July 2018 - Kinki (Kansai) area

Image Fu-Chin-Taisai (Wind Gods) at Tatsuta Shrine, Ikoma, Nara ›› More
1st July, 2018 | at Tatsuta Jinja Shrine, Ikoma, Nara   ›› official website

Image Kemari on Tanabata day, at Shiramine Jingu, Kyoto ›› More
7th July, 2018 | Shiramine Jingu Shrine, Kyoto   ›› official website

Image Kaeru-tobi Ritual at Kimpusenji Temple, Mt. Yoshino, Nara ›› More
7th July, 2018 | Kimpusenji Temple on Mt. Yoshino, Nara Pref. ›› official website

Image The Legend of Heisei Osaka Amanogawa 2018 ›› More
7th July, 2018 | Tenmabashi and Nakanoshima areas of Osaka ›› official website

Image Ousatsu Tenno Whale Festival, Toba, Mie  ›› More
14th July, 2018 | Toba City, Mie Pref.    ›› official website

Image Nachi Fire Festival, Kumano Nachi Shrine, Wakayama  ›› More
14th July, 2018 | at Kumano Nachi Grand Shrine, Wakayama Pref.   ›› official website

Image Taikodai Matsuri (drum float), Kaizuka, Osaka  ›› More
14th & 15th July, 2018 | Kaizuka City, Osaka    ›› official website

Image Taiko (drum) Matsuri at Yawata Koura Jinja Shrine, Kyoto ›› More
14th & 15th July, 2018 | at Koura Jinja Shrine, Yawata City, Kyoto   ›› official website

Image Gion Matsuri in Kyoto, familiarly known as 'Gion-san' ›› More
14th - 17th July, 2018 | Yasaka-jinja Shrine, Gion, Higashiyama, 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 Tenjin Matsuri, Osaka, familiarly known as 'Tenjin-san' ›› More
24th & 25th July, 2018 | Tenmangu Shrine of Osaka   ›› official website

Image Daigakusai (float called Daigaku), Tamade, Osaka ›› More
24th & 25th July, 2018 | Tamade, Nishinari, Osaka   ›› official website

Image Tanabe Matsuri (summer festival), Wakayama ›› More
24th & 25th July, 2018 | Tanabe City, Wakayama   ›› official website

Image Hiwatari (fire walking), Kurotaki Village, Nara ›› More
27th July, 2018 | at Houkakuji Temple, Kurotaki Village, Nara   ›› official website

Image Kiyohime Matsuri, Kumano-kodo, Nakahechi, Wakayama ›› More
28th July, 2018 | Nakahechi Town, Wakayama   ›› official website

Image Kanbe Ishidori Matsuri (float parade), Suzuka, Mie ›› More
28th & 29th July, 2018 | Suzuka City, Mie Pref.   ›› official website

Image BIRDMAN RALLY 2018 at Lake Biwa, Shiga ›› More
28th & 29th July, 2018 | at Lake Biwa, Hikone, Shiga   ›› official website

Image Ine Matsuri (big fish festival), Ine Town, Kyoto ›› More
28th & 29th July, 2018 | Ine Town, Kyoto Pref.   ›› official website

Image Sumiyoshi Shrine Festival, Sumiyoshi, Osaka ›› More
30th July - 1st August, 2018 | Sumiyoshi, Osaka   ›› official website

Image Odorunya Kishu Yosakoi Dance Festival, Wakayama ›› More
29th July and 4th & 5th August, 2018 | at Wakayama Catsle, Wakayama   ›› official website

Events continued from previous month

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

Image ‘Timber’ rafting on Kitayama River, Kitayama village, Wakayama Pref. ›› More
1st May - 30th September, 2018 | Kitayama River, Kitayama village, Wakayama  ›› official website

Image Aizen-san Matsuri at Aizendo Shomanin Temple, Osaka ›› More
30th June - 2nd July, 2018 | at Aizendo Shomanin Temple, Osaka   ›› official website

Art Exhibition

Image The 150th Anniversary of his Birth: Yokoyama Taikan, The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto ›› More
8th June - 22nd July, 2018 | The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto ›› official website