Festivals & Events

2017.05.12
2019 Best Fireworks Festivals in Tokyo!
Have you made your summer plans yet? It’s never too early to start planning, especially if you want to attend a fireworks festival! In this article,
2017.05.02
The Best 2019 Summer Fireworks in Japan
Which fireworks festival are you planning on going to this year? This time, I’d like to recommend Japan’s top 6 fireworks festivals. Follow us for th
2017.04.27
Eat. Play. Learn. The fun-filled “Ryogoku Nigiwai Festival.” Come out during golden week and enjoy the rich history of Ryogoku city.
The Ryogoku Nigiwai Festival will be held on April 29th and 30th (Saturday-Sunday) near Ryogoku station. So, what’s so special about this event?
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2017.04.06
“Making Udon noodle experience” with an udon performer @Guest House Fete in Tokyo!!
Let’s enjoy making udon noodle at a guest house close to Ryogoku! There are many good tourist spots in Ryogoku such as the Edo- Tokyo Museum, the Su
2017.03.07
“Grab a Bite Walk Tour” & “Making udon noodle” in Tokyo!!
Let’s enjoy exploring a local shopping street and making udon noodle! "Grab a Bite Walk Tour" and the “Udon noodle making experience” will be held fr
Your Name
2017.03.07
Don’t miss the art gallery of Japan’s #1 film of 2016「Your Name」at Ginza, Tokyo!
One of Makoto Shinkai’s masterpiece,「Your Name」was released in the summer of 2016 and soon became the most popular animated movie of the year. This t
2017.03.03
How to see Cherry Blossoms in Asakusa, Meet Geishas and Much More !
The Sumida River is located between the Asakusa area and the Tokyo sky tree tower area. Sakura trees beautifully decorate the river bank, but there i
2017.01.09
Let’s see the Awa dance at the Shinkoiwa Lumiere Shopping Arcade!
I’ll introduce one of the biggest new year's events, Kurabiraki (蔵開き), held on January 15th at the Shinkoiwa Lumiere Shopping Arcade. Kurabiraki is a
2017.01.08
One of the largest bargain markets in Japan, “Boro-ichi” in the Setagaya Ward in Tokyo!
Boro-ichi bargain market is held 4 times a year along Boro-ichi street close to Setagaya station and Kamimachi station on the Tokyu Setagaya line. The
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2017.01.06
Japanese traditional festivals and local specialties will gather at Tokyo Dome! “Furusato Matsuri Tokyo 2017"
“Furusato Matsuri Tokyo” is held every January at Tokyo Dome in Bunkyo Ward, Tokyo. From January 7th to 15th, Japanese traditional festivals (matsuri
2016.12.28
There’s a secret behind the Main Hall! The New Year’s Festival in Tooka Ebisu Shrine.
Hi everyone! This is HIDE from Bura Bura Fukuoka! During the four-day period from January 8 to 11 of every year, a New Year’s Festival is held at Too
2016.12.22
Let’s celebrate the New Year with a SAMURAI ceremony using real Japanese swords and a Sake Party!
Have you ever seen the ritual of purification using a real Japanese sword and a performance with traditional instruments? You can experience Japanese
2016.12.17
The annual fabric dyeing festival, “Some no Komichi”
Every February an event known as “Some no Komichi” (染の小道) turns the river and streets of Nakai town in Shinjuku ward into a gallery filled with displa
Events for the second half of December
2016.12.07
We wish you a happy new year! “Events for the second half of December”.
Thurs, 15 to Sun, 18 December(2016): Kasuga Wakamiya On-matsuri in Nara city, Nara This festival has a history of 800 years. Kasuga Taisha Shrine i
2016.11.30
See the parade of Samurai in the town associated with Yoshida Shoin!
Shōin-Jinjamae is a town about a 30-minute train ride from Shibuya. There are about 150 shops that surround the station, and the area mixes old-school