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Special deals and events in Japan

  Description Prefecture(Area)/Category
Local Kabuki Performance (special event with english guide)
In order to maintain the Gifu's long-standing local kabuki tradition known as ji-kabuki, people organize periodical performances as well as various other events across the region.


2016/4/4 - 2017/3/26
Gifu (Chubu)
Annual Events
Shingen-ko Festival
The Shingen-ko festival is the most significant festival in Kofu, Yamanashi Prefecture. This festival, the world's largest Samurai parade, takes place from April 8th(fri) to 10th(sun). Main highlight "Koshu Battalion deployment" starts from 4:30pm on April 9th.
2016/4/8 - 2016/4/10 [Spring]
Yamanashi (Chubu)
Annual Events
Yayoi Festival
A parade of beautiful floats respecting ancient traditions at a shrine registered as a World Heritage Site.
April 13th - April 17th [Spring]
Tochigi (Kanto)
Annual Events
Takayama Festival
Splendid parades and artisanship of the 15th Century are revived today.
April 14th - April 15th [Spring]
Gifu (Chubu)
Annual Events
Gishi-sai (Spring)
A festival honoring the forty-seven loyal retainers in Akoh, popular in movies and dramas
April 1st - April 7th [Spring]
Tokyo (Kanto)
Annual Events
Kamakura Festival
At the shrine which serves as a symbol of Kamakura, the samurai society of the Medieval Period is revived.
Second Sunday of April - Third Sunday of April [Spring]
Kanagawa (Kanto)
Annual Events