The combination of horses to run will be decided on May 1, 2024, ahead of the Kamokura Beuma, a prelude to the Aoi Festival, which will be held on May 5 at Kamigamo Shrine, a world heritage site in Kita Ward, Kyoto City. The ``Ashizoroeshiki'' was held. Despite occasional rain and chilly weather, the audience enjoyed watching the horses gallop around the fresh green fields.

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