Good, clean fun at Ito tub race

Jul 4, 2013

Good, clean fun at Ito tub race

by Mio Yamada

The seaside town of Ito, Shizuoka Prefecture, is well known for its dark, sandy beaches, hot springs, giant koi carp and spectacular summer fireworks displays. But it also holds one of the strangest and silliest traditions in the region — the Tarai-nori Kyoso, otherwise ...