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Jozenji Street Jazz Festival Sendai

Jozenji Street Jazz Festival Sendai

Justin Velgus

Starting back in 1987 on a department store stage, the festival soon moved outdoors into the streets. Recently the growing festivities..

Miyagi, Sendai City Sep 7th - Sep 8th 3 Free
Sendai Oktoberfest

Sendai Oktoberfest

Justin Velgus

Sendai Oktoberfest is a German beer festival that comes to Sendai every year. Grab a drink and find your way to the beer hall ..

Miyagi, Kishikicho Park,.. Sep 12th - Sep 23rd Free
Kesennuma Kite Festival

Kesennuma Kite Festival

Justin Velgus

The Kessenuma Kite Festival is an annual event where not only local enthusiasts, but kite associations and spectators as far as..

Miyagi, Cape Iwaizaki Sunday - Sep 29th Free
Michinoku Yosakoi

Michinoku Yosakoi

Laura Welch

The third-largest Yosakoi festival in Japan, Michinoku Yosakoi features dozens of groups all over Sendai. It's colorful, energetic..

Miyagi, Kotodai park Oct 12th - Oct 13th Free
Tohoku Food Marathon

Tohoku Food Marathon

Ashley Cox

Tohoku Food Marathon-a combination of a food event and a race.  It is the best of both worlds!

Miyagi, Tome City Mar 23rd - Mar 24th 2 Free
Matsushima Hiyoshi Sanno Festival

Matsushima Hiyoshi Sanno Festival

Roger Smith

The Hiyoshi Sanno Festival is a Shinto festival to bless a Buddhist temple. It takes place the third Sunday of April in Matsus..

Miyagi, Hiyoshi Sanno Jinja.. Tuesday - Apr 21st Free
Sendai International Half Marathon

Sendai International Half Marathon

Justin Velgus

Each May 10,000 runners take to the streets to participate in Sendai's International Half Marathon. The festivities are be..

Miyagi, KOHSHIN RUBBER, Athlete.. Tuesday - May 12th 3 Free

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