15 upcoming events
Sendai's Pageant of Starlight

Sendai's Pageant of Starlight

Nov 1st - Mar 31st

The Sendai Pageant of Starlight is one of Japan's biggest winter illumination displays. Each year from early December thro..

Miyagi 5 Free
Matsushima Hiyoshi Sanno Festival

Matsushima Hiyoshi Sanno Festival

Late Apr

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.. Free
Tohoku Food Marathon & Festiv

Tohoku Food Marathon & Festiv

Apr 25 - Apr 26th

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

Miyagi, Tome City 2 Free
Sendai Ramen Festa

Sendai Ramen Festa

Early May

Taste ramen from all over Japan

Miyagi, Asutonagamachi Morinohiroba.. 1 Free
Sendai International Half Marathon

Sendai International Half Marathon

Mid May

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.. 3 Free
Sendai's Aoba Matsuri

Sendai's Aoba Matsuri

Mid May

The Aoba Matsuri is Sendai's largest festival after Tanabata. A samurai procession, dancers, and various events can be enjoyed..

Miyagi, Sendai City 1 Free
Sendai Tea Ceremony Festival

Sendai Tea Ceremony Festival

Late May

Sendai's annual tea ceremony festival is held at Kotodai Park on the second weekend of June. 13 tea schools gather to offe..

Miyagi, Kotodai park 3 ¥700
Shishi Odori at Kurihara City

Shishi Odori at Kurihara City

Mid Jun

A Shishi Odori group comprises 8 dancers, with the leader at the center. Each performer is also a musician, holding a drum at waist..

Miyagi, Sannoshiseki Park 15 Free

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