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Hokkaido

Hokkaido

Feb. Asahikawa Fuyu Matsuri(Asahikawa Winter Festival)[Asahikawa], Sapporo Yuki matsuri(Sapporo Snow Festival)[Sapporo] June YOSAKOI Sōran Matsuri (YOSAKOI Sōran Festival)[Sapporo] Aug. Ubagami Daijingū Togyosai(Ubagami Shrine Festival) [Esashi], Kotohira Jinja Reitaisai(Kotohira Shrine Autumn Festival)[Nemuro]

[2016]

Tohoku

Aomori

Feb. Hachinohe Enburi[Hachinohe] Apr. Hirosaki Sakura Matsuri(Hirosaki Cherry Blossom Festival)[Hirosaki] Aug. Hirosaki Neputa Matsuri(Hirosaki Neputa Festival)[Hirosaki], Aomori Nebuta Matsuri(Aomori Nebuta Festival)[Aomori], Goshogawara Tachi Neputa[Goshogawara]

[2016]

Iwate

Feb. Iwate Yuki Matsuri(Iwate Snow Festival)[Shizukuishi] June Chagu Chagu Umakko[Morioka] Aug. Sansa Odori(Sansa Dance)[Morioka] Sept. Hanamaki Matsuri(Hanamaki Festival)[Hanamaki], Kuji Aki Matsuri(Kuji Autumn Festival)[Kuji]

[2016]

Miyagi

Mar. Shiogama Jinja Hote Matsuri(Shiogama Shrine Hote Festival)[Shiogama] May Aoba Matsuri(Aoba Matsuri)[Sendai] Aug. Sendai Tanabata Matsuri(Sendai Tanabata Festival) Oct. Michinoku YOSAKOI Matsuri(Michinoku Yosakoi Festival)[Sendai]

[2016]

Akita

Feb. Namahage Sedo Matsuri(Namahage sedo Festival)[Oga], Yokote Kamakura[Yokote] Aug. Akita Kantō Matsuri(Akita Kantō Festival)[Akita], Zenkoku Hanabi Kyōgi Taikai(All Japan Fireworks Competition)[Daisen]

[2016]

Yamagata

May Sakata Matsuri(Sakata Festival)[Sakata] June Ōyama Inu Matsuri(Ōyama Dog Festival)[Tsuruoka] Aug. Yamagata Hanagasa Matsuri(Yamagata Hanagasa Fesival)[Yamagata], Shinjō Matsuri(Shinjō Festival)[Shinjo] Sept. Nihon ichi no Imoni-kai Festival(No.1 Imoni get-togethers Festival)[Yamagata]

[2016]

Fukushima

July Aizu Tajima Gion Matsuri(Aizu Tajima Gion Festival)[Minami-Aizu], Sōma Nomaoi[Sōma] Aug. Fukushima Waraji Matsuri(Fukushima sandals Festival)[Fukushima] Sept. Aizu Matsuri(Aizu Festival)[Aizu-Wakamatsu] Oct. Nihonmatsu Chōchin Matsuri(Nihonmatsu Lantern Festival)[Nihonmatsu]

[2016]

Kanto

Ibaraki

Feb. Mito no Ume Matsuri(Mito Japanese apricot Festival)[Mito] Aug. Mito Kōmon Matsuri(Mito Kōmon Festival)[Mito], Matsuri Tsukuba(Tsukuba Festibal)[Tsukuba] Sept. Hitachino Kuni Sōjagū Taisai(Hitachi Sōja Shrine Autumn Festival)[Ishioka] Oct. Tsuchiura Zenkoku Hanabi Kyōgikai(Tsuchiura All Japan Fireworks Competition)[Tsuchiura]

[2016]

Tochigi

Apl. Ashikaga Flower Park Ōfuji Matsuri(Ashikaga Flower Park Wisteria floribunda Festival)[Ashikaga] July Oyama Summer Festival(Oyama), Yama-age Matsuri(Yama-age Festival)[Nasu-Karasuyama] Aug. Furusato Miya Matsuri(home town Shrine Festival)[Utsunomiya] Nov. Utsunomiya GyŌza Matsuri(Utsunomiya GyŌza Festival)[Utsunomiya]

[2016]

Gunma

Aug. Fujioka Matsuri(Fujioka Festival)[Fujioka], Numata Matsuri(Numata Festival)[Numata], Kiryū Yagibushi Matsuri(Kiryū Yagibushi Festival)[Kiryū], Takasaki Matsuri(Takasaki Festival)[Takasaki] Oct. Maebashi Matsuri(Maebashi Festival)[Maebashi]

