Nabana no Sato IlluminationRead Later
- 20/10/2018 - 6/5/2019
Nabana no Sato was built with the idea of “a small dreamlike village along the Nagara River” in mind. The park, with a pond in its center, is lit up at night, and the area boasts one of the largest scale illuminations in Japan.
- 14/4/2019 - 15/4/2019
Hidetakayama is a place which still retains the essence of old Japan, and it is also a popular tourist location. A major event in the area is the Takayama Festival.
- 9/2/2019 - 14/4/2019
“Huis Ten Bosch” in Nagasaki Prefecture is Japan’s largest-scale theme park, and it is modeled after a European cityscape. It will also be holding the “Big Tulip Festival with 1 Million Tulips,” which will welcome in spring with 700 varieties of tulips in full bloom, the most anywhere in Japan!
Chiba Prefecture, Narita Taiko FestivalRead Later
- 13/4/2019 - 14/4/2019
The Narita Taiko Festival is a grand taiko performance, made up of around 1500 talented performers from 50 groups that gather from across Japan. The festival is held in the area around Chiba Prefecture’s Omotesando Road and in front of Naritasan Shinshoji Temple.
- 6/4/2019 - 7/4/2019
The Inuyama Festival is a religious celebration held at Haritsuna Shrine. It was first held in 1635. 13 enormous antique floats, standing up to 3 stories tall, navigate their way through the streets during this festival. Mechanical doll performances also take place to the beat of music set by flutes and taiko drums.
- 21/3/2019 - 3/4/2019
Rikugi-en is one of Japan’s Nationally Designated Places of Scenic Beauty. This traditional Japanese garden was built by Yanagisawa Yoshiyasu, favored retainer of shogun Tokugawa Tsunayoshi. The spring event “Illumination of Weeping Cherry Blossoms and Daimyo Teien” will once again be held this year.
- 23/3/2019 - 23/3/2019
Daisen City of Akita Prefecture is famous for the “Zenkoku Hanabi Kyogi Taikai (National Fireworks Competition),” otherwise known as “Omagari no Hanabi.” The national competition, held in the summer, is one of Japan’s three major fireworks competitions. The fireworks season is greatly anticipated in Daisen City, a city of fireworks, so every year the city puts on a show of new fireworks! This year, the show is “New Fireworks Collection 2019.”
- 5/2/2019 - 19/3/2019
Revitalize Your Heart with Colorful Lanterns