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Kajiki Spider Fighting Festival

Kajiki Spider Fighting Festival

Mid Jun

The townsfolk of Kajiki, a town in Aira City, Kagoshima, happily partake in a tradition which reaches back over four-hundred years:..

Kagoshima, Kajiki Welfare.. 7 Free
Wisteria at Ashikaga Flower Park

Wisteria at Ashikaga Flower Park

Mid Apr - Late May

Ashikaga Flower Park, wisteria blossoms during the Golden Week holidays—a photo story.

Tochigi, Ashikaga Flower.. 19 ¥900
Sendai's Pageant of Starlight

Sendai's Pageant of Starlight

Early Nov - Late Mar

The Sendai Pageant of Starlight is one of Japan's biggest winter illumination displays. Each year from early December thro..

Miyagi 6 Free
Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri

Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri

Mid Sep

The Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri is the largest, if not greatest, danjiri matsuri (float festival) in Japan. Celebrating 300 year..

Osaka, Kishiwada 5 Free
Namahage Sedo Festival

Namahage Sedo Festival

Early Feb

The Namahage Festival is held each year on the second Friday, Saturday and Sunday of February, around the time of the old or lunar..

Akita, Shinzan Shrine 1 Free
Hiroshima Flower Festival

Hiroshima Flower Festival

Early May

Over a million people pour into Hiroshima city over the "Golden Week" holiday for 3 days of parades, shows, food and fun!

Hiroshima, Peace Boulevard.. 3 Free
Tokyo Rainbow Pride

Tokyo Rainbow Pride

Late Apr

Every year, Yoyogi Park transforms for one week into a rainbow of colors as diversified as the people it represents.

Tokyo, Yoyogi Park 1 Free