Akita Kanto Matsuri

Kantō literally means “a pole with lanterns” and is made from bamboo poles
June
4 Days
Akita Pref.

Gujo Odori

The Gujo Odori dance festival is one of the three most important traditional
July
1 Month
Gifu Pref.
Hakata Dontaku Festival Image 1

Hakata Dontaku Festival

Japan's largest Golden Week festival is held in Fukuoka  at the beginning of every May,
May
2 Days
Fukuoka Pref.

Kitamoto Neputa Matsuri

A festival held in Kitamoto City, Saitama-Pref. every year on the fourth of
november
1 Day
Saitama

Owara Kaze-no-bon Festival

This festival is held as Yasaka Shrine and takes place over the course
January
2 Days
Chiba Ken

Shodoshima Taiko Matsuri

As a festival to appreciate the harvest, the autumn Taiko festival was held
October
10 Days
shodoshima
Ushibuka Haiya Festival Image

Ushibuka Haiya Odori

The ships sailed from Ushibuka through the Inland Sea to Osaka via Nagasaki.
April
3 Days
Kumamoto Pref.

Yamagata Hanagasa Matsuri

The Yamagata Hanagasa Festival is highlighted by the booming cries of "Yassho, Makasho"
September
3 Days
Yamagata City

YOSAKOI Soran Hokkaido Festival

The YOSAKOI Soran Festival first came about when in 1992, the clappers used
June
5 Days
Hokkaido

Saitama Fire Festival

A fantastic festival at Saitama Prefecture which is in the "Saitama ancient tomb
May
1 Day
Saitama