Events in Japan

September - 9 : Ku-gatsu

Events in Japan

Utagawa Hiroshige Memorial Exhibition | Sep.6. 2018

Marking the 160-year anniversary of Utagawa Hiroshige's death, one-day exhibition will be held at Togakuji Temple where his grave lies.

Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair | Sep. 15-16 2018

A large Manga and Anime trade shows held in the western regions of Japan. This event takes place near Heian-jingu Shrine in Kyoto.

Tokyo Game Show | Sep.20-23 (22- 23) 2018

One of the most significant video game exhibitions held in Asia, showcasing the latest games released all around the world.

DIET & BEAUTY FAIR | Sep. 10-12 2018

Professional trade show for the beauty and health industry. The exhibition comprised with ANTI-AGEING JAPAN, DIET&BEAUTY FAIR ASIA, and SPA&WELLNESS JAPAN.

Tourism EXPO Japan (JATA) | Sep.20-23 (22-23) 2018

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.

Dara Dara Matsuri Festival at Shiba | Sep. 11 - 21 2018

The origin of this festival is a ginger market held about 1000 years ago. The highlight will be on Saturday and Sunday during the festival period, includes a traditional dance at Shiba-daijingu Shrine and Mikoshi carrying parade. Many food stalls will line the streets there.

The Yosakoi Oedo Soran Festival | Sep. 2 2018

A large Yosakoi-dance competition festival held at Kiba-koen (Kiba Park) in Koto-ku ward, Tokyo.

Akasaka Hikawa-jinja Shrine Festival | Sep. 14-16 2018

Founded more than 1000 years ago, Hikawa-jinja Shrine is a historical shrine lies in a very central area of Tokyo, surrounded by modern buildings. During this festival, large doll floats and Mikoshi(miniature shrine) will parade around the streets in Akasaka town.

Nezu-jinja Shrine Festival | Sep. 15-16 2018

Nezu-jinja Shrine is a historic shrine founded 1900 years ago, lies in Ya-ne-sen (Yanaka Nezu Sendagi) area known as a tourist spot off the beaten path. During this festival, Mikoshi parade and the traditional dance will be performed.

Steep Stair Challenge at Atago Shrine Festival | Sep. 22 - 24 2018

A traditional festival held every two years. The highlight is the Mikoshi carrying on a steep starways

Fire Walking at Narita-san Temple | Sep. 24 2018

Fire Walking or Hiwatari is a ceremony where prayers walk through over burning small pieces of wood "Gomaki" in the hope of welfare of its people and dreams to come true.

Narita Traditional Performing Arts Festival | Sep. 15-16 2018

A traditional performing arts festival held in Narita City. Performers from the city and other regions in Japan will take part to show their traditional dance and music. Yuru-chara mascot characters will also gather around.

Ikebana flower arrangement show at Hotel Gajoen Tokyo | Sep.21 – Nov.21 2018

A 90 years-old museum hotel in Meguro, Tokyo, knowns for stunning design of interiors, holds an artistic floral arrangement show.

Cat Festival at Yushima| Sep.11-30 2018

This event takes place at Yushima, an old town in Bunkyo-ku ward, has streets where cats often walk around at a leisurely pace. During this 20-day event, 13 shops and cafes in the area will offer specials all related to cats or Neco.

Food Market Festival at Ebisu - Kitakan Marché | Sep.7-8 2018

A food fair held at Ebisu Garden Place in Shibuya. Four of the cities in northern greater Tokyo (Kitakan) take part to sell fresh vegetables and their local specialties; Japanese pickles, sweets, Sake, Natto, sausages, cheeses and more. During the event music performances will be on stage.

Shibuya BOSAI Fes at Yoyogi Park | Sep. 1 and 2 2018

A comprehensive disaster-preparedness drill will be conducted at Yoyogi Park in Shibuya, Tokyo.

Yabusame Horseback Archery in Hachioji | Sep 16 2018

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

Kawaguchi Street Jazz Festival | Sep.15 and 16. 2018

A local event held in Kawaguchi, Saitama Prefecture. Amateur musicians will be on stage at Kawaguchi Station and the surrounding area