada Summer Festival
Okada Summer Festival
Okada Summer Festival
Okada Summer Festival
Okada Summer Festival
Okada Summer Festival
Okada Summer Festival
Okada Summer Festival
Okada Summer Festival
Okada Summer Festival

 

 

The festival goes on late into the evening.

Okada Summer Festival

 

 

Presented in conjunction with:
Ganbappe Okada No Kai (Society of Stand Up Okada)