Event Calendar

Hanayu Festival
  • Hanayu Festival
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:May 3rd - 4th
  • In this festival, participants tug at a massive rope in a kind of fortune-telling on the success of ...
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Uchiwamaki (paper fan scattering ceremony)
Chujo-Hime Raigo Eshiki
  • Chujo-Hime Raigo Eshiki
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:May14th
  • A festival of Tokushoji temple, which is associated with Princess Chujo. The Buddhist service for th...
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Chimaki Matsuri
  • Chimaki Matsuri
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:May 31st
  • An event to purge evil by offering mock rice dumplings in which soil of the shrine garden is wrapped...
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Kobe Festival (Kobe Matsuri)
  • Kobe Festival (Kobe Matsuri)
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:Before and after third Sunday in May
  • The whole city is in the bustling mood of the festival. In addition to festival events sponsored by ...
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Daisen Tea Festival
  • Daisen Tea Festival
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:Late May
  • The event is held on Sunday late May every year.You can experience tea picking and taste tea noodle(...
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Sabae Azalea Festival
  • Sabae Azalea Festival
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:May 3 to 5
  • Nishiyama Park has one of the best azalea gardens in the coastal areas along the Sea of Japan with i...
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Mikuni Matsuri
  • Mikuni Matsuri
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:May 19th to 21st
  • This festival of Mikuni Jinja shrine is one of the three biggest festivals in the Hokuriku area. On ...
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Echizen Pottery Festival
  • Echizen Pottery Festival
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:Late May
  • Many events are held in the large Echizen Togei Koen (ceramic art park). These include an earthenwar...
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Tado Festival (Ageumashinji)
  • Tado Festival (Ageumashinji)
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:May 4th and 5th
  • In this annual Shinto ritual at Tado Taisha shrine, six young men are selected by the gods from loca...
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