Thursday, February 5, 2015

Celebrate Setsubun Matsuri ~ 2015 at Little Yoshiwara

Friday, February 6th, 2015
Geisha Odori
Time: 6 PM SLT
Location: Garden Pavilion.
Theme: Setsubun Tales.

Saturday, February 7th, 2015
Geisha Odori
Time: 1 PM SLT
Location: Kumo Theater.
Theme: Cherry Blossoms.

What is Setsuban?

Setsubun is the day preceding risshun that is the first day of spring according to the old Japanese calendar, or the lunar calendar.  On the day of Setsubun, there is the custom of throwing roasted soybeans while chanting "In with Fortune!"

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