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Koinobori Festa 1000

Koinobori Festa 1000

Apr 27 - May 5th

On May 5th, cities and villages throughout hold koinobori (carp-streamers) festivals in celebration of Children’s Day, a day t..

Osaka, Akutagawa Sakurazutsumi.. 6 Free
Niku Fes Osaka

Niku Fes Osaka

Apr 29 - May 10th

Niku Fes Osaka is an annual event celebrating all things meat. Carnivores will be delighted with the range of eats on offer, with..

Osaka, Nagai Park Free
Osaka Oktoberfest

Osaka Oktoberfest

Mid May - Early Jun

A genuine beer festival experience in Japan.

Osaka, Nagai Park 1 ¥200
Otaue Rice Planting Festival

Otaue Rice Planting Festival

Mid Jun

Japan reaffirms its deep connections with its staple crop at the annual Sumiyoshi Shrine rice-planting festival in Osaka on June..

Osaka, Sumiyoshi Shrine 16
Daigaku Festival at Ikune Shrine

Daigaku Festival at Ikune Shrine

Late Jul

Centering around an impressive array of almost a hundred lanterns, this is a festival worth a trek to attend. If traditional Japanese..

Osaka, Ikune shrine 1 Free
Tenjin Matsuri

Tenjin Matsuri

Late Jul

Tenjin Matsuri, which literally means festival of the Gods, is one of the most symbolic water and light festivals in Osaka, held..

Osaka, Tenmangu Shrine 4 Free
Yodogawa Fireworks Festival

Yodogawa Fireworks Festival

Mid Aug

Firework (hanabi) viewing at Yodogawa River with half a million people. One of top ten ways to spend your summer in Osaka.

Osaka, Yodogawa River, Osaka.. 1 Free

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