Akita Inukko Festival

Inukko festival is a folk festival started about 400 years ago in Yuzawa
February
2 Days
Akita Pref.

Akita Kanto Matsuri

Kantō literally means “a pole with lanterns” and is made from bamboo poles
June
4 Days
Akita Pref.
Beppu Hattou Onsen Festival Image 1

Beppu Hattou Onsen

Beppu Onsen boasts the largest amount of hot spring water in the world,
April
6 Days

Chakkirako Children Festival

Chakkirako (Japanese: チャッキラコ) is a dance performed at a festival in Miura, Japan
January
1 Day
Kanagawa

Chichibu Yomatsuri

Chichibu night festival registered as a UNESCO Cultural Heritage. The Chichibu night festival
2 Days
Saitama
warajimatsuri

Fukushima Waraji Festival

The Waraji Matsuri is an annual festival that fills the main street of
August
2 Days
Fukushima

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.

Hinamatsuri Doll Spring Festival Saga

The “hina-matsuri” (doll festival) is famous for the quality and elegance of its
February, March
1 Month
Fukuoka Pref.

Hirosaki Neputa Matsuri

The Ōdaikos ( huge traditional drums) is one of the highlights of Hirosaki
September
6 Days
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Hirosaki Sakura Festival

The Hirosaki Sakura Festival, which takes place in Hirosaki Castle Park, is one
April
10 Days
Aomori Pref.

Kagoshima Gion Traditional Festival

Gion Matsuri is a traditional festival of Yasaka Jinja shrines all over Japan
July
2 Days
Kagoshima