Events in Japan
April - 4 : Shi-gatsu
Hirosaki Park is a large castle park known for one of the largest cherry blossom viewing spots in northern Japan.
One of the largest drum festivals in Japan. A number of drum player groups gather at Narita Shinshoji Temple and show their powerful drumming performance.
More than 500 pottery stalls will take place at this market and sell various types of potteries; teacups, rice bowls and Ramen bowls, designed in a traditional or modern Japanese style. Walking around the market to find your favourite will be fun.
The art event takes places in the area between Nihonbashi and Kyobashi districts where many art galleries are located.
Yabusame is the art of shooting arrows on horseback, performed as a traditional ceremony that derives from horse riding exercises for Samurai Warriors.