September 2017 - Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture

Image Owara Kaze-no-Bon (dance parade festival), Toyama ›› More
1st - 3rd September, 2017 | Toyama City, Toyama Pref.   ›› official website

Image Nagoya Antique Fair at Fukiage Hall, Nagoya City, Aichi ›› More
1st - 3rd September, 2017 | at Fukiage Hall, Nagoya City, Aichi Pref.   ›› official website

Image Gujo Odori - Folk Dance Meet - at Hachiman-cho, Gujo, Gifu ›› More
Sept. 2, 2017 | Hachiman-cho, Gujo, Gifu ›› official website

Image Kitazawa Hachiman Shrine Reitaisai, Shimokitazawa, Tokyo ›› More
2nd & 3rd September, 2017 | Shimokitazawa, Tokyo   ›› official website

Image Hassaku Matsuri, Yamato Town, Kumamoto Pref. ›› More
2nd & 3rd September, 2017 | Yamato Town, Kumamoto Pref. ›› official website

Image Tsuruga Matsuri (Mikoshi Parade), Fukui ›› More
2nd - 4th September, 2017 | Tsuruga City, Fukui Pref. ›› official website

Image O-Edo Soran Matsuri (dance festival), Kiba Park, Tokyo ›› More
3rd September, 2017 | at Kiba Park, Tokyo    ›› official website

Image Taito Takigino at Asakusa Civic Hall, Taito, Tokyo  ›› More
5th September, 2017 | at Asakusa Civic Hall, Taito, Tokyo   ›› official website

Image Boze God Mask Festival, Akuseki Island, Kagoshima ›› More
6th September, 2017 | Akuseki Island, Tokara Village, Kagoshima   ›› official website

Image Tokyo International Gift Show, Tokyo Big Sight, Tokyo ›› More
6th - 8th September, 2017 | at Tokyo Big Sight, Ariake, Tokyo    ›› official website

Image Hanamaki Matsuri, Hanamaki City, Iwate Pref. ›› More
8th - 10th September, 2017 | Hanamaki, Iwate    ›› official website

Image Katakai Matsuri, Asahara-jinja Shu-ki Reitaisai, Ojiya, Niigata ›› More
8th - 10th September, 2017 | Asahara-jinja Shu-ki Reitaisai, Ojiya, Niigata  ›› official website

Image Sapporo Autumn Fest 2017, Hokkaido ›› More
8th - 30th September, 2017 | Sapporo, Hokkaido   ›› official website

Image Hono no Saiten (Fire Work Festival), Toyohashi, Aichi ›› More
9th September, 2017 | Toyohashi, Aichi ›› official website

Image Kichijoji Aki Matsuri, Musashino Hachiman-gu Shrine and others, Musashino, Tokyo ›› More
9th & 10th September, 2017 | Musashino Hachiman-gu Shrine and others, Musashino, Tokyo ›› official website

Image Setomono Matsuri (Sale of Japanese ceramic), Seto, Aichi ›› More
9th & 10th September, 2017 | Seto City, Aichi Pref. ›› official website

Image Jike Kiriko Matsuri (tower float), Suzu, Ishikawa ›› More
9th & 10th September, 2017 | Suzu City, Ishikawa Pref.   ›› official website

Image Jumangoku Matsuri (large plate float), Kaga, Ishikawa ›› More
9th & 10th September, 2017 | Kaga City, Ishikawa Pref.   ›› official website

Image Hyoge Matsuri, Takamatsu City, Kagawa Pref. ›› More
10th September, 2017 | Takamatsu City, Kagawa Pref. ›› official website

Image Odate Kyojinsha Reisai (shrine festival), Akita ›› More
10th & 11th September, 2017 | Odate City, Akita Pref.   ›› official website

Image Kazusa Junisha Matsuri (Hadaka Matsuri), Tamasaki-jinja Shrine, Tsurigasaki Kaigan Beach and others, Ichinomiya-machi, Chiba ›› More
10th & 13th September, 2017 | Tamasaki-jinja Shrine, Ichinomiya, Chiba ›› official website

