Akihabara Uchimizukko 2014

Uchimizukko Big Gathering Festival 2014 (Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – Organizers and maid cafe waitresses sprinkle water at the Uchimizukko Big Gathering Festival 2014 on August 2, 2014. About 260 people (40 maid cafe waitresses, 20 Akihabara stores, 170 companies and 30 event staff) attended the festival. This year is the 10th anniversary of the event which was started to keep down dust and cool pavements at Akihabara area. (Photo by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO) Uchimizukko Big Gathering Festival 2014 (Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – Maid cafe waitresses sprinkle water at the Uchimizukko Big Gathering Festival 2014 on August 2, 2014. According to organizers the temperature of the pavement is reduced from 44 to 39C degrees by sprinkling water. Uchimizukko is a Japanese summer tradition. (Photo by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO)