Events

18NOV
NAGOYA

Nagoya Samurai & Ninja Festival 2018

Aichi Prefecture is the Home of the Samurai, where countless important samurai of the Sengoku Warring States Period were born, including the three utterly famous Heroes of Japan's Toitsu Unification: Nobunaga, Hideyoshi and Ieyasu!

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Nagoya Samurai & Ninja Festival 2018
17NOV
NAGOYA

Gerry in the Attic with Nagoya's KPB Theatre

Set in the English countryside, the residents of the Meadowlark Retirement Home plot to take their beloved Gerry, recently deceased, to his proper resting place.

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Gerry in the Attic with Nagoya's KPB Theatre
12OCT
NAGOYA

Nagoya Castle Autumn Festival

A number of unique events are held as a feature of autumn in Nagoya. 

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Nagoya Castle Autumn Festival
8SEP
NAGOYA

Furusato All-Japan Kenjinkai Festival

This annual event started in the year 2000, and brings to Nagoya all the best in cultural performances, food and tourism organizations of each prefecture of Japan.

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Furusato All-Japan Kenjinkai Festival
2SEP
NAGOYA

Kabuki in Nakatsugawa

The Cultural Committe of the Tokai Japan Canada Society (TJCS) has organized an excursion to see an amateur Kabuki show in Nakatsugawa City in the Gifu prefecture.

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Kabuki in Nakatsugawa
6AUG
NAGOYA

Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremony

Every August 6, "A-Bomb Day", the city of Hiroshima holds the Peace Memorial Ceremony to console the victims of the atomic bombs and to pray for the realization of lasting world peace.

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Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremony
2AUG
NAGOYA

Cormorant Fishing (Ukai)

Ukai is a traditional fishing method which uses trained cormorants to catch river fish such as sweetfish (ayu).

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Cormorant Fishing (Ukai)
16JUL
NAGOYA

Nagoya Port Festival & Fireworks

This fireworks show (featuring around 3,000 fireworks), synonymous with summer at Nagoya Port, is held on the Umi no Hi (Ocean Day) national holiday, the last day of the Ocean Day Nagoya Port Festival.

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Nagoya Port Festival & Fireworks
6JUL
NAGOYA

Medea play by Theatre Iridescence

An adaptation of the Greek play by Euripides, Medea is a tale of love and revenge. It tells the story of a wife's all-consuming desire for revenge against her unfaithful husband.

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Medea play by Theatre Iridescence
6JUL
NAGOYA

Nagoya-Oktoberfest 2018

Over 6 million people attend the world's biggest beer festival every year in Munich, Germany which started over 200 years ago. The 8th Nagoya Oktoberfest will be here for 17 days.

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Nagoya-Oktoberfest 2018