Events in Japan

November - 11 : Jyuichi-gatsu

Events in Japan

A food event held at Chichibu in Saitama Prefecture, known for the scenic spots along the Arakawa River. Soba noodles made with fresh buckwheat cropped in this October will be served at the festival. This event will give you an opportunity to find how the fresh soba will taste different. 

Located in Hakone, Hakone-yumoto is an Onsen hot spring resort town with a long history. This event is a parade to re-enact the Daimyo Gyoretsu, the feudal lord's procession done in the Edo Period over 265 years.

Yuru-chara, or the mascots created all over Japan and some countries abroad will gather at Hanyu City in Saitama prefecture and compete for the award as the most popular Yuru-chara

The race is set on the 3.1km closed circuit in the middle of Saitama city. International top riders who have won classifications of 2017 Le Tour de France and Japanese leading riders will compete.

KOGEI Art Fair Kanazawa will be the first KOGEI Art Fair to be held in Kanazawa, a city recognized internationally as a city of crafts. KOGEI Art Fair Kanazawa will be a platform to showcase the fresh, new values and aesthetic consciousness of KOGEI from Kanazawa to the world. 

The largest Nebuta festival held in Kanto area of Japan. People parade with colourfully pictured large paper lanterns 

The Naritasan Temple is known for its beautiful Japanese garden with seasonally blooming trees and flowers. In autumn, the 165,000-square-meter garden is covered with colorful fall leaves. 

Food stalls are lined up at Utsunomiya Joushi Park and various types of Gyoza are served at very reasonable price. Utsunomiya is known for Gyoza, the food as popular as Ramen.