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DL19JDAY - Japan Day - Dusseldorf - Germany

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    DL19JDAY - Japan Day - Dusseldorf - Germany

    Oliver, DK7TX will be active with special call DL19JDAY from Dusseldorf, Germany 15 April - 26 May 2019 for Japan Day in Dussedorf.
    He will operate on HF Bands.
    QSL via DK7TX, LOTW.
    Ads for direct QSL:
    Oliver Berg, Mörsenbroicher Weg 101, Düsseldorf, D 40470, Germany.
    Information from qrz:
    The Japan Day is a German-Japanese festival celebrated every year in May or June at Düsseldorf in Germany. The celebration can be seen as the successor of the Japan Week, that was first held in 1983 and again in 1993, as well as of the Japan Year 1999/2000. It is the largest festival of its kind in the world. North Rhine-Westphalia is the home of the biggest Japanese community in continental Europe.[According to German media in 2014 and 2016 the Japan Day attracted about 750,000 visitors, while the Japanese Consulate in Germany claims for the 2007 event a record figure of more than one million spectators. Every Japan Day features the sale of Japanese food and drinks, as well as an extensive stage and sports program. Previous events have had performances by Japanese musicians, including koto players andJ-Pop groups, as well as martial artists.The celebration closes with a great Japanese fireworks.

    DL19JDAY Japan Day, Dusseldorf, Germany

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