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Sunday, July 15, 2007
Episode 3
Chapter 5

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About The Festival

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Learn about the purpose of the Obon Festival and what it takes to put it on from festival chairman Jim McClure and past organizer Jimi Yamai: from the hundreds of volunteers to the tons of food and everything else that keeps thousands coming back year after year.

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