9 upcoming events
Snow Machine Hakuba

Snow Machine Hakuba

Mar 1 - Mar 4th

For the first time, a major music festival is coming to a Japanese ski field in the winter! Snow Machine is a 4 day music festival..

Nagano, Happo Village ¥13,000
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, Matsumoto City Art.. 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, Nawate Street 10 Free
Matsumoto Grand Taiko Festival

Matsumoto Grand Taiko Festival

Late Jul

An introduction to the raw and elegant sound and fury of the Matsumoto Taiko Festival

Nagano, Matsumoto Castle 4 Free
Nagaoka Festival

Nagaoka Festival

Early Aug

Nagaoka Festival and Fireworks a tradition since 1946 to commemorate victims of war and earthquakes.

Nagano, Shinano Riverside 1 Free
Lantern Festival in Nozawa Onsen

Lantern Festival in Nozawa Onsen

Early Sep

Nozawa Holidays are hosting guests over the weekend of the 8th and 9th of September for the autumn lantern festival. The festival..

Nagano, Nozawa Onsen Free
Nagano Ebisukō Fireworks Festival

Nagano Ebisukō Fireworks Festival

Late Nov

If you think fireworks festivals in Japan are only typical of the summer, then you should visit Nagano around the end of Novem..

Nagano, Saigawa Daini-ryokuchi.. 10 Free
Nagano Lantern Festival

Nagano Lantern Festival

Early - Mid Feb

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

Nagano, Zenkoji Temple 3 Free

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