[2016]

Saitama

July Kumagaya Uchiwa Matsuri(Kumagaya Uchiwa Festival)[Kumagaya] Aug. Minami-Koshigaya Awa Odori(Minami-Koshigaya Awa Dance)[Koshigaya] Oct. Tokorozawa Matsuri(Tokorozawa Festival)[Tokorozawa], Kawagoe Hikawa Matsuri(Kawagoe Hikawa Festival)[Kawagoe], Dec. Chichibu Yo Matsuri(Chichibu Night Festival)[Chichibu]

[2016]

Chiba

July Narita Gion Matsuri(Narita Gion Festival)[Narita], Mobara Tanabata Matsuri(Mobara Tanabata Festival)[Mobara], Sahara no Taisai Natsu matsuri(Sahara Summer Festibal)[Katori], Kashiwa Matsuri(Kashiwa Festival)[Kashiwa] Aug. Kisarazu Minato Matsuri(Kisarazu Port Festival)[Kisarazu]

[2016]

Tokyo

May Kanda Matsuri(Kanda Festival)[Chiyoda], Sanja Matsuri(Three Shrine Festival)[Taitō] July Sumidagawa Hanabi Taikai(Sumidagawa Fireworks Festival)[Taitō] Aug. Kōen-ji Awa Odori(Kōen-ji Awa Dance)[Suginami], Azabu-Jūban Noryō Matsuri(Azabu-Jūban Cooling Dwon Festival)[Minato]

[2016]

Kanagawa

May Yokosuka Carry Festival[Yokosuka] June Yokohama Kaikō Matsuri(The Openning port of Yokohama, Festival)[Yokohama], July Syōnan Hiratsuka Tanabata Matsuri(Syōnan Hiratsuka Tanabata Festival)[Hiratsuka] Aug. Atsugi Ayu Matsuri(Atsugi Sweetfish Festival)[Atsugi], Tamagawa Hanabi Taikai(Tama River Fireworks Festival)

[2016]

Chubu

Niigata

Tōkamachi Yuki Matsuri(Tōkamachi Snow festival)[Tōkamachi] June Enma Ichi(Enma Market)[Kashiwazaki] Jul. Murakami Taisai(Murakami Festival) Aug. Nagaoka Matsuri(Nagaoka Festival)[Nagaoka] Sept. Niigata Sō Odori Matsuri(Niigata Dance Festival)[Niigata]

[2016]

Toyama

May Sannō Matsuri(Sannō Festival)[Toyama] July Himi Gion Matsuri(Himi Gion Festival)[Himi] Aug. Takaoka Tanabata Matsuri(Takaoka Tanabata Festival)[Takaoka] Sep. Owara Kaze no Bon[Toyama] Oct. Shinminato Hikiyama Matsuri(Shinminato Hikiyama Festival)[Imizu]

[2016]

Ishikawa

May Seihaku Sai(Seihaku Festival)[Nanao], Kanazawa Hyakumangoku Matsuri(Kanazawa Hyakumangoku Festival)[Kanazawa] June Noto Yosakoi Matsuri(Noto Yosakoi Festival)[Nanao] July Hokkoku Hanabi Kanazawa Taikai(Hokkoku Kanazawa Fireworks Festival)[Kanazawa] Sept. Komatsu Kichi Kōkū Sai(Komatsu Air Base Festival)[Komatsu]

[2016]

Fukui

Apr. Fukui Haru Matsuri(Fukui Spring Festival)[Fukui] July Echizen Natsu Matsuri(Echizen Summer Festival)[Echizen] Aug. Fukui Phoenix Matsuri(Fukui Phoenix Festival), Ono Shiro Matsuri(Ōno Castle Festival)[Ōno] Sept. Tsuruga Matsuri(Tsuruga Festival)[Tsuruga]

[2016]

Yamanashi

Apr. Fuji Shiba-zakura Matsuri(Fuji Phlox subulata Festival), Shingen-kō Matsuri(Takeda Shingen Festival)[Kōfu], Kawanakajima Kassen Sengoku Emaki[Fuefuki] Aug. Shinmei no Hanabi Taikai(Shinmei Fireworks Festival)[Ichikawa-Misato], Yoshida no Hi Matsuri(Yoshida Fire Festival)[Fuji-Yoshida]

[2016]

