Event Calendar

Suzuka Balloon Festival
  • Suzuka Balloon Festival
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:Late September
  • A number of exciting events including a hot air balloon competition where several balloons engage in...
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Kaizuka Danjiri Festival
  • Kaizuka Danjiri Festival
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:Early October
  • A total of 20 danjiri floats carrying teams valiantly race through the streets in Kaizuka City.
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Warai Matsuri
  • Warai Matsuri
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:Early October
  • This comical festival begins with an encounter with an oni (devil). Masters of laugh ring bells with...
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Tsu Festival
  • Tsu Festival
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:Early October
  • This is a festival that has been held for over 360 years since the second feudal lord, Todo Takatsug...
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Tarumi Kai Shrine Aki Matsuri, Togyosai
Osumi Hayato Mai Dance
  • Osumi Hayato Mai Dance
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:October 14th
  • Dancers in ancient costumes perform the traditional Hayato Mai dance to the rhythm of drums. The dan...
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Kobe Jazz Street
  • Kobe Jazz Street
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:Mid October
  • Jazz music was introduced to Japan from Kobe. This is the biggest jazz event in the autumn season. M...
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Iya Heike Matsuri
  • Iya Heike Matsuri
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:Second Saturday and Sunday in October
  • On the first day of the festival, a drum performance by the Iya Japanese Drums Preservation Associat...
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Grand Prix of Japan (FIA Formula One World Championship)
Ueno Tenjin Autumn Festival
  • Ueno Tenjin Autumn Festival
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:October 23 to 25
  • This 400-year old autumn festival held by Tenjingu shrine has been designated as an important intang...
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