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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!

    Sep

    29

    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...

    Oct

    01

    Miare Festival

    Fukuoka 2.0 hour(s)

    200 boats leave the Oshima Port for the “Miare Festival,” a 700 year old tradition in Fukuoka prefecture, Kyushu. This ritual occurs annually and invites the goddess of Oshima ...

    Oct

    02

    Yokokan Garden Autumn Illuminations

    Fukui 1.0 hour(s)

    Yokokan Garden is a traditional Japanese-style teien garden, its style representative of the mid-Edo period. In autumn, the trees lining the pond in the garden are illuminated, ...

    Oct

    09

    Takefu Chrysanthemum Doll Festival

    Fukui 1.5 hour(s)

    Carried out in Fukui Prefecture from October through early November, the Takefu Chrysanthemum Doll Festival is a unique Japanese celebration that can’t be found anywhere else. T...

    Oct

    10

    【Online Festival in 2020】Saijo Sake Festival

    Hiroshima 2.0 hour(s)

    Saijo in Hiroshima is known to be one of Japan’s top sake brewing districts, and each year at the beginning of October the “Sake Festival” takes place. At the central park “Sak...

    Oct

    17

    Sanja Festival

    Tokyo 2.0 hour(s)

    With a hundred portable shrines being carried through the streets, Sanja Matsuri Festival is one of the largest of such parades moving across Tokyo. Either praying for the good ...
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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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