Matsuri, Events and Festivals in Japan, this week

Image Ikaho Matsuri, Shibukawa, Gumma ›› More
18th - 20th September, 2018 | Shibukawa City, Gunma Pref. ›› official website

Image Okumakabuto Matsuri, Nakajima, Nanao City, Ishikawa ›› More
20th September, 2018 | Nanao City of Noto Peninsula, Ishikawa Pref. ›› official website

Image JATA Tourism Forum & Travel Showcase at Tokyo Big Sight ›› More
20th - 23rd September, 2018 | at Tokyo Big Sight, Ariake, Tokyo    ›› official website

Image Tokyo Game Show 2018 at Makuhari Messe, Chiba ›› More
20th - 23rd September, 2018 | at Makuhari Messe, Chiba    ›› official website

Image Dara-Dara Matsuri Festival, Shiba Daijingu Shrine, Tokyo ›› More
21st September, 2018 | Shiba Daijingu Shrine, Shiba, Minato, Tokyo ›› official website

Image Kanazawa Odori (traditional dance), Ishikawa ›› More
21st - 24th September, 2018 | Kanazawa City, Ishikawa Pref.   ›› official website

Image Dosojin Festival at Utsukushigahara Onsen, Nagano ›› More
22nd September, 2018 | at Utsukushigahara Onsen, Matsumoto City, Nagano ›› official web

Image Otokunchi Honou (parade with fire), Kita-Hiroshima Town ›› More
22nd September, 2018 | Kita-Hiroshima Town, Hiroshima Pref.  ›› official website

Image Oirase Shimoda Matsuri (float & costumed parade), Aomori ›› More
22nd & 23rd September, 2018 | Oirase Town, Aomori Pref.  ›› official web

Image Aizu Matsuri (Dance & Parade), Aizu-Wakamatsu, Fukushima ›› More
22nd & 23rd September, 2018 | Aizu-Wakamatsu City, Fukushima Pref.   ›› official website

Image Fukuro Matsuri, Ikebukuro Station West Exit area, Toshima-ku, Tokyo ›› More
22nd & 23rd September, 2018 | Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo ›› official web

Image Koi-koi Matsuri, Yamanaka Onsen, Kaga, Ishikawa ›› More
22nd & 23rd September, 2018 | Yamanaka Onsen, Kaga, Ishikawa Pref.   ›› official web

Image Seimei-jinja Reisai, Seimei-jinja Shrine and others, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto ›› More
22nd & 23rd September, 2018 | 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, 2018 | Ise-jingu Shrine - Naiku, Sansuden Hall, Ise, Mie Pref. ›› official website

Image Hagi Matsuri, Nashinoki-jinja Shrine, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto ›› More
22nd - 24th September, 2018 | Nashinoki-jinja Shrine, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto ›› official web

Image Yabo Tenman-gu Reitai-sai, Yabo Tenman-gu Shrine, JR Yaho Station and others, Kunitachi, Tokyo ›› More
22nd - 25th September, 2018 | Yabo Tenman-gu Shrine, Kunitachi, Tokyo ›› official web

Image Yamanongaku (ritual dance festival), Kama, Fukuoka ›› More
23rd September, 2018 | Kama City, Fukuoka Pref.  ›› official website

Image Hakamano Menburyu (Mask Dance), Takeo City, Saga ›› More
23rd September, 2018 | Takeo City, Saga Pref. ›› official website

Image Ohara Hadaka Matsuri, Ohara Hachiman-jinja Shrine, Kashima-jinja Shrine, Ohara, Chiba ›› More
23rd & 24th September, 2018 | Ohara Hachiman-jinja Shrine, Kashima-jinja Shrine, Ohara, Chiba  ›› official web

Image Ritual Event at Hachiman Jinja Shrine, Ikeda, Nagano ›› More
23rd & 24th September, 2018 | Ikeda Town, Nagano Pref.   ›› official web

Image Autum Moon Festival at Ishiyama Temple, Otsu, Shiga ›› More
23rd & 24th September, 2018 | Otsu City, Shiga Pref.   ›› official website

Image Huge Tag of War Competition, Itoman, Okinawa ›› More
23rd & 24th September, 2018 | Itoman City, Okinawa Pref.   ›› official website

Image Chushu Kangen-sai, Hie-jinja Shrine, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo ›› More
24th September, 2018 | Hie-jinja Shrine, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo   ›› official website

Image Uneme Matsuri, Uneme Jinja Shrine, Sarusawa, Nara ›› More
24th September, 2018 | Uneme Jinja Shrine, Sarusawa, Nara   ›› official website

Image Kushi Matsuri (Comb Festival), Higashiyama, Kyoto ›› More
24th September, 2018 | Higashiyama, Kyoto ›› official website

Image Kangetsusai (Moon Festival), Chikushino, Fukuoka ›› More
24th September, 2018 | Chikushino City, Fukuoka Pref.    ›› official web

Long-run Events in this week

Image Kamo River Summer Terrace beside Kamo River, Kyoto ›› More
1st May - 30th September, 2018 | Kamo River, Kyoto  ›› official website

Image Light-up Promenade in ancient city of Nara  ›› More
14th July - 23rd September, 2018 | in ancient city of Nara    ›› official website

Image Sapporo Autumn Fest 2018, Hokkaido ›› More
7th - 30th September, 2018 | Sapporo, Hokkaido   ›› official website

Image Grand Sumo Tournament, The Ryogoku Kokugikan, Sumo Arena, Tokyo  ›› More
9th - 23rd September, 2018 | The Ryogoku Kokugikan, Sumo Arena, Tokyo ›› 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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