Festivals of Japan : Spring

Events across Japan. A collection ranging from traditional to seasonal offerings.

Feb.10 - Mar.10

Kawazu Cherry Blossom Festival

Shizuoka

Feb.19 - Apr.2

BIG HINA MATSURI

Tokushima

Mar.3

Hina Nagashi

Wakayama

Mar.30

Nagashibina in Mochigase

Tottori

Apr

Shibata Cherry Blossom Festival & Ogawara Cherry Blossom Festival

Miyagi

Apr.1 - Apr.17

Takada Cherry Blossom Festival Takada Park

Niigata

Early April 2018

SHINGENーKO FESTIVAL ~The largest samurai parade in the world~

Yamanashi

No fixed date (normally from Apr.1 - Apr.30)

Takato Cherry Blossom Festival

Nagano

Every year on first weekend of April

Inuyama Festival

Aichi

Apr.1 - May.7

Iga Ueno NINJA Festa

Mie

Early April

Beppu Hatto Hot Spring Festival

Oita

Apr.2

Castle Town Obata Cherry Blossom Festival

Gumma

Every year on the second Sunday of April

Washibara Hachimangu Shrine Yabusame Shinji

Shimane

Mid April

Hana Haru Festa

Tokushima

Mid April

The Ushibuka Haiya Festibal

Kumamoto

Apr.13 - Apr.16

Nagahama Hikiyama Festival

Shiga

Spring Takayama Festival (Sanno Festival) Apr.14 - Apr.15 (Every Year) [Autumn Festival (Hachiman Festival) Oct.9 - Oct.10 (Every Year)]

Takayama Festival

Gifu

Apr.19 - Apr.20 (Every Year)

Furukawa Festival

Gifu

Apr.20 - May.5

The Sakura Festival of Kakunodate

Akita

Late April - Early May

Yonezawa Uesugi Festival

Yamagata

Late April - Mid May

Nemophila Harmony

Ibaraki

2017年4月最終日曜日の予定

Tosa Akaoka Dorome Festival

Kochi

The third Friday-Sunday of April every year

Nobeoka Daishi Matsuri

Miyazaki

April 22, 2017 to May 7, 2017 * The 2018 festival dates are to be determined.

Hirosaki Cherry Blossom Festival

Aomori

Every year from April 29 to May 5

Arita Ceramic Bazaar

Saga

May.1

Takaoka Mikuruma-yama Festival

Toyama

May.1 - Late May (tentative)

Tomonoura, Sea Bream Net-fishing

Hiroshima

May.3

Odawara Hojo Godai Festival

Kanagawa

May.3 - May.5

Seihakusai Festival

Ishikawa

May.3 - May.5

Hamamatsu Festival

Shizuoka

May.3 - May.31

Fukigae Dunes Sand Sculpture Festival

Kagoshima

Mid May

Kanda Festival

Tokyo

Friday-Sunday in mid-May

Sanja Festival

Tokyo

Every year on the Saturday and Sunday before May 15th.

OGAKI FESTIVAL

Gifu

May.19- May.21 (every year)

Mikuni Festival

Fukui

Feb.16 - Mar.2

Nagasaki Lantern Festival

Nagasaki

Late February - Late March

Mito Plum Blossom Festival

Ibaraki

Feb.23 - Mar.4

Katsuura Big Doll Festival

Chiba

Saturday, March 24, 2018 (tentative)

The Kanoukaen

Nagasaki

May 2018 (Golden Week)

Heartland Kurashiki

Okayama

May 2, 2018 - May 4, 2018 (tentative)

Shimonoseki Kaikyo Festival

Yamaguchi

May.3 - May.4

Marugame Castle Festival

Kagawa

May.17 - May.18

Nikko Toshogu Shrine Annual Grand Spring Festival

Tochigi

Mid October

Fall Pottery Festival

Shimane

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