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The Depth of Ishikawa's Craft Culture

The Depth of Ishikawa's Craft Culture

Nov 8th - Dec 20th

A special event taking place at the Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of Art looks at the depths of the prefecture's craft culture...

Ishikawa ¥600
Japanese Crafts Exhibition

Japanese Crafts Exhibition

Oct 25th - Jan 11th

A special exhibition at the National Crafts Museum in Ishikawa delves into Japanese crafts, specifically focusing on the materials,..

Ishikawa 1 ¥500
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
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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