Image Grand Sumo Tournament, The Ryogoku Kokugikan, Sumo Arena, Tokyo  ›› More
10th - 24th September, 2017 | The Ryogoku Kokugikan, Sumo Arena, Tokyo ›› official website

Image Dara-Dara Matsuri Festival, Shiba Daijingu Shrine, Tokyo ›› More
11th & 21st September, 2017 | Shiba Daijingu Shrine, Shiba, Minato, Tokyo ›› official website

Image Hojoya (or Hojoe) Festival at Hakozaki-gu Shrine, Fukuoka ›› More
12th - 18th September, 2017 | at Hakozaki-gu Shrine, Fukuoka Pref.   ›› official website

Image Fujisaki Hachiman-gu Shu-ki Reitaisai, Fujisaki Hachiman-gu Shrine and others, Kumamoto ›› More
13th - 18th September, 2017 | Fujisaki Hachiman-gu Shrine and others, Kumamoto Pref.  ›› official website

Image Morioka Hachiman-gu Reisai & Morioka Aki Matsuri Dashi, Morioka, Iwate Pref. ›› More
14th - 16th September, 2017 | Morioka, Iwate Pref.  ›› official website

Image Tsurugaoka Hachiman-gu Reitai-sai, Kamakura, Kanagawa ›› More
14th - 16th September, 2017 | Tsurugaoka Hachiman-gu Reitai-sai, Kamakura, Kanagawa  ›› official website

Image Kutani Zanzaka Odori (Dancing parade), Mikata, Hyogo  ›› More
15th September, 2017 | Mikata, Hyogo ›› official website

Image Oirase Momoishi Matsuri (Autumn Festival), Aomori Pref. ›› More
15th - 17th September, 2017 | in Oirase Town, Aomori Pref.   ›› official website

Image Mikoshi & Dashi Parade at Hikawa Jinja, Akasaka, Tokyo ›› More
15th - 17th September, 2017 | at Hikawa Jinja Shrine, Akasaka, Tokyo  ›› official web

Image Heiwajima Antique Show at Tokyo Ryutsu Center ›› More
15th - 17th September, 2017 | at Tokyo Ryutsu Center, Heiwajima, Tokyo   ›› official website

Image Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri (huge festival floats), Osaka ›› More
3rd & 15th - 17th September, 2017 | in Kishiwada City, Osaka   ›› official website

Image Eisa Festival (island wide festival) in Okinawa ›› More
15th - 17th September, 2017 | island wide in Okinawa Pref.   ›› official website

Image Ishioka Festival at Hitachinoguu Soutaisha Shrine, Ibaraki ›› More
15th - 18th September, 2017 | Hitachinoguu Soutaisha Shrine, Ishioka, Ibaraki ›› official web

Image Kanazawa Odori (traditional dance), Ishikawa ›› More
15th - 18th September, 2017 | Kanazawa City, Ishikawa Pref.   ›› official website

Image Yabusame, Tsurugaoka Hachimangu, Kamakura, Kanagawa ›› More
16th September, 2017 | Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine, Kamakura, Kanagawa ›› official web

Image Dai Don Den (street performance), Sapporo, Hokkaido ›› More
16th & 17th September, 2017 | Sapporo, Hokkaido   ›› official website

Image Nippon-no-Furusato Tono Matsuri, Tonogo Hachiman-gu Shrine and others, Tono, Iwate ›› More
16th & 17th September, 2017 | Tonogo Hachiman-gu Shrine and others, Tono, Iwate Pref.  ›› official web

Image Yawatanmachi (traditional festival), Tateyama, Chiba ›› More
16th & 17th September, 2017 | Tateyama City, Chiba Pref.  ›› official web

Image Nezu-jinja Reitai-sai, Nezu-jinja Shrine, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo ›› More
16th & 17th September, 2017 | Nezu-jinja Shrine, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo  ›› official web

Image Akagi-jinja Reitai-sai, Akagi-jinja Shrine and others, Shijuku-ku, Tokyo ›› More
16th & 17th September, 2017 | Akagi-jinja Shrine and others, Shijuku-ku, Tokyo ›› official web

