Home » Photos » mid-afternoon Culture Day at play park

mid-afternoon Culture Day at play park

mid-afternoon Culture Day at play park

On this Friday many workers are free from work since it is the national holiday, Bunka-no-Hi (Day of Culture) forming a 3-day weekend. People with young children, especially, flock to the new play park at city center, opened in June. Pop-up tents or sun/wind shades seem to be particularly popular as a way to claim a piece of the open space for oneself, or to shut out the strangers. The weather was very pleasant and many were enjoying some sort of portable food, as well, to pass the time together. Adjacent, at the left, the month-long Chrysanthemum Festival (kiku ningyo matsuri) was in the final 3 days before closing the 2017 season of rides, snacks, exhibits, and local products for sale.

(read more)

Photo taken @ Echizen-shi on 3 November 2017 (© pix-l / Flickr)

Related tags :
 sharp aquos, 915, takefu, fukui-ken, echizen city, hokuriku, rural japan, 915, 北陸, 福井県, 越前市, 武生, 田舎, bunka no hi, culture day, citizen art exhibition
 

Fukui-ken Photos