Japanese celebrate the summer Awa Odori street dance in Ryogoku Honcho, Tokushima City. Part of the Obon festival of the dead, Awa Odori is the largest dance event of its kind in Japan, attracting over 1 million tourists to the island of Shikoku. Similar dance-parades are held in Tokyo and other cities.
September 29, 2013 2:00 PM PDT
Photo by: courtesy Jon Rafman and Zach Feuer Gallery