Events in Japan

October - 10 : Jyu-gatsu

Events in Japan

Tsukemen Ramen Competition | Oct.3. - Nov.4. 2019

The largest food festival featuring Tsukemen (dipping) Ramen will take place at Okubo-koen in Shinjuku. During the festival, visitors can enjoy Tsukemen Ramen of 100 famous restaurants across Japan.

Hachioji Food Festival | Oct.5 - 6. 2019

A local food festival held in Hachioji City of Tokyo Prefecture. During this 2-day festival, many food stalls will offer special local food; Yakitori, Tendon, Yakisoba and more. Tokyo-made food products will also be sold there.

Autumn Rose Festival at Jindai Botanical Gardens | Oct.8 - Nov.10. 2019

The gardens have 274 different types of 5100 roses, bloom in spring and autumn.

Doll Market at Nihonbashi Ningyocho Town| Oct. 10-12. 2019

Ningyocho 人形町 (means doll town) in Nihonbashi is a commercial and cultural district with a 400-year history back to Edo period, flourished with Kabuki theaters and Japanese puppet shows. During the Ningyouichi doll market, many stalls line along Ningyocho Street.

Sawara-no Taisai Festival in autumn | Oct.11-13 2019

Sawara-no Taisai is a traditional festival held in Sawara, a natural waterway district, known for the cherished old townscape. With a 300-year history or more, Sawara Taisai has been designated as a significant intangible folk cultural asset of Japan.

Oeshiki Festival at Ikegami Honmonji Temple | Oct.11-13 2019

Oeshiki is a Buddhist memorial service held on the anniversary of the holy priest Nichiren’s death.

Taste of Tokyo Food Festival & Market | Oct.11-13 2019

The event held to promote food production in Tokyo. During this 3-day food festival, you can try out various dishes and food products produced in Tokyo; vegetables, meats, fishes, beer, dairy products, and more.

Nezu Sendagi Shitamachi Old town Festival | Oct.12-13 2019

A local festival held at Nezu Shrine and the nearby area, an old, friendly district in Tokyo. During the festival, food stalls will line on the streets.

Oedo Mikoshi Competition Festival | Oct.13 2019

A large event featuring traditional festival-performances. Mikoshi (portable Shinto shrines) and the groups of bearers across Tokyo area will take part and show their performance.

Yabusame Horseback Archery at Takadanobaba | (will be on) Oct.14 2019

Yabusame is the art of shooting arrows on horseback, performed as a traditional ceremony that derives from horse riding exercises for Samurai warriors.

CEATEC JAPAN | Oct.15-18 2019

One of the largest CPS/IoT Exhibition in Japan held at Makuhari Messe.
CEATEC JAPAN looks to a future society suffused with information, ushering in a new industrial revolution driven by data.

Tourism EXPO Japan (JATA) | Oct.26-27 (24-27). 2019

One of the largest international tourism events in Japan, will be an all-encompassing event showcasing the many facets of travel and the creative and varied lifestyle information and trends.

Toshogu Shrine Autumn Festival in Nikko | Oct.16-17 2019

The largest festival held at Nikko Toshogu Shrine in the historic area of Nikko. This event takes place in spring and autumn. Though the festival in autumn is smaller than it in spring, autumn is a great season to enjoy the beautiful scenery of the mountains in Nikko covered with colorful leaves.

Oeshiki Festival at Kishibojin Temple | Oct.16-18 2019

The Oeshiki is a Buddhist memorial service on the anniversary of the holy priest Nichiren’s death and is also a festival dedicated to the goddess Kishibojin (Hariti). During the Oeshiki many food stalls line around the temple and thousands of people parade on the streets there.

AUTUMN GINZA | Oct.16 - Nov.3 2019

A lineup of events to experience the tradition and the culture of Ginza; an open-air tea ceremony, the Diners Club’s Ginza Restaurant Week, Kid's Kabuki, and walking tours to visit temples and shrines in Ginza.

Tokyo Market Meat Festival | Oct. 19 - 20. 2019

The food festival will take place at Tokyo Meat Market in Shinagawa, Tokyo. The festival's specialties in this year are meat products from Iwate prefecture. You will be able to sample Tonkatsu and Yakiniku.

Hibiya Gardening Show | Oct. 19 - 27. 2019

A gardening exhibition at Hibiya Park in Tokyo, will hold various events; gardening competition, flower arrangement workshop, outdoor activity experiences and more. Admission is free.

Kawagoe Hikawa Shrine Festival | Oct.19-20 2019

A two-day festival that will transport you back in time to the traditional aesthetic streets of Edo-period Japan