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Seihakusai Dekayama Matsuri

Seihakusai Dekayama Matsuri

Early May

The Seihakusai Dekayama Matsuri in Nanao, Ishikawa; not every day you get to help pull a 20-ton float down the narrow streets of..

Ishikawa Free
Abare Matsuri

Abare Matsuri

Early Jul

Abare Matsuri, or Rampage Festival, is an annual event in the town of Noto, Ishikawa. One of Japan’s most violent and fiery fe..

Ishikawa 2 Free
Niwaka Lantern Festival

Niwaka Lantern Festival

Late Aug

You might have heard of Kiriko in Wajima but do you know Niwaka? A procession of colorfully painted floats mark the end of sum..

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Okutsuhime Shrine Festival in Wajima

Okutsuhime Shrine Festival in Wajima

Late Aug

Young men dressed in women's clothes and with make-up on their faces carry a portable shrine into the ocean at Sodegahama Beach...

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Tsurugi Horai Festival

Tsurugi Horai Festival

Early Oct

The Tsurugi Horai Matsuri is a festival held every October in Tsurugi, Hakusan. It has been running annually for over 800 years,..

Ishikawa 4 Free
Yukidaruma Snowman Festival: Kuwajima

Yukidaruma Snowman Festival: Kuwajima

Early Feb

See snowmen of all shapes and sizes at Shiramine and Kuwajima, deep in the mountain valleys of Ishikawa's Hakusan region.

Ishikawa 2 Free
 

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