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Special deals and events in Japan

  Description Prefecture(Area)/Category
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Sensational Emotional Dramatical Original non-verbal performance from Kyoto. Photo by Yoshikazu Inoue Illustration by Yamada Akihiro
Kyoto (Kansai)
Others (Events Calendar)
Fuji Shibazakura Festival

2015/4/18 - 2015/5/31 [Spring]
Yamanashi (Chubu)
Others (Events Calendar)
Ukai (Cormorant Fishing)
Traditional fishing method manipulating seabirds, praised by Charlie Chaplin
2015/5/11 - 2015/10/15
Gifu (Chubu)
Annual Events
Yosakoi Soran Festival

2015/6/10 - 2015/6/14 [Summer]
Hokkaido (Hokkaido)
Annual Events
Chagu Chagu Umako Horse Festival
Departing from a mountain village, 100 horses parade down to the town in a merry jingling of bells
2015/6/13 - [Summer]
Iwate (Tohoku)
Annual Events
Otaue Rice Planting Festival
An ancient event praying for a rich rice harvest with merry dancing and songs
2015/6/14 - [Summer]
Osaka (Kansai)
Annual Events
Firefly Watching
Around Tanukiko Lake situated right in front of Kyukamura FUJI, there is a good tourist spot where Genji fireflies and Heike fireflies can be watched.
2015/6/15 - 2015/7/10 [Summer]
Shizuoka (Chubu)
Others (Events Calendar)
Sanno Matsuri
A procession of 300 people dressed in ancient costumes parades through the heart of Tokyo.
2015/6/7 - 2015/6/17 [Summer]
Tokyo (Kanto)
Annual Events
Takigi O-Noh (Bonfire Noh performance), Kyoto
A graceful musical theater performed at night in a symbolic shrine of Kyoto
Early June - [Summer]
Kyoto (Kansai)
Annual Events
Shonai Kagura

Third Saturday in May through October. -
Oita (Kyushu/Okinawa)
Annual Events