Image Misakubo Matsuri, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka ›› More
16th & 17th September, 2017 | Hamamatsu City, Shizuoka Pref. ›› official website

Image Johana Mugiya Matsuri, Zentoku-ji Temple, Johana, Nanto, Toyama ›› More
16th & 17th September, 2017 | Zentoku-ji Temple, Johana, Nanto, Toyama  ›› official web

Image Yanagida Taisai, Noto Town, Ishikawa Pref. ›› More
16th & 17th September, 2017 | Noto Town, Ishikawa Pref. ›› official web

Image Hoze Matsuri, Hachiman-jinja Shrine and others, Obama, Fukui ›› More
16th & 17th September, 2017 | Hachiman-jinja Shrine and others, Obama, Fukui  ›› official web

Image Tsukiji Danjiri Matsuri, Amagasaki, Hyogo ›› More
16th & 17th September, 2017 | Amagasaki City, Hyogo Pref.   ›› official website

Image Yachi Donga Matsuri, Yachi Hachiman-gu Shrine, Kahoku-cho, Yamagata ›› More
16th - 18th September, 2017 | Yachi Hachiman-gu Shrine, Kahoku-cho, Yamagata ›› official web

Image Shimada Mage Matsuri (topknot hairstyle), Shizuoka ›› More
17th September, 2017 | Shimada City, Shizuoka Pref.   ›› official website

Image Mizukake Matsuri (water battle festival), Awaji, Hyogo ›› More
17th September, 2017 | Awaji, Hyogo Pref. ›› official website

Image Menkake Gyoretsu, Goryo-jinja Shrine and others, Kamakura, Kanagawa ›› More
18th September, 2017 | Goryo-jinja Shrine and others, Kamakura, Kanagawa ›› official web

Image Atami Kaijo Hanabi Taikai (Fireworks Display)  ›› More
18th September, 2017 | Atami, Shizuoka    ›› official website

Image Waraji Matsuri, Nakiri-jinja Shrine, Daio-cho, Shima, Mie ›› More
18th September, 2017 | Nakiri-jinja Shrine, Daio-cho, Shima, Mie ›› official website

Image Ikaho Matsuri, Shibukawa, Gumma ›› More
18th - 20th September, 2017 | Shibukawa City, Gunma Pref. ›› official website

Image Okumakabuto Matsuri, Nakajima, Nanao City, Ishikawa ›› More
20th September, 2017 | Nanao City of Noto Peninsula, Ishikawa Pref. ›› official website

Image JATA Tourism Forum & Travel Showcase at Tokyo Big Sight ›› More
21st - 24th September, 2017 | at Tokyo Big Sight, Ariake, Tokyo    ›› official website

Image Tokyo Game Show 2017 at Makuhari Messe, Chiba ›› More
21st - 24th September, 2017 | at Makuhari Messe, Chiba    ›› official website

Image Aizu Matsuri (Dance & Parade), Aizu-Wakamatsu, Fukushima ›› More
22nd & 23rd September, 2017 | Aizu-Wakamatsu City, Fukushima Pref.   ›› official website

Image Koi-koi Matsuri, Yamanaka Onsen, Kaga, Ishikawa ›› More
22nd & 23rd September, 2017 | Yamanaka Onsen, Kaga, Ishikawa Pref.   ›› official web

Image Seimei-jinja Reisai, Seimei-jinja Shrine and others, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto ›› More
22nd & 23rd September, 2017 | 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, 2017 | Ise-jingu Shrine - Naiku, Sansuden Hall, Ise, Mie Pref. ›› official website

Image Yabo Tenman-gu Reitai-sai, Yabo Tenman-gu Shrine, JR Yaho Station and others, Kunitachi, Tokyo ›› More
22nd - 25th September, 2017 | Yabo Tenman-gu Shrine, Kunitachi, Tokyo ›› official web

Image Dosojin Festival at Utsukushigahara Onsen, Nagano ›› More
23rd September, 2017 | at Utsukushigahara Onsen, Matsumoto City, Nagano ›› official web

Image Eco Candle Fair, Ikeda Town, Fukui Pref. ›› More
23rd September, 2017 | Ikeda Town, Fukui Pref.   ›› official website

