Festivals of Japan : Chubu

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

* Due to COVID-19, many festivals are being cancelled this year. Please check each festival on the official website to confirm if it will take place or not.

Early February - Early March every year (tentative)

Kawazu Cherry Blossom Festival

Shizuoka

Late February every year (tentative)

Katsuyama Sagicho Festival

Fukui

Early April every year (tentative)

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

Yamanashi

Early April - Late April every year (tentative)

Takato Cherry Blossom Festival

Nagano

Early April every year (tentative)

Inuyama Festival

Aichi

Spring Takayama Festival (Sanno Festival) Mid-April every year (tentative) [Autumn Festival (Hachiman Festival) Early October every year (tentative)

Takayama Festival

Gifu

Mid-April every year (tentative)

Furukawa Festival

Gifu

Early May every year (tentative)

Hamamatsu Festival

Shizuoka

Mid-May every year (tentative)

OGAKI FESTIVAL

Gifu

Late July every year (tentative)

Owari Tsushima Tennoh Festival

Aichi

Early August every year (tentative)

Shimizu Port Festival

Shizuoka

Late August every year (tentative)

Yoshida Fire Festival

Yamanashi

Early November - Late November every year (tentative)

Korankei Momiji Festival

Aichi

Early May every year (tentative)

Takaoka Mikuruma-yama Festival

Toyama

Early May every year (tentative)

Seihakusai Festival

Ishikawa

Early May every year (tentative)

Iga Ueno NINJA Festa

Mie

September 1 to 3 every year

Etchu-Yatsuo Owara Kaze-no-Bon

Toyama

Every year in the second week of October

Matsushiro Sanada Jumangoku Festival

Nagano

Every year for the 3 days of the Friday, Saturday and Sunday that are closest to October 25

Ueno Tenjin Festival

Mie

Every year on January 15

Nozawa Onsen Dosojin Fire Festival

Nagano

Early February - Mid-February every year (tentative)

Shiramine Yukidaruma Snowmen Festival

Ishikawa

Every year on February 13 to 14

Jizo Exorcism Festival

Yamanashi

Late February every year (tentative)

Tokamachi Snow Festival

Niigata

May 2–4 every year

Takada Cherry Blossom Festival Takada Park

Niigata

May 19–21 every year

Mikuni Festival

Fukui

Every year from early July to mid-October

Noto “Kiriko” Festival

Ishikawa

Every year on August 2/3

Nagaoka Festival Grand Fireworks Show

Niigata

Every year on the first Friday to Sunday of August

Jantokoi Uozu Festival

Toyama

Every year on the first Sunday of August and the day before.

ishidori matsuri

Mie

Late August every year (tentative)

Kuzuryu Festival Eiheiji Dai Toro Nagashi

Fukui

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