19 upcoming events
Hiroshima Animation Festival

Hiroshima Animation Festival

Aug 20th - Aug 24th

Hiroshima's biennial animation festival, introduced on the 40th anniversary of the atomic bomb, promoting the spirit of 'Love..

Hiroshima, JMS Aster Plaza.. 1 Free
Saijo Sake Festival

Saijo Sake Festival

Oct 10th - Oct 11th

Two days of food stalls, live music, entertainment and over 900 types of sake from all over Japan.

Hiroshima
Shirakami Shrine Autumn Festival

Shirakami Shrine Autumn Festival

Late Oct

Shirakami Shrine, in downtown Hiroshima, buzzes with activity, stalls and kagura theater for two nights at the end of October every..

Hiroshima, Shirakami Shrine.. Free
Hiroshima Dreamination

Hiroshima Dreamination

Mid Nov - Early Jan

Wander through the lights along Hiroshima's main Peace boulevard (Heiwa-Odori) for a fun (& free) winter event offering lots..

Hiroshima, Peace Boulevard.. 1 Free
Tondo Festival

Tondo Festival

Friday - Jan 15th

Annual festival held around January 15th all across the country to burn old talismans and charms and pray for good luck in the year..

Hiroshima, Gokoku Shrine 1
Momotesai on Miyajima

Momotesai on Miyajima

Wednesday - Jan 20th

Ritual firing of arrows at Omoto Shrine on the island of Miyajima

Hiroshima, Omoto Shrine Free
Miyajima Oyster Festival

Miyajima Oyster Festival

Early Feb

Hiroshima's annual oyster festival is held on Miyajima island during oyster season in February.

Hiroshima, Miyajima 1 Free
Hiroshima Kanzake Festival

Hiroshima Kanzake Festival

Late Mar

The Hiroshima Kanzake Festival brings the delights of warmed sake to the world. Warming the beverage is said to bring out a depth..

Hiroshima, Hiroshima Castle.. 4 ¥300

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