Event Calendar

Saio Festival
  • Saio Festival
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:1st Sat & Sun in June
  • This festival reenacts the ancient procession of the Saio to Ise on dynasty picture scrolls. It feat...
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Saikusa Matsuri Festival (Yuri Matsuri Festival)
Awa Jurobe Matsuri
  • Awa Jurobe Matsuri
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:First Saturday and Sunday in June
  • At the Old Residence of Awa Jurobe, which serves as a permanent theater for Awa ningyo joruri, vario...
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Beethoven's Ninth Symphony Concert
Firefly Festival in Nambu-co
  • Firefly Festival in Nambu-co
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:Early to Mid June
  • Kaneda district in Nambu-cho is famous for lightning bugs.You can watch their fantasic dancing in co...
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Japanese Iris Festival on the Awara Kitagata Lakeside
Ise Ebi Fesitival
  • Ise Ebi Fesitival
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:June 4th
  • This festival is a thanksgiving of the gifts from the sea and hopes for a plentiful catch, primarily...
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Renge-e (Kawazutobi)
  • Renge-e (Kawazutobi)
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:July 7
  • A ritual to offer lotus flowers to Zao Gon Gen of the temple. A famous Kawazu-tobi event is a part ...
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Light-up Promenade Nara
  • Light-up Promenade Nara
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:Mid July to Late September
  • Historically important structures and the like such as World Heritage Sites, including Todaiji and K...
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Fire Festival of Nachi
  • Fire Festival of Nachi
  • Category:Annual Events
  • Holding period:July 14th
  • An annual festival of Kumano Nachi-Taisha shrine. A Shinto ritual to purge evil with a giant torch f...
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