Matsuri, Events and Festivals in Japan, this week

Image Ikaho Matsuri, Shibukawa, Gumma ›› More
18th - 20th September, 2019 | Shibukawa City, Gunma Pref. ›› official website

Image Oirase Momoishi Matsuri (Autumn Festival), Aomori Pref. ›› More
19th - 21st September, 2019 | in Oirase Town, Aomori Pref.   ›› official website

Image Okumakabuto Matsuri, Nakajima, Nanao City, Ishikawa ›› More
20th September, 2019 | Nanao City of Noto Peninsula, Ishikawa Pref. ›› official website

Image Kanazawa Odori (traditional dance), Ishikawa ›› More
20th - 23rd September, 2019 | Kanazawa City, Ishikawa Pref.   ›› official website

Image Nippon-no-Furusato Tono Matsuri, Tonogo Hachiman-gu Shrine and others, Tono, Iwate ›› More
21st & 22nd September, 2019 | Tonogo Hachiman-gu Shrine and others, Tono, Iwate Pref.  ›› official web

Image Nezu-jinja Reitai-sai, Nezu-jinja Shrine, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo ›› More
21st & 22nd September, 2019 | Nezu-jinja Shrine, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo  ›› official web

Image Akagi-jinja Reitai-sai, Akagi-jinja Shrine and others, Shijuku-ku, Tokyo ›› More
21st & 22nd September, 2019 | Akagi-jinja Shrine and others, Shijuku-ku, Tokyo ›› official web

Image Yabo Tenman-gu Reitai-sai, Yabo Tenman-gu Shrine, JR Yaho Station and others, Kunitachi, Tokyo ›› More
15th, 21st - 22nd, and 25th September, 2019 | Yabo Tenman-gu Shrine, Kunitachi, Tokyo ›› official web

Image Aizu Matsuri (Dance & Parade), Aizu-Wakamatsu, Fukushima ›› More
21st - 23rd September, 2019 | Aizu-Wakamatsu City, Fukushima Pref.   ›› official website

Image Hagi Matsuri, Nashinoki-jinja Shrine, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto ›› More
21st - 23rd September, 2019 | Nashinoki-jinja Shrine, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto ›› official web

Image Atami Kaijo Hanabi Taikai (Fireworks Display)  ›› More
22nd September, 2019 | Atami, Shizuoka    ›› official website

Image Eco Candle Fair, Ikeda Town, Fukui Pref. ›› More
22nd September, 2019 | Ikeda Town, Fukui Pref.   ›› official website

Image Koi-koi Matsuri, Yamanaka Onsen, Kaga, Ishikawa ›› More
22nd & 23rd September, 2019 | Yamanaka Onsen, Kaga, Ishikawa Pref.   ›› official web

Image Seimei-jinja Reisai, Seimei-jinja Shrine and others, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto ›› More
22nd & 23rd September, 2019 | Seimei-jinja Shrine and others, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto Pref. ›› official website

Image Jingu Aki-no-Kagura-sai, Ise-jingu Shrine - Naiku, Sansuden Hall, Ise, Mie ›› More
22nd - 24th September, 2019 | Ise-jingu Shrine - Naiku, Sansuden Hall, Ise, Mie Pref. ›› official website

Image Kushi Matsuri (Comb Festival), Higashiyama, Kyoto ›› More
23rd September, 2019 | Higashiyama, Kyoto ›› official website

Image Yamanongaku (ritual dance festival), Kama, Fukuoka ›› More
23rd September, 2019 | Kama City, Fukuoka Pref.  ›› official website

Image Hakamano Menburyu (Mask Dance), Takeo City, Saga ›› More
23rd September, 2019 | Takeo City, Saga Pref. ›› official website

Image Ohara Hadaka Matsuri, Ohara Hachiman-jinja Shrine, Kashima-jinja Shrine, Ohara, Chiba ›› More
23rd & 24th September, 2019 | Ohara Hachiman-jinja Shrine, Kashima-jinja Shrine, Ohara, Chiba  ›› official web

Image Ritual Event at Hachiman Jinja Shrine, Ikeda, Nagano ›› More
23rd & 24th September, 2019 | Ikeda Town, Nagano Pref.   ›› official web

Long-run Events in this week

Image Kamo River Summer Terrace beside Kamo River, Kyoto ›› More
1st May - 30th September, 2019 | Kamo River, Kyoto  ›› official website

Image ‘Timber’ rafting on Kitayama River, Kitayama village, Wakayama Pref. ›› More
1st May - 30th September, 2019 | Kitayama River, Kitayama village, Wakayama  ›› official website

Image Ukai (Cormorant Fishing) on Nagara River, Gifu ›› More
11th May - 15th October, 2019 | on the Nagara River, Gifu Pref.   ›› official website

Image Light-up Promenade in ancient city of Nara  ›› More
13th July - 22nd September, 2019 | in ancient city of Nara    ›› official website

Image Sapporo Autumn Fest 2019, Hokkaido ›› More
6th - 29th September, 2019 | Sapporo, Hokkaido   ›› official website

Image Grand Sumo Tournament, The Ryogoku Kokugikan, Sumo Arena, Tokyo  ›› More
8th - 22nd September, 2019 | The Ryogoku Kokugikan, Sumo Arena, Tokyo ›› official website

Image Dara-Dara Matsuri Festival, Shiba Daijingu Shrine, Tokyo ›› More
11th & 21st September, 2019 | Shiba Daijingu Shrine, Shiba, Minato, Tokyo ›› official website

Art Exhibition

Image Four seasons in a glass at FAN Museum(Fujiwara Kei Memorial house), Honami, Bizen City, Okayama ›› More
6th April - 27th October, 2019 | FAN Museum(Fujiwara Kei Memorial house), Honami, Bizen City, Okayama ›› official website

Image The House is Singing; at Kazenosawa Museum, Kurihara, Miyagi ›› More
14th April - 20th October, 2019 | Kazenosawa Museum, Kurihara, Miyagi ›› official website

Image AWAZU Kiyoshi: What Can Design Do, at 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Ishikawa ›› More
18th May - 23rd September, 2019 | 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Ishikawa ›› official website

September, Nagatsuki (長月, "The Long Month")

Holiday, Sekku & Seasonal Memorial in September
15th September  [keiro no hi] Respect for the elderly and longevity are celebrated on this national holiday.
23rd September  [Autum Equinox Day] Graves are visited during the week (ohigan) of the Equinox Day.

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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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