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19 upcoming events
Otaue Rice Planting Festival

Otaue Rice Planting Festival

Tuesday - Jun 14th

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

Osaka 16
Senshu Beach Lantern Festival

Senshu Beach Lantern Festival

Early Jul

Lanterns have long been used in various cultures as a way of warding off evil spirits, for providing light, and for making wishes..

Osaka Free
Daigaku Festival at Ikune Shrine

Daigaku Festival at Ikune Shrine

Jul 24th - Jul 25th

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

Osaka 2 Free
Tenjin Matsuri

Tenjin Matsuri

Jul 24th - Jul 25th

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

Osaka 4 Free
Yodogawa Fireworks Festival

Yodogawa Fireworks Festival

Mid Aug

Firework viewing, called hanabi in Japanese, at Yodogawa River is a real crowd pleaser. One of top ten ways to spend your summer..

Osaka 1 Free
Summer Sonic Osaka

Summer Sonic Osaka

Aug 20th - Aug 21st

Summer Sonic is a three-day rock festival that's held simultaneously in both Tokyo and Osaka. With a track record of world..

Osaka ¥15,000
Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri

Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri

Mid Sep

The Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri is the largest, if not greatest, danjiri matsuri (float festival) in Japan. Celebrating 300 year..

Osaka 5 Free

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