6 upcoming events
Yamaga Winter Lantern Festival

Yamaga Winter Lantern Festival

Feb 1st - Feb 23rd

Yamaga displays illuminated paper umbrellas and and bamboo candles on winter evenings in February.

Kumamoto, Yamaga Free
Aso Fire Festival

Aso Fire Festival

Tuesday - Mar 24th

The slopes of Mt Aso are alight with flames during the annual March fire festival.

Kumamoto, Aso Shrine 1 Free
Carp Streamers at Tsuetate Onsen

Carp Streamers at Tsuetate Onsen

Apr 1st - May 6th

Hundreds of carp streamers are strung over the swift-flowing river at Kumamoto Prefecture's Tsuetate Onsen every year from April..

Kumamoto, Tsuetate Onsen 5 Free
Tamana Iris Festival

Tamana Iris Festival

May 24th - Jun 8th

Over 66,000 purple irises in several varieties bloom in the Takaseura River in late May to early June during the Tamana Iris F..

Kumamoto, Takaseura river 2 Free
Arao Rice Planting Festival

Arao Rice Planting Festival

Thursday - Jun 25th

The town of Arao holds a rice planting festival to kick off the start of the annual growing season.

Kumamoto, Hachimandai Free
Mizuakari Festival in Kumamoto

Mizuakari Festival in Kumamoto

Oct 12th - Oct 13th

Every year in October the Mizuakari Festival brightens the night with 54,000 lights. Lanterns line the streets near Kumamoto C..

Kumamoto, Hanabatacho Area.. 6 Free
 

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