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.

Backstage Tour at Tokyo Metropolitan Central Library | Oct. 8. 2019

Explore the library and look behind the scenes, including the basement of the library. It would be very interesting to see how our skilled staffs restore books published in the Edo period 300 years ago.

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.

Oeshiki Festival at Kuonji Temple in Mt. Minobusan | Oct.12

The Oeshiki is a Buddhist memorial service on the anniversary of the holy priest Nichiren’s death. In Japan, there are many temples associated with Nichiren, and it has been said the Kuonji is the head temple.

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.

MECT Mechatronics Technology Japan in Nagoya City | Oct. 23-26. 2019

Full of cutting-edge technologies - the biggest Japanese Machine Tool show in 2019

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