3 May
5 May

Shinano-no-kuni Ninomiya Ono Onbashira Sai

Shiojiri City, Nagano Pref.

Over 1000 Years Over 1000 Years Caution ! Caution ! Afternoon Afternoon See See Chubu Chubu

"Onbashira" is the name of the four massive logs that are stood up in each corner of the local shrines of this region. The trees used are all over 15...

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3 May
4 May

Marugame Oshiro Matsuri

Marugame City, Kagawa Pref.

Afternoon Afternoon See See Chugoku Shikoku Chugoku Shikoku

The Marugame Castle, with 400 years of history, is listed as one of the top 100 great castles of Japan due to its tall castle walls and beauty. The Marugame...

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3 May
5 May

Hamamatsu Festival

Hamamatsu City, Shizuoka Pref.

Over 400 Years Over 400 Years Caution ! Caution ! All Day All Day See See Chubu Chubu

Hamamatsu Festival is a festival for celebrating newborn babies born that year. Local communities come together and pray for the healthy and smooth growth of the children. It is a...

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3 May
5 May

Seihakusai Festival

Nanao City, Ishikawa Pref.

Over 1000 Years Over 1000 Years All Day All Day Join Join Hokuriku Hokuriku

【UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage】Seihakusai, the grand annual festival of O-tokonushi Shrine (Sanno Shrine), is the largest spring festival of the Noto region. The ancient festival was declared the national festival...

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15 May

Aoi Matsuri Festival

Kyoto City, Kyoto Pref.

Over 1000 Years Over 1000 Years All Day All Day See See Kansai Kansai

The Aoi Matsuri festival is an annual celebration of Shimogamo and Kamigamo shrines, and is known as one of Kyoto's three biggest festivals alongside Gion Matsuri and Jidai Matsuri. The...

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