July 2019 - Kinki (Kansai) area

Image Kemari on Tanabata day, at Shiramine Jingu, Kyoto ›› More
7th July, 2019 | Shiramine Jingu Shrine, Kyoto   ›› official website

Image Kaeru-tobi Ritual at Kimpusenji Temple, Mt. Yoshino, Nara ›› More
7th July, 2019 | Kimpusenji Temple on Mt. Yoshino, Nara Pref. ›› official website

Image Fu-Chin-Taisai (Wind Gods) at Tatsuta Shrine, Ikoma, Nara ›› More
7th July, 2019 | at Tatsuta Jinja Shrine, Ikoma, Nara   ›› official website

Image The Legend of Heisei Osaka Amanogawa 2019 ›› More
7th July, 2019 | Tenmabashi and Nakanoshima areas of Osaka ›› official website

Image Taikodai Matsuri (drum float), Kaizuka, Osaka  ›› More
13th & 14th July, 2019 | Kaizuka City, Osaka    ›› 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 Nachi Fire Festival, Kumano Nachi Shrine, Wakayama  ›› More
14th July, 2019 | at Kumano Nachi Grand Shrine, Wakayama Pref.   ›› official website

Image Gion Matsuri in Kyoto, familiarly known as 'Gion-san' ›› More
14th - 17th July, 2019 | Yasaka-jinja Shrine, Gion, Higashiyama, Kyoto   ›› official website

Image Taiko (drum) Matsuri at Yawata Koura Jinja Shrine, Kyoto ›› More
17th & 18th July, 2019 | at Koura Jinja Shrine, Yawata City, Kyoto   ›› official website

Image Tenjin Matsuri, Osaka, familiarly known as 'Tenjin-san' ›› More
24th & 25th July, 2019 | Tenmangu Shrine of Osaka   ›› official website

Image Daigakusai (float called Daigaku), Tamade, Osaka ›› More
24th & 25th July, 2019 | Tamade, Nishinari, Osaka   ›› official website

Image Tanabe Matsuri (summer festival), Wakayama ›› More
24th & 25th July, 2019 | Tanabe City, Wakayama   ›› official website

Image Hiwatari (fire walking), Kurotaki Village, Nara ›› More
27th July, 2019 | at Houkakuji Temple, Kurotaki Village, Nara   ›› official website

Image Kiyohime Matsuri, Kumano-kodo, Nakahechi, Wakayama ›› More
27th July, 2019 | Nakahechi Town, Wakayama   ›› official website

Image BIRDMAN RALLY 2019 at Lake Biwa, Shiga ›› More
27th & 28th July, 2019 | at Lake Biwa, Hikone, Shiga   ›› official website

Image Ine Matsuri (big fish festival), Ine Town, Kyoto ›› More
27th & 28th July, 2019 | Ine Town, Kyoto Pref.   ›› official website

Image Odorunya Kishu Yosakoi Dance Festival, Wakayama ›› More
27th & 28th July and 3rd & 4th August, 2019 | at Wakayama Catsle, Wakayama   ›› official website

Image Sumiyoshi Shrine Festival, Sumiyoshi, Osaka ›› More
30th July - 1st August, 2019 | Sumiyoshi, Osaka   ›› official website

Events continued from previous month

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 Aizen-san Matsuri at Aizendo Shomanin Temple, Osaka ›› More
30th June - 2nd July, 2019 | at Aizendo Shomanin Temple, Osaka   ›› official website

Art Exhibition

Image Abstraction: Aspects of Contemporary Art, at The National Museun of Art, Osaka ›› More
25th May - 4th August, 2019 | The National Museun of Art, Osaka ›› official website

Image NEW YORK Art Scene, Museumn of Modern Art, Wakayama ›› More
8th June - 1st September, 2019 | Museumn of Modern Art, Wakayama ›› official website