Me and the family i was staying with in Japan (Helpex .net program ) - decided to have a day out and the same time small market for crepes , crispy fried corn , blueberry drinks , home made Jams and flour . So we arrived in this little town not far from Yamagata , Its looked very similar to any other town i seen in Japan. There market was already set up .Older Japanese ladies trying to bargain for better prices and younger ladies not giving better prices .Made me smile .Many different stands already selling stuff . They do this market every 2 weeks .So its a family day out !
We got to our market area , there were freshly made light brown tables waiting for us , really freshly made tables , you could still smell wood and feel sandy texture on the table ,it was so soft and smooth ..
We started setting up , and half way i was useless , because had no idea where / what goes , then i decided to go explore . Things to find in this market and around it :
1 . Crafts area to make them yourself for free
2.Silk factory building museum and n Vip tour .
3. Actual market place
4. Competition - scarecrow .
5. Hippie clill -out
6. Live Japanese music
Activity number 1 : Crafts area was ...
Last day In Murayama . In morning was planned helping with picking Aubergine , but i slept in , so no Aubergine picking for me , then at 8:30 am there was an opening for the day at Murayam festival .
Started with dance .
Around 10 am i was back at home and decided to skip middle of the programs and go straight for the end . Around 14 dancing groups going around the few blocks and dancing ...