Nagano

Sept. Ueda Wassyoi[Ueda] Aug. Nagano Binzuru[Nagano], Matsumoto Bonbon[Matsumoto], Suwako Sai kojō Hanabi Taikai(Lake Suwa Fireworks Festival)[Suwa] Nov. Nagano Ebisukō Enka Taikai(Nagano Ebisukoh Fireworks Festival)[Nagano]

[2016]

Gifu

Apr. Haru no Takayama Matsuri(Spring Takayama Festival) Aug. Nagaragawa Zenkoku Hanabi Taikai(Nagaragawa River All Japan Fireworks Competition)[Gifu], Gujō Odori(Gujō Dance)[Gujō] Oct. Aki no Takayama Matsuri(Autumn Takayama Festival), Gifu Nobunaga Matsuri(Gifu Oda Nobunaga Festival)[Gifu]

[2016]

Shizuoka

Apr. Shizuoka Matsuri(Shizuoka Festival)[Shizuoka] May Hamamatsu Matsuri(Hamamatsu Festival)[Hamamatsu] June Yoshiwara Gion Matsuri(Yoshiwara Gion Festival)[Fuji] Aug. Anjin Sai Umi no Hanabi Taikai(Miura Anjin Festival Sea Fireworks Festival)[Itō] Oct. Kakegawa Matsuri(Kakegawa Festival)[Kakegawa]

[2016]

Aichi

Aug. Okazaki Kankō Natsu Matsuri Hanabi Taikai(Okazaki Summer Fireworks Festival)[Okazaki], Anjō Tanabata Matsuri(Anjō Tanabata Festival)[Anjō], Nippon Domannaka Matsuri(Japan Central Festival)[Nagoya] Sept. Setomono Matsuri(Japanese pottery and porcelain Made in Seto Festival)[Seto] Oct. Nagoya Matsuri(Nagoya Festival)[Nagoya]

[2016]

Kansai

Mie

July Ise Jingū Hōnō Zenkoku Hanabi Taikai(Fireworks Festival for Ise Grand Shrine)[Ise] Aug. Ishidori Matsuri(Stone Bringing Festival)[Kuwana] Oct. Yokkaichi Matsuri(Yokkaichi Festival)[Yokkaichi], Tsu Matsuri(Tsu Festival)[Tsu] Nov. Ujisato Matsuri(Ujisato Festival)[Matsusaka]

[2016]

Shiga

Apr. Hiyoshi Sannō Matsuri(Hiyoshi Sannō Festival)[Otsu], Nagahama Hikiyama Matsuri(Nagahama Hikiyama Festival)[Nagahama] Aug. Hikone Bayashi Sō Odori Taikai(Hikone Dance Festival)[Hikone], Biwa-ko Dai Hanabi Taikai(Lake Biwa Grand Fireworks Festival)[Ōtsu] Oct. Ōtsu Matsuri(Ōtsu Festival)[Ōtsu]

[2016]

Kyoto

May Aoi Matsuri(Aoi Festival)[Kyōto] July Gion Matsuri(Gion Festival)[Kyōto] Aug. Fukuchiyama Dokkoise Matsuri(Fukuchiyama Dokkoise Festival)[Fukuchiyama], Daimonji Gozan no Okuribi[Kyōto] Oct. Jidai Matsuri[Kyoto]

[2016]

Osaka

June Aizen Matsuri(Aizen Festival)[Ōsaka] July Tenjin Matsuri(Tenjin Festival)[Ōsaka], Sumiyoshi Matsuri(Sumiyoshi Festival)[Ōsaka] Aug. Kyōsosai PL hanabi geijutsu(PL Art of Fireworks)[Tondabayashi] Sept. Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri(Kishiwada Danjiri Festival)[Kishiwada]

[2016]

Hyogo

Jan. Nishinomiya Jinja Tōka Ebisu(Nishinomiya Shrine Tōka Ebisu)[Nishinomiya] Mar. Kōbe Matsuri(Kōbe Festival)[Kōbe] June Himeji Yukata Matsuri(Himeji Yukata Festival)[Himeji] Oct. Nada no Kenka Matsuri(Nada Fight Festival)[Himeji] Dec. Akōgishi Sai(Forty-seven Ronin Festival)[Akō]

[2016]

Nara

Jan. Dada-dō no Oni Hashiri[Gojō] Mar. Kasuga no Matsuri(Kasuga Festival)[Nara] Aug. Nara Tōka-e[Nara], Totsugawa no Ō Odori(Totsugawa Grand Dance)[Totsugawa] Dec. Kasuga Wakamiya On Matsuri(Kasuga Wakamiya Shrine Festival)[Nara]

[2016]

