15 upcoming events
Hoozuki Matsuri

Hoozuki Matsuri

Jul 11 - Jul 12th

Small, local festival with great, friendly atmosphere that is fun for kids and families held every July in Ushita

Hiroshima 3 Free
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremony

Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremony

Thursday - Aug 6th

A time to respect those who lost their lives and hope for a peaceful, war-free future for the world. August 6th is a significant..

Hiroshima, Hiroshima Peace.. 3 Free
Hiroshima Animation Festival

Hiroshima Animation Festival

Aug 20 - Aug 24th

Hiroshima's biennial animation festival, introduced on the 40th anniversary of the atomic bomb, promoting the spirit of 'Love..

Hiroshima, JMS Aster Plaza.. 1 Free
Miyajima Fireworks Festival

Miyajima Fireworks Festival

Late Aug

Hiroshima's most famous fireworks display. 60 minutes of amazing, colorful bursts shot from the water in front of the huge red..

Hiroshima, Itsukushima Shrine.. 2 Free
Kumano Brush Festival

Kumano Brush Festival

Wednesday - Sep 23rd

Kumano produces 80% of Japan's calligraphy brushes- join this annual traditional celebration in honor of the humble "fude".

Hiroshima
Kure Fireworks Festival

Kure Fireworks Festival

Saturday - Sep 26th

The Kure Fireworks Festival takes place every August by the city port. Spectators here will enjoy an hour of pyrotechnics over the..

Hiroshima, Kure, Hiroshima.. Free
Hiroshima Food Festival

Hiroshima Food Festival

Late Oct

This festival is a food-lovers paradise, showcasing local food and drink from all 23 cities and towns across Hiroshima Prefecture...

Hiroshima, Around Hiroshima.. 4 Free
Shirakami Shrine Autumn Festival

Shirakami Shrine Autumn Festival

Late Oct

Shirakami Shrine, in downtown Hiroshima, buzzes with activity, stalls and kagura theater for two nights at the end of October every..

Hiroshima, Shirakami Shrine.. Free

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