Events in Japan

December - 12 : Jyuni-gatsu

Events in Japan

Tokaichi Market at Hikawa Shrine (Daitosai Festival) | Dec. 10. 2018

A large, traditional market held at a historic shrine in Omiya

Okameichi Market at Kawaguchi-jinja Shrine | Dec. 15. 2018

A traditional market held every 15th of December in Kawaguchi, Saitama Prefecture. Hundreds of stalls will line the street between Kawaguchi station and the shrine.

Enjoy Yuzuyu bathing at Sento in Tokyo

In Japan, there is a traditional custom which is to take a Yuzuyu bath (hot citron bath) on the winter solstice, and most of Sento (Public Bathing Facilities) offer special Yuzuyu bathing at the regular fee on the day.

Free One-Day Legal Consultation for foreign residents in Ibaraki Prefecture | Dec. 9. 2018

Legal consultations may cover issues related to work, visa, marrage, taxes, insurance and other concerns.

Skate Exchange powered by JTB | Dec. 1 2018

An international skateboarding event will be held in Adachi-ku, Tokyo, featuring the international top female skateboarders coming to Japan.

Odaiba Rainbow Fireworks in December

Winter fireworks performed at Odaiba on Saturdays in December.

Year-end Market at Yagenborifudo Temple, Nihonbashi | Dec.26-28. 2018

A year-end market held at Nihonbashi, a historic wholesale district in Tokyo. Though this market is mainly to sell New Year's decorations, wholesalers also join the market and hold special sales of foods, clothes and more.

Flea Market in Setagaya (Boroichi Market) | Dec. 15 and 16. 2018

A traditional market with a history over 400 years, more than 700 stalls line in the streets. There is the Daikan-yashiki 代官屋敷, a former residence of the local governor (Samurai house) near the market place.

Hagoita Market at Asakusa | Dec. 17-19. 2018

A traditional market held at Senso-ji Temple in Asakusa, annually takes place from 17th to 19th of December.