Wakayama

Apr. Kumano Hongū Taisha Reitaisai(Kumano Hongū Shrine Spring Festival)[Tanabe] May Waka Matsuri(Waka Festival)[Wakayama] July Nachi no Hi Matsuri(Nachi Fire Festival)[Nachi-Katsuura], Kokawa Matsuri(Kokawa Festival)[Kinokawa], Tanabe Matsuri(Tanabe Festival)[Tanabe]

[2016]

Chugoku

Tottori

Aug. Kurayoshi Utsubuki Matsuri(Kurayoshi Utsubuki Festival)[Kurayoshi], Yonago Gaina Matsuri(Yonago Gaina Festival)[Yonago], Tottori Shanshan Matsuri(Tottori Shanshan Festival)[Tottori] Oct. Tottori Sanjū Ni Mangoku Oshiro Matsuri(Tottori 32 Mangoku Castle Festival)[Tottori], Sakai-minato Suisan Matsuri(Sakai-minato Marine Products Festival)[Sakai-minato]

[2016]

Shimane

July Nimagoise Matsuri(Nimagoise Festival)[Ōda], Hikawa Dandan Yosakoi Matsuri(Hikawa Dandan Yosakoi Festival)[Izumo] Aug. Matsue Suigō Matsuri(Matsue Suigō Festival)[Matsue], Izumo Shinwa Matsuri(Izumo Mysology Festival)[Izumo], Yasugi Tsuki no Wa Matsuri(Yasugi Tsuki no Wa Festival)[Yasugi]

[2016]

Okayama

Feb. Saidaiji Eyō(Saidaiji Temple Festival)[Okayama] Aug. Okayama Momotarō Matsuri(Okayama Peach Boy Festival)[Okayama] Oct. Kō Yachimangū Reitaisai(Kō Hachimangū Shrine Autumn Festival)[Kurashiki], Tsuyama Matsuri(Tsuyama Festival)[Tsuyama], Kuse Matsuri and Katsuyama Matsuri(Kuse Festival and Katsuyama Festival)[Maniwa]

[2016]

Hiroshima

May Hiroshima Flower Festival[Hiroshima] June Toukasan[Hiroshima] Jul. Onomichi Sumiyoshi Hanabi Matsuri(Onomichi Sumiyoshi Shrine Fireworks Festival)[Onomichi] Aug. Kangen Sai(Kangen Festival)[Hatsukaichi(Miyajima)] Oct. Sake Matsuri(Sake Festival)[Higashi-Hiroshima]

[2016]

Yamaguchi

Aug. Hagi Natsu Matsuri(Hagi Summer Festival)[Hagi], Yanai Kingyo-Chōchin Matsuri(Yanai Goldfish Lantern Festival)[Yanai], Yamaguchi Tanabata Chōchin Matsuri(Yamaguchi Tanabata Lantern Festival)[Yamaguchi], Shimonoseki Bakan Matsuri(Shimonoseki Bakan Festival)[Shimonoseki] Nov. Hōfu Tenmangū Gojinkōsai(Hōfu Tenmangū Shrine Gojiko Festival)[Hōfu]

[2016]

Shikoku

Tokushima

July Yoshinogawa Festival(Yoshino River Festival)[Tokushima], Komatsushima Minato Matsuri(Komatsushima Port Festival)[Komatsushima] Aug. Naruto-shi Awa Odori(Naruto City Awa Dance)[Naruto], Awa Odori(Awa Dance)[Tokushima] Nov. Awa no Tanuki Matsuri(Awa Raccoon dog Festival)[Tokushima]

[2016]

Kagawa

May Marugame Oshiro Matsuri(Marugame Castle Festival)[Marugame], Sakaide Shio Matsuri(Sakaide Salt Festival)[Sakaide] Aug. Sanuki Takamatsu Matsuri(Sanuki Takamatsu Festival)[Takamatsu] Oct. Kotohiki Hachimangū Taisai(Kotohiki Hachimagū Shrine Festival)[Kanonji], Takamatsu Aki no Matsuri(Takamatsu Autumn Festival)[Takamatsu]

[2016]

Ehime

Feb. Tsubaki Matsuri(Camellia japonica Festival)[Matsuyama] Mar. Dōgo Onsen Matsuri(Dōgo Onsen Festival)[Matsuyama] Oct. Matsuyama Aki Matsuri(Matsuyama Autumn Festival)[Matsuyama], Niihama Taiko Matsuri(Niihama Taiko Festival)[Niihama], Saijō Matsuri(Saijō Festival)[Saijō]

[2016