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Sendai Tanabata Fireworks Festival

Sendai Tanabata Fireworks Festival

Early Aug

16,000 fireworks light up the sky over the Hirose River every August 5th evening. This is the kickoff for 3 days of Tanabata F..

Miyagi 4 Free
Sendai Daikannon Statue

Sendai Daikannon Statue

Justin Velgus

The Sendai Daikannon was the tallest statue in the world when built in 1991. It stands 100 meters high watching over the citizens..

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Sendai Tanabata

Sendai Tanabata

Early Aug

Sendai Tanabata Festival held August 6th-8th always delights visitors. The largest Tanabata event in Japan continues to grow in..

Miyagi 3 Free
Sendai's Pageant of Starlight

Sendai's Pageant of Starlight

Mid Dec - Mid Jan

The Sendai Pageant of Starlight is one of Japan's biggest winter illumination displays. Each year from early December thro..

Miyagi 7 Free
Entsuin Temple

Entsuin Temple

The Entsuin Temple was built next to Matsushima's main temple, the Zuiganji Temple, in 1647 to house the mausoleum of Date Mitsumune, son of the ruling..

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