Events

27APR
OSAKA

Osaka Shion Wind Orchestra

Founded in 1923, Osaka Shion Wind Orchestra, commonly referred to as ‘Shion’ is widely acknowledged as the oldest professional wind orchestra in Japan.

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Osaka Shion Wind Orchestra
15APR
KYOTO

Heian Jingu Reisai Festival in Kyoto

Celebrating the accession ceremony day of the temple’s deity – Emperor Kanmu in 781 in Nara, this annual festival features an opportunity to see Geiko (the geisha of Kyoto) and Maiko, their apprentices.

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Heian Jingu Reisai Festival in Kyoto
13APR
OKINAWA

Ryukyu Kaiensai Fireworks Festival 2019

Okinawa is the only place in Japan where you can find fireworks on the beach in middle of April. Ryukyu Kaiensai is Japan’s earliest Hanabi (fireworks) festival.

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Ryukyu Kaiensai Fireworks Festival 2019
1APR
KOBE

Akashi Kaikyo Bridge World in Kobe

For the world’s longest suspension bridge, “Akashi Kaikyo Bridge”, one of the construction team member will lead you on a tour and explain in fun and easy terms the ingenious hidden technologies and years of history that went into building the magnificent bridge.

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Akashi Kaikyo Bridge World in Kobe
29MAR
YOKOHAMA

Yokohama Flower Garden 2019

Originally the “Flower Garden” was started to celebrate the 5th anniversary of the renewal of Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse, but its popularity has meant that it has been held each year since.

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Yokohama Flower Garden 2019
27MAR
TOKYO

Chiyoda Cherry Blossom in Tokyo

Held in Kitanomaru Park with its fabulous cherry trees, the Chiyoda cherry blossom festival is one of the most popular in Tokyo.

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Chiyoda Cherry Blossom in Tokyo
25MAR
KYOTO

Kitano Odori in Kyoto

One of the five annual public performances put on by each of the geisha districts in Kyoto, the Kitano Odori is a chance to see the elegant dances and charming songs of Kamishichiken's geiko and maiko.

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Kitano Odori in Kyoto
23MAR
NAGOYA

Nagoya Castle Spring Festival

Nagoya castle is one of the most popular place to enjoy Sakura (Cherry Blossom) flowers in Nagoya.

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Nagoya Castle Spring Festival
23MAR
YOKOHAMA

Minato Mirai 21 Sakura Festa 2019

"Sakura-dori" is a 500m of cherry‐tree‐lined street stretching over Minato Mirai 21 area from JR Sakuragicho Station to Yokohama Landmark Tower and PACIFICO Yokohama.

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Minato Mirai 21 Sakura Festa 2019
17MAR
TOKYO

Sensoji Honzon Jigen-e Festival in Tokyo

A festival honouring the three men who founded Asakusa’s great Sensoji Temple almost 1,400 years ago.

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Sensoji Honzon Jigen-e Festival in Tokyo