Image Otokunchi Honou (parade with fire), Kita-Hiroshima Town ›› More
23rd September, 2017 | Kita-Hiroshima Town, Hiroshima Pref.  ›› official website

Image Yamanongaku (ritual dance festival), Kama, Fukuoka ›› More
23rd September, 2017 | Kama City, Fukuoka Pref.  ›› official website

Image Hakamano Menburyu (Mask Dance), Takeo City, Saga ›› More
23rd September, 2017 | Takeo City, Saga Pref. ›› official website

Image Oirase Shimoda Matsuri (float & costumed parade), Aomori ›› More
23rd & 24th September, 2017 | Oirase Town, Aomori Pref.  ›› official web

Image Ohara Hadaka Matsuri, Ohara Hachiman-jinja Shrine, Kashima-jinja Shrine, Ohara, Chiba ›› More
23rd & 24th September, 2017 | Ohara Hachiman-jinja Shrine, Kashima-jinja Shrine, Ohara, Chiba  ›› official web

Image Fukuro Matsuri, Ikebukuro Station West Exit area, Toshima-ku, Tokyo ›› More
23rd & 24th September, 2017 | Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo ›› official web

Image Ritual Event at Hachiman Jinja Shrine, Ikeda, Nagano ›› More
23rd & 24th September, 2017 | Ikeda Town, Nagano Pref.   ›› official web

Image Hagi Matsuri, Nashinoki-jinja Shrine, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto ›› More
23rd & 24th September, 2017 | Nashinoki-jinja Shrine, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto ›› official web

Image King of Hill Climb, Mt. Fuji, Fujinomiya, Shizuoka ›› More
24th September, 2017 | Mt. Fuji, Fujinomiya City, Shizuoka Pref.  ›› official web

Image Ara Odori at Sangasho Jinja Shrine, Miyazaki ›› More
24th September, 2017 | Sangasho Jinja Shrine, Gogase Town, Miyazaki ›› official web

Image Kushi Matsuri (Comb Festival), Higashiyama, Kyoto ›› More
25th September, 2017 | Higashiyama, Kyoto ›› official website

Image Goto Island Festival, Fukue, Nagasaki ›› More
29th September - 1st October, 2017 | Goto Island, Fukue, Nagasaki Pref.   ›› official web

Image Japan Plamodel & Hobby Show, Makuhari Messe, Chiba ›› More
30th September - 1st October, 2017 | at Makuhari Messe Fairgrounds, Chiba    ›› official website

Image Yassa Matsuri, Wakamiya Hachiman-gu Shrine, Minakami-machi, Gunma ›› More
30th September, 2017 | Wakamiya Hachiman-gu Shrine, Minakami-machi, Gunma ›› official web

Events continued from previous month

Image Light-up Promenade in ancient city of Nara  ›› More
15th July - 24th September, 2017 | in ancient city of Nara    ›› official website

Image Seiji Ozawa Matsumoto Festival (classical & opera), Matsumoto, Nagano ›› More
13th August - 10th September, 2017 | Matsumoto City, Nagano Pref.   ›› official website

Art Exhibition

Image Tadanori Yokoo Towada Roman Exhibition: Pop It All at Towada Art Center, Aomori ›› More
17th June - 24th September, 2017 | Towada Art Center, Aomori  ›› official website

Image Lascaux: The Cave Paintings of the Ice Age, Kyushu National Museum, Dazaifu, Fukuoka ›› More
11th July - 3rd September, 2017 | Kyushu National Museum, Dazaifu, Fukuoka  ›› official website

Image Yokohama Triennale 2017 ›› More
4th August - 5th November, 2017 | Yokohama Museum of Art, Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse No.1, Yokohama Port Opening Memorial Hall (Basement) and others  ›› official website

Image Sapporo International Art Festival, Hokkaido ›› More
6th August - 1st October, 2017 | Moerenuma Park & Other Aresa, Hokkaido  ›› official website

Image Asia Corridor Trivia, at Nijo Castle, Kyoto Art Center ›› More
19th August - 15th October, 2017 | Nijo Castle, Kyoto Art Center  ›› official website