Matsuri, Events and Festivals in Japan, this week

Image Japanese Lantern Festival, Himeji, Hyogo ›› More
21st & 22nd October, 2018 | Himeji City, Hyogo Pref.    ›› official web

Image Jidai Matsuri (Festival of the Ages), Heian Shrine, Kyoto ›› More
22nd October, 2018 | at Heian Shrine, Kyoto   ›› official web

Image Fire Festival of Kurama at Yuki Shrine, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto ›› More
22nd October, 2018 | at Yuki Shrine, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto   ›› official web

Image Ton-ten-Ton (parade of palanquins) in Imari City, Saga ›› More
22nd - 24th October, 2018 | in Imari City, Saga Pref.   ›› official web

Image Hakata Okunchi (Parade of Ancient Japan), Fukuoka ›› More
23rd & 24th October, 2018 | Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Pref.   ›› official web

Image Kameoka Festival, Kyoto ›› More
23rd - 25th October, 2018 | Kameoka City, Kyoto Pref.   ›› official web

Image Yabusame at Osaka Tenmangu ›› More
25th October, 2018 | at Osaka Tenmangu   ›› official web

Image Danjiri Battle (float attach), Maniwa, Okayama ›› More
25th & 26th October, 2018 | Maniwa City, Okayama Pref.   ›› official web

Image Tokyo International Film Festival at Roppongi Hills, Tokyo ›› More
25th October - 3rd November, 2018 | at Roppongi Hills, Tokyo    ›› official website

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

Image Autumn Festival, Motomiya, Fukushima ›› More
26th - 28th October, 2018 | Motomiya City, Fukushima Pref.   ›› official website

Image Light-up Event at Rice Field, Kamogawa, Chiba ›› More
26th - 28th October, 2018 | Kamogawa City, Chiba Pref.   ›› official web

Image Kyoto Big Antique Fair, at Pulse Plaza, Fushimi, Kyoto ›› More
26th - 28th October, 2018 | Pulse Plaza, Fushimi, Kyoto  ›› official website

Image Yoimiya-no-Shiogori, fire dance festival, Seiyo, Ehime ›› More
26th - 28th October, 2018 | Kamo Jinja Shrine, Seiyo City, Ehime   ›› official web

Image Antique & Secondhand Book Fair, Jinbou Town, Tokyo ›› More
26th October - 4th November, 2018 | at Kanda Jinbou Book Town, Tokyo    ›› official website

Image Kikusui Matsuri - Yabusame horses - at Futaarayama-jinja Shrine, Utsunomiya, Tochigi ›› More
27th & 28th October, 2018 | Futaarayama-jinja Shrine, Utsunomiya, Tochigi  ›› official web

Image Kazuizawa Resorts Marathon ›› More
October 27-28, 2018 | Karuizawa, Nagano    ›› official web

Image Bisai Matsuri (Orihime Parade), Ichinomiya, Aichi ›› More
27th & 28th October, 2018 | Ichinomiya City, Aichi Pref.    ›› official web

Image Shosoin Display for pubic at Nara National Museum ›› More
27th October - 12th November, 2018 | at Nara National Museum   ›› official web

Image Fire Crossing, Ontakesan, Ichinoseki, Iwate ›› More
28th October, 2018 | Ontakesan, Ichinoseki City, Iwate Pref.  ›› official website

Image O-EDO Kakki Parade, Kyobashi, Tokyo ›› More
October 28, 2018 | Kyobashi, Tokyo    ›› official web

Image Yokosuka Mikoshi Parade, Kanagawa ›› More
28th October, 2018 | Yokosuka City, Kanagawa Pref.   ›› official web

Image Action Event as Samurai Buttle of Kawanakajima Gassen, Fuefuki City, Yamanashi ›› More
28th October, 2018 | at Kawanakajima Gassen, Fuefuki City, Yamanashi    ›› official website

Image Praying & Walking on Fire, Misasa, Tottori  ›› More
28th October, 2018 | Mt. Santoku, Misasa Town, Tottori Pref.   ›› official website

Image Uwajima Bullfighting Convention, Ehime  ›› More
28th October, 2018 | Uwajima City, Ehime Pref.    ›› official website

Art Exhibition

Image Utagawa Hiroshige Exhitibion at Ōta Memorial Museum of Art, Tokyo ›› More
1st September - 28th October, 2018 | Ōta Memorial Museum of Art, Tokyo ›› official website

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

Image Fukahori Ryusuke - Kingyo Artist - Exhibiton, Kariya City Art Museum, Aichi ›› More
15th September - 4th November, 2018 | Kariya City Art Museum, Aichi ›› official website

Image TOWER of the SUN, TARO OKAMOTo, at ABENO HARUKAS Art Museum, Osaka ›› More
15th September - 4th November, 2018 | ABENO HARUKAS Art Museum, Osaka ›› official website

Image Daigoji Temple: A Shingon Esoteric Buddhist Universe in Kyoto, at The SUNTORY MUSEUM, Roppongi, Minatoku, Tokyo ›› More
19th September - 11th November, 2018 | SUNTORY MUSEUM, Roppongi, Minatoku, Tokyo ›› official website

October, Kannazuki (神無月, "Month of the Gods")

Holiday, Sekku & Seasonal Memorial in October
Second Monday of October [Health and Sports Day (taiiku no hi)] Respect for the elderly and longevity are celebrated on this national holiday.

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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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