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    WOW U has teamed up with Japanese biggest ticket agency to give you access to a plethora of events all over the country. From big and famous events, to local events and even events you can enjoy for free, everything is covered! Our guides will support you with purchasing tickets and any concerns you may have so you get full enjoyment out of the event you pick!

    Jul

    05

    Izu Kogen Grand Illumination

    Shizuoka 2.0 hour(s)

    The Grand Illumination at Izu Granpal Park won 3rd place in the 2019 illumination awards. Shows take place every 10 minutes where the light illuminations dance in sync with soun...

    Jul

    06

    Moshioyaki Shinji Ceremony

    Miyagi

    The Moshioyaki Shinji Ceremony is an ancient Japanese ritual conducted to honor the Japanese deity Shiotsuchi no Ojinokami. Believed to be the one who taught the Japanese the te...

    Jul

    15

    Amanohashidate Machi Akari Light-up

    Kyoto 0.5 hour(s)

    Amanohashidate Machi Akari Light-up is an annual summer night light up event in Kyoto, held in the Monju area just south of the Amanohashidate sandbar. The area is already reno...

    Aug

    16

    Nishimonai Bon-Odori Festival

    Akita 3.0 hour(s)

    The Nishimonai Bon Odori festival is one of Japan's three largest "Bon Odori" (folk dance) festivals. Nishimonai Bon Odori is a gracefully elegant folk dance and the town of Ugo...

    Aug

    29

    Omagari Fireworks Festival

    Akita 2.5 hour(s)

    The Omagari Fireworks Festival in Akita prefecture is the pride and joy of Akita. Out of the million residents of Akita, an expected 750,000 are expected to show up to the Omaga...
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      A series of “stories” that once you read will make you want to live it too. There’s a story behind everything. Even things that look the same look completely different once you know it’s background. There is plenty of Japan that you’ll want to experience too, once you’ve learnt its background.

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