Shonan Hiratsuka Tanabata Festival

Shonan Hiratsuka Tanabata Festival

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The Shonan Hiratsuka Festival began in the 1950s as a way to revive the city of Hiratsuka after the Second World War. The festival today is known for its extravagant decorations that garnish the Shonan StarMall, the main venue of the festival. Some decorations are over 10 meters tall! During the festivities, there are many events such as a large parade.

Basic Information

Address
All around JR Hiratsuka Station
Phone
0463-35-8107
Hours
On July 6th to 8th, until 21:00

Access

  • FromTokyo Station
    JR Tokaido Line/ for Kozu
    →【Hiratsuka Sta.】from North Exit→ about a 2-minute walk
  • FromYokohama Station
    JR Tokaido Line/ for Kozu
    →【Hiratsuka Sta.】from North Exit→ about a 2-minute walk
  • FromHaneda Airport
    Keikyu Line / for Yokohama
    →【Yokohama Sta.】
    JR Tokaido Line/ for Kozu
    →【Hiratsuka Sta.】from North Exit→ about a 2-minute walk

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