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November 2017 Events
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November 2017 Events

Compiled by Zoe Kirkland Enjoy the last of the autumn foliage along with more harvest/food festivals, including various RR-planned (American) Thanksgiving events and TWO festivals featuring salmon catching (Rokkasho Industry Festival & Oirase Salmon Festival)! Also check out your local culture festivals to discover various art and culture groups near you! Continue reading

Firework Fantastics
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Firework Fantastics

By Peter Underwood In England, fireworks are associated with two main occasions – Bonfire Night and New Year’s. In America, it’s the 4th of July (yeehaw!). In Japan, it gets associated with an entire season. Summer may have gone, but maybe thinking about big explosions will keep the chill at bay just a little longer. Continue reading