Description Prefecture(Area)/Category
The Shingen-ko Festival
This is the grandest festival in Yamanashi. The main highlight is the Koshu Warriors Deployment. About 1,500 locals from all around the prefecture dressed in traditional costumes and commence their march from the plaza in front of Kofu Station. Don’t miss the masterpiece parade!!
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