Events in Japan

May - 5 : Go-gatsu

Events in Japan

A large Bonsai Festival held at Omiya Bonsai village in Omiya. During the estical, masterpieces of Bonsai works are exhibited, and Bonsai plants and pots are also sold there.

Has a history of over 700 years, Sanja Matsuri is one of the three great Edo(Tokyo) Matsuri festivals. During the 3-day festival, all the streets around Sensoji temple will be jam packed with viewers and parade performers and that is the headlight of this festival.

The Jindai Botanical Gardens (神代植物公園) is one of Tokyo Metropolitan Parks located in Chofu city. The gardens have 5200 roses in 409 different varieties, blooming in spring and autumn. The Jindai Botanical Gardens is next to Jindaiji temple, another tourist attraction in Chofu, famous for Soba noodle restaurants in the front approach.

In this event, the Tokyo Fire Department puts on firefighting demonstrations in the air and on the sea.

This is an event to show the scene of a Samurai battle occurred in Yorii area back in 1590. About 500 people in Samurai costume join and perform as warriors.