Matsuri, Events and Festivals in Japan, this week

Image Ebessan, at Ebisu Jinja Shrine, Hiroshima ›› More
18th - 20th November, 2018 | Ebisu Jinja Shrine, Hiroshima    ›› official web

Image Tsuyama Matsuri, Osumi-jinja Shrine, Takano-jinja Shrine, Tsuyama, Okayama ›› More
18th - 25th November, 2018 |Osumi-jinja Shrine, Takano-jinja Shrine, Tsuyama, Okayama ›› official web

Image Ningyo Kuyou at Mondoyakujin, Nishinomiya, Hyogo ›› More
19th November, 2018 | Nishinomiya City, Hyogo Pref.   ›› official web

Image Japan Home + Building Show, Tokyo Big Sight ›› More
20th - 22nd November, 2018 | at Tokyo Big Sight    ›› official web

Image Arita Ceramic Fair, Arita, Saga ›› More
21st - 24th November, 2018 | Arita, Saga    ›› official web

Image Yatsushiro Myoken-sai (autumn festival), Kumamoto ›› More
22nd - 23rd November, 2018 | Yatsushiro City, Kumamoto Pref.   ›› official web

Image Sapporo White Illumination, Hokkaido ›› More
22nd November - 25th December, 2018 | Sapporo, Hokkaido    ›› official web

Image German Christmas Market in Sapporo, Hokkaido ›› More
22nd November - 25th December, 2018 | Sapporo, Hokkaido    ›› official web

Image Nagano EBISKO - Fireworks Festival, Nagano ›› More
23rd November, 2018 | Nagano    ›› official web

Image Hinkoko Matsuri (puppet play), Mino, Gifu ›› More
23rd November, 2018 | at Oyatajinja Shrine, Mino City, Gifu Pref.  ›› official web

Image Yamaguchi Tenjin Festival, Yamaguchi ›› More
23rd November, 2018 | Yamaguchi Prefecture    ›› official web

Image Bonten Matsuri at Haguroyama Jinja, Utsunomiya, Tochigi ›› More
23rd & 24th November, 2018 | Utsunomiya City, Tochigi Pref.   ›› official web

Image Suzuka Balloon Festival, Mie ›› More
23rd - 25th November, 2018 | Suzuka City, Mie Pref.   ›› official website

Image Ritsurin Garden (Fall Illumination), Kagawa ›› More
23rd November - 2nd December, 2018 | at Kase Riversite, Saga    ›› official web

Image Karuizawa Winter Festival 2018  ›› More
23rd November 2018 - 23rd February 2019 | Karuizawa, Nagano    ›› official website

Image Kakuban Matsuri at Negoro Temple, Iwade, Wakayama ›› More
24th November, 2018 | Iwade City, Wakayama Pref.   ›› official web

Image Hadakabou Matsuri (naked festival), Hofu, Yamaguchi ›› More
24th November, 2018 | Hofu City, Yamaguchi Prefecture    ›› official web

Image Shoes Festival at Tamahime Inari Shrine, Taito, Tokyo ›› More
24th & 25th November, 2018 | at Tamahime Inari Shrine, Taito, Tokyo   ›› official web

Image Okinawa International Carnival/Gate 2 Festival 2018 ›› More
24th & 25th November, 2018 | Okinawa    ›› official web

Image Asakusa Tori-no-ichi Fair, Asakusa, Tokyo ›› More
25th November, 2018 | Asakusa, Tokyo    ›› official web

Image Tori-no-Ichi, Kotohira-Otori Shrine, Yokohama ›› More
25th November, 2018 | Yokohama    ›› official web

Image Kusajishi-shiki, at Sengan-en Garden, Kagoshima  ›› More
25th November, 2018 | Sengan-en Garden, Kagoshima  ›› web

Long-run Events in this week

Image The Kingdom of Light illumination, Nagasaki ›› More
20th October 2018 - 21st April, 2019 | Huis Ten Bosch, Nagasaki    ›› official web

Image Chrysanthemum Dolls and Flower Show, Gifu ›› More
25th October - 20th November, 2018 | Gifu    ›› official web

Image Kichirei kaomise Kougyo (kabuki All Stars), at Minami-za Theater, Kyoto ›› More
1st - 25th November, 1st - 26th December, 2018 | at Minami-za Theater, Kyoto    ›› official web

Image Snow Story Event, Otaru City, Hokkaido ›› Information
1st November, 2018 - 17th February, 2019 | Otaru City, Hokkaido    ›› official website

Image The beautiful colored leaves, Takeo, Saga ›› More
2nd November - 9th December, 2018 | Mt.Mifune, Takeo City, Saga Pref.   ›› official web

Image Takaosan Momiji Matsuri, Mt. Takao, Kiyotaki cable car Sta., Hachioji, Tokyo ›› More
1st - 30th November, 2018 | Mt. Takao, Hachioji, Tokyo  ›› official web

Image Kobe Illuninaju at Kobe Fruit Flower Park, Hyogo
3rd November 2018 - 11th February, 2019 | at Kobe Fruit Flower Park, Hyogo    ›› official web

Image The Temple of Maple Leaves, Kyoto ›› More
3rd November - 2nd December, 2018 | Eikando Zenrin-ji, Kyoto    ›› official web

Image Osaka Hikari-Renaissance, illuminated walk along  ›› More
4th November, 2018 - 31st January 2019 | Nakanoshima & Midousuji Osaka  ›› web

Image Art Frame of Autumn leaves at Ankokuji, Hyogo ›› More
7th - 21st November, 2018 | Ankoku-ji, Hyogo    ›› official web

Image Rakan Village Scarecrow Contest, Rakan no Sato in Aioi City, Hyogo ›› More
10th - 18th November, 2018 | Rakan no Sato in Aioi City, Hyogo Pref.   ›› official web

Image Grand Sumo Tournament, Fukuoka  ›› More
11th - 25th November, 2018 | at International Center, Fukuoka     ›› official website

Image Ishiyama-dera on Light-up with autumnal leaves ›› More
16th November - 2nd December, 2018 | Otsu-City, Shiga    ›› official web

Image German Christmas Market, Osaka ›› More
16th November - 25th December, 2018 | Umeda, Osaka    ›› official web

Image Kiyomizu-dera (temple), Kyoto in Autumn Light Up ›› More
17th November - 2nd December, 2018 | Myouhouin, Kyoto    ›› official web

Image Autumn Exclusive Tour of Taizo-in Zen Buddhist Temple, Myoushinji, Hanazono, Kyoto ›› More
17th November - 2nd December, 2018 | Taizo-in Zen Buddhist Temple, Myoushinji, Hanazono, Kyoto  ›› official web

Image Fall Evening Illumination at Rikugien Gardens, Tokyo ›› More
17th November - 9th December, 2018 | at Rikugien Gardens, Tokyo    ›› official web

Art Exhibition

Image Rokko Meets Art 2018, Mt.Rokko, Kobe, Hyogo ›› More
8th September - 25th November, 2018 | Mt.Rokko, Kobe, Hyogo ›› official website

November, Shimotsuki (霜月, "Month of Frost")

Holiday, Sekku & Seasonal Memorial in November
3rd of November  [Bunka no hi] festival for 3-year-old boys and girls, 5-year-old boys and 7-year . . . . . . .  ›› read more
15th of November  [7-5-3] festival for 3-year-old boys and girls, 5-year-old boys and 7-year . . . . . . .  ›› read more
23rd of Nobember  [Kinrou Kansha no hi] November 23rd is Labor Thanksgiving Day, which was established as . . .  ›› read more

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December, Shiwasu (師走, "We All RUN")

Holiday, Sekku & Seasonal Memorial in December
22nd of December  [Touji] Winter Solstice or Midwinter occurs around December 22nd each year . . .  ›› read more
23rd of December  [Emperor's Birthday] The Emperor, with the Empress, receives the congratulations . . .  ›› read more

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