Events in Japan
Martch - 3 : San-gatsu
- Category: Events in Japan | March
A water parade held on Onogawa stream in the Sawara historic district. Small boats with musicians and people in traditional Japanese clothes move gently on the stream fringed with old Japanese houses. Sawara is rather close to Narita city where the Narita International Airport is located in.
A local event held to promote Japanese culture. Stage performances include Taiko Drumming, Yosakoi Dance, Japanese Folk music, and Samurai show.
A Kabuk or classical Japanese dance-drama known for its unique make-up, will be played by amateur actors in Chofu city, Tokyo. Founded in 2001, this Kabuki acting group annually performs at a large theater in Chofu.
The Japanese garden at Tokyo National Museum in Ueno, Tokyo opens to the visitors during the cherry blossom season between March 14th(Tue) to May 7th(Sun) from 10:00 to 16:30.
This plum festival is held near Mr.Takao, known as the most popular hiking spot in Tokyo. In this 4.5km-long area there are 10,000 plum trees along the river side, walking paths in plum forests and the private gardens.
The Jindaiji Daruma Doll Market is one of the three largest Daruma Dall Markets in Japan. The Daruma Dalls, a lucky charm to wish one’s dream come true, are sold at nearly 300 stalls standing around the Jindaiji temple where Daruma Mass is held. Over 300 years this annual market has been popular among people living in Tokyo.