January 2019 - Kinki (Kansai) area

Image Nyoudousai (Fire Festival) at Oomiwa Shrine, Nara  ›› More
1st January, 2019 | at Oomiwa Shrine, Sakurai City, Nara Pref.    ›› official website

Image Karuta hajime shiki, Yasaka-jinja Shrine, Kyoto  ›› More
3rd January, 2019 | at Yasaka-jinja Shrine, Kyoto    ›› official website

Image Kemari Hajime (Japanese ancient ball-kicking), Kyoto ›› More
4th January, 2019 | at Shimogamo Jinja Shrine, Kyoto    ›› official website

Image First trading day of the year, at Tokyo & Osaka Stock Exchange ›› More
4th January, 2019 | at Tokyo & Osaka Stock Exchange    ›› official website

Image Kyogi Karuta, Oumi-jingu Shrine, Otsu, Shiga ›› More
5th January, 2019 | at Oumi-jingu Shrine, Otsu City, Shiga Pref.    ›› official website

Image Toka Ebisu at Imamiya Ebisu Shrine, Osaka  ›› More
9th - 11th January, 2019 | at Imamiya Ebisu Shrine, Osaka    ›› official website

Image Toka Ebisu at Nishinomiya Shrine, Hyogo Pref.  ›› More
9th - 11th January, 2019 | at Nishinomiya Shrine, Hyogo Pref.    ›› official website

Image Hoekago Parade to Imamiya Ebisu Shrine, Osaka ›› More
10th January, 2019 | Namba to Imamiya Ebisu Shrine, Osaka    ›› official website

Image Tou-shi-ya at Sanjusangen-do Temple, Higashiyama, Kyoto  ›› More
13th January, 2019 | Sanjusangen-do Temple, Higashiyama, Kyoto   ›› official website

Image Comic City (Comic selling event), in Osaka, Fukuoka and Tokyo
13th, 27th January at Intex Osaka, and 28th at Tokyo Big Sight   ›› official web

Image Doya Doya, festival at Shitenno-ji Temple, Osaka  ›› More
14th January, 2019 | at Shitenno-ji Temple in Osaka    ›› official website

Image Toh-shiya (Archery Contest), Kyoto  ›› More
17th January, 2019 | at Sanjusangen-do Temple, Kyoto    ›› official website

Image Tug and Pull at Okuri Shrine, Nantan, Kyoto
17th January, 2019 | Nantan City, Kyoto    ›› official website

Image Imafuku Hebitsuna (Snake Gragon Festival), Miyazu, Kyoto ›› More
19th January, 2019 | Miyazu City, Kyoto    ›› official website

Image Sake as Cancer Drug (Sasa-Zake Matsuri) at Daianji, Nara ›› More
23rd January, 2019 | at Daianji Temple, Nara City  ›› official website

Image Wakakusa Yamayaki, Nara  ›› More
26th January, 2019 | Nara    ›› official website

Image Tuna Tuna! (Maguro Festival), NachiKatsuura, Wakayama ›› More
26th January, 2019 | Nachi-Katsuura Town, Wakayama Pref.    ›› official website

Image One-Pot Cooking Battle (Nabe Gassen), Himeji, Hyogo ›› More
26th & 27th January, 2019 | Himeji, Hyogo Pref.  ›› official website

Image Misogi (Cold Water in midwinter), Mt. Koya-san, Wakayama ›› More
27th January, 2019 | at Mt. Koya-san, Wakayama    ›› official website

Events continued from previous month

Image Kobe Illuninaju at Kobe Fruit Flower Park, Hyogo
3rd November 2018 - 11th February, 2019 | at Kobe Fruit Flower Park, Hyogo    ›› official web

Image Osaka Hikari-Renaissance, illuminated walk along  ›› More
4th November, 2018 - 31st January 2019 | Nakanoshima & Midousuji Osaka  ›› web

Art Exhibition

Image New Wave: Japanese Contemporary Art of the 1980s at The National Museum of Art, Osaka ›› More
3rd November, 2018 - 20th January, 2019 | National Museum of Art, Osaka ›› official website

Image GIGA TOWN in TERA TOWN -a catalog of manga symbols by KONO FUMIYO, Kyoto International Manga Museum, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto ›› More
22nd November, 2018 - 2nd April, 2019 | Kyoto International Manga Museum, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto ›› official website