Event Calendar

Amanohashidate Fire Bridge
  • Amanohashidate Fire Bridge
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:Early August
  • With the start of fireworks, 200 torches illuminate Amanohashidate (2.6 km), one of the three most b...
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Ujigawa Fireworks Display
Fukuchiyama Dokkoise Fireworks
  • Fukuchiyama Dokkoise Fireworks
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:August 15th
  • A seasonal tradition in Fukuchiyama City that features one of the biggest fireworks displays in the ...
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Fukuchiyama Dokkoise Festival
  • Fukuchiyama Dokkoise Festival
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:August 14th - 16th and 24th - 25th
  • Groups of people, called "ren," from local companies and communities dance the traditional Fukuchiya...
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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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Twinkle Joyo
  • Twinkle Joyo
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:December 1st to 25th
  • A winter festival featuring a wealth of lights and tree illuminations around the recreation zone of ...
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Kyokusui-no-Utage
  • Kyokusui-no-Utage
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:April 29
  • A ritual to compose a 31-syllable Japanese poem (Waka) by a moment when a red sake cup on a tray set...
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Kameoka Spring Festival
  • Kameoka Spring Festival
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:May 3rd
  • A historic pageant featuring traditional warrior costumes like a scene from a picture scroll. Variou...
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Migochi Hikiyama Festival
  • Migochi Hikiyama Festival
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:May 3rd - 4th
  • A spring festival at Shidori Jinja, a shrine housing the god of textiles. The third day of the festi...
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Aoi Matsuri
  • Aoi Matsuri
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:May 15
  • Aoi matsuri or "Hollyhock Festival" is held on May 15. It is one of the three biggest imperial festi...
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