Events in Japan
September - 9 : Ku-gatsu
A large Manga and Anime trade shows held in the western regions of Japan. This event takes place near Heian-jingu Shrine in Kyoto.
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.
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.
A 90 years-old museum hotel in Meguro, Tokyo, knowns for stunning design of interiors, holds an artistic floral arrangement show.
This culture event will take place to offer opportunities to experience Japanese traditional culture. The event place includes areas for Experience, Shopping, Traditional market, Food & Drink, and performances on stage.
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.
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.
Yabusame is the art of shooting arrows on horseback, performed as a traditional ceremony that derives from horse riding exercises for Samurai warriors.
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 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.
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.