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17 upcoming events
Nagano Lantern Festival

Nagano Lantern Festival

Feb 9th - Feb 12th

Nagano Lantern Festival, a week of lanterns on display along the road to Zenkoji, finished off with Zenkoji itself lit up in brilliant..

Nagano 4 Free
Iiyama Snow Festival

Iiyama Snow Festival

Feb 11th - Feb 12th

The Iiyama Snow Festival has been running for four decades now, and was originally born from the idea of trying to revitalize this..

Nagano Free
Matsumoto Castle Projection Mapping

Matsumoto Castle Projection Mapping

Dec 1st - Feb 28th

A special winter event brings the beauty of digital art to Matsumoto Castle, with a variety of stunning projection mapping displays..

Nagano Free
Karuizawa Winter Festival

Karuizawa Winter Festival

Nov 26th - Feb 28th

Karuizawa has long been renowned as a great place to enjoy Christmas in Japan. Furthermore the area has some great winter sports...

Nagano 2 Free
Iiyama Nanohana Festival

Iiyama Nanohana Festival

Early May

Iiyama's aptly-named Nanohana Park comes alive during spring, and their annual nanohana festival is held during the latter half..

Nagano 2 Free
Achi Village Peach Blossom Festival

Achi Village Peach Blossom Festival

Late Apr - Early May

From mid-April to mid-May, Nagano's Achi Village comes alive with the color of around 10,000 peach trees in bloom, filling the..

Nagano 2 Free
Candle Night in Matsumoto

Candle Night in Matsumoto

Mid Jun

Enjoy a fantastic night by light of candles on green glass in the yard of the Matsumoto Museum of Art, with art and live music.

Nagano 2 Free
Matsumoto Frog Festival

Matsumoto Frog Festival

Late Jun

Matsumoto's Frog Festival only happens two days every year. Make sure to catch it while it's here!

Nagano 10 Free

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