Events (30)

Sep

20

Miyanoshita Cosmos Park

Fukui 1.0 hour(s)

At Miyanoshita Cosmos Park, you can enjoy the beautiful sight of around 100 million cosmos spread across a field that is four times larger than the area of Tokyo Dome. The park ...

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...

Aug

22

Kenshin Festival

Niigata 3.0 hour(s)

The Kenshin Festival is a festival that commemorates the heroism and virtues of Uesugi Kenshin, the great general from the Sengoku era (1467-1590). This festival has been held e...

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

02

Nagaoka Fireworks Festival

Niigata

As much a community event as a fireworks display, the Nagaoka festival commemorates the times that Nagaoka has been destroyed and the people of the region have worked together t...

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 renow...

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...

May

16

Sendai Aoba Festival

Miyagi 4.0 hour(s)

Every year on the the third Saturday and Sunday of May in Sendai City, Miyagi Prefecture, a festival celebrating spring is held. The Sendai Suzume Odori, or sparrow dance, is pe...

May

15

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 ...

Apr

13

Nagushiyama Azalea Festival

Nagasaki 1.0 hour(s)

Nagasaki is home to the 234m tall Mt. Nagushiyama that rises above the seas giving a breathtaking view of the Saikai National Park and the northern Kujukushima Islands.From the ...

Mar

07

Naked Push Festival

Niigata 2.0 hour(s)

Every year in early March, Minami-uonuma is heated with the “Naked Push Festival.” In cold Niigata, men wearing nothing but traditional white undergarments gather. They all race...

Feb

25

Warabi Naked Festival

Chiba 2.0 hour(s)

The Warabi Naked Festival is one of Japan's intriguing hadaka matsuri (naked festivals). It is held in Yotsukaido City, Chiba Prefecture and involves lightly clad men fighting i...

Feb

22

DEATH NOTE THE MUSICAL

Shizuoka

Children under the age of 6 are not permitted to enter the venue.

Feb

20

Musical "Frankenstein"

Osaka

Nakagawa Akinori, Kakizawa Hayato, Kato Kazuki and Konishi Ryosei once again come together for this Gothic Romance Masterpiece! With it's bold interpretation of the story and el...

Feb

17

Timeless MUCHA: Mucha to Manga - The Magic of Line (Sapporo)

Hokkaido 2.0 hour(s)

This event is all about Alphonse Mucha (1860-1939), an influential artist who continues to influence the world to this day despite passing away 80 years ago! Famous for being t...

Feb

17

Special Exhibition The Mammoth (Fukuoka)

Fukuoka 2.0 hour(s)

Woolly mammoths, one of the greatest species to walk this earth and are believed to have gone extinct around 10,000 years ago. However, with global warming on the rise, there ha...

Feb

17

Laguna's Brightest Winter Ever (Shijo Saiko no Laguna)

Aichi 2.0 hour(s)

Laguna's Brightest Winter Ever (Shijo Saiko no Laguna) is a splendid illumination spot with plenty of bright light shows to be entertained by, as suggested by its name. There ar...

Feb

17

Sound Illumination in Tsumagoi

Shizuoka 2.0 hour(s)

The Tsumagoi Resort Saino Sato in Shizuoka prefecture holds a special “Sound illumination” event each year. The venue is made up of 11 different artworks with a total of 2 milli...

Feb

17

Hikari No Sumika (Toki No Sumika Winter Illumination)

Shizuoka 1.0 hour(s)

Hikari no sumika is held at the Gotenba Kogen Resort Toki no Sumika. It is located near the foot of Mt. Fuji, in Shizuoka Prefecture. The resort is famous for its winter illumin...

Feb

17

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...

Feb

17

RHYTHM OF TRIBE MANGEKYO

Tokyo 1.5 hour(s)

RHYTHM OF TRIBE MANGEKYO is a super energetic and exciting entertainment event that revolves around acrobatic Japanese Taiko drumming performances that mix tradition with innova...

Feb

17

Timeless MUCHA: Mucha to Manga - The Magic of Line (Nagoya)

Aichi 2.0 hour(s)

This event is all about Alphonse Mucha (1860-1939), an influential artist who continues to influence the world to this day despite passing away 80 years ago! Famous for being t...