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Kodomo No Hi, held on May 5th, is Children's day in Japan. To celebrate the event, carp kites called koinobori are raised all over the country. Here are some good spots to see them in an around the capital!
Hinamatsuri: A Festival Celebrating Girls With Some Of The Most Beautifully Crafted Heian Period Dolls
Hinamatsuri is a festival in Japan for girls during which dolls are displayed. There is also some special foods and even a song! People celebrate it at home, but you can also see some amazing doll displays in public places! To find out more about this festival, please read this article.
Wakakusa Yamayaki is an old tradition of burning the hillslope of a mountain located near Nara city. It's one of the most famous festivals during the winter season in the former capital of Japan.
Toka Ebisu Festival is an event held every year in Osaka from the 9th to the 11th of January. It is part of the new year's celebration of visiting a shrine. For this occasion, the purpose is to pray for commercial success. This is a major event in Osaka that is interesting to take part in if you happen to be there!
Looking for a way to enjoy Japan's scenic beauty in the winter while experiencing a traditional festival or "matsuri". The Iwate Snow Festival offers you just that! Here's more on this event.
Places all over Japan make a special event of burning their New Year's ornaments. It's an impressive tradition that everyone is welcome to take part in. These events are held in mid-January. Join one of them for a nice cultural experience!
Koenji Awa Odori Festival: a huge dance festival in the heart of one of Tokyo's hippest neighborhood!
If you are in Tokyo in late August, make sure to check out the Koenji Awa Odori Festival. It is one of the biggest in the city, and it attracts approximately 1 million visitors! Find out more about the summer festival below!
The Taiwan Festival is held everywhere in Yogogi park on July 29-30. Yoyogi. Yoyogi park is a great place to hang out in the summer for picnics and hanging out with friends. Plus there's a fun festival going on all the time, from Brazilian to Thai, let's stop by!