HIGASHIKAGAWA, Japan—The 6th World Doll Festival in Japan will display about 1,500 dolls from 71 countries, among them 14 dolls from Armenia. Various booths will provide tourist information about the countries as well.
The event will be held from October 28-30, 2016, at Izutsu Yashiki (769-2901 Higashikagawa, Hiketa 2163, Japan; Tel. +81 879-238557).
This year the exhibition is devoted to Germany and will harbour dolls from Bayern, hand-made Nutcrackers, smokers from the Harz Mountains made out wood, Christmas pyramids, doll houses, etc.
The Embassy of Germany to Japan, the German House in Naruto City, and Naruto City Tourism Association are patrons of the event.
The program will conclude with a performance of the 9th Symphony by Beethoven. Local restaurants will also offer their international dishes.
More information can be found at world-doll-festival.org.