Events/Festivals in August , 2019Page: 1/3
Introducing an Art Exhibit at Mifuneyama Rakuen Park in Saga: TeamLab's Kami-Sama ga Sumao MoriRead Later
- 12/7/2019 - 4/11/2019
Every summer, Mifuneyama Rakuen Park in Saga Prefecture holds an art exhibit, Kami-Sama ga Sumao Mori. This can be translated as "The Forest Where the Gods Live", designed by TeamLab.
- 1/6/2019 - 20/10/2019
Jozankei is a hot spring town in Sapporo, Hokkaido. Featuring tourist attractions such as Futami Suspension Bridge, as well Jozankei's forests and gorges, a fantastic light performance taking advantage of the local topography is held here from June to October.
- 7/8/2019 - 18/9/2019
“Gekikara Gourmet Festival 2019,” Japan’s largest spicy food festival, is being held in Shinjuku’s Kabukicho! The festival features gourmet spicy dishes from restaurants around the world! This is a must-visit if you like spicy food!
- 23/8/2019 - 1/9/2019
The Japanese version of the famous German beer festival of “Oktoberfest” will be held in Odaiba, Tokyo. You can enjoy real German beer, German sausages, and there is also live music performed by German bands.
- 26/8/2019 - 27/8/2019
The “Yoshida Fire Festival” is a joint festival held by both Kitaguchi Hongu Fuji Sengen Shrine and Suwa Shrine, which is located on the former’s grounds. This festival is counted as both one of Japan’s 3 most unique festivals and one of Japan’s 10 great fire festivals.
Okinawa Zento Eisa MatsuriRead Later
- 23/8/2019 - 25/8/2019
The Okinawa Zento Eisa Matsuri is held every year over the course of 3 days and boasts numbers of around 300,000 attendees. Eisa is one of Okinawa’s traditional performance arts, done to pay respects to and send off ancestors.
Tokyo Koenji Awa OdoriRead Later
- 24/8/2019 - 25/8/2019
Around 10,000 participants on 150 teams from across the country participate, and around 1 million people fill the area to spectate the events.
Tokushima City Awa OdoriRead Later
- 12/8/2019 - 15/8/2019
“Awa Odori,” which originated in Tokushima Prefecture, is a dance festival with around 400 years of history, and in present days it is danced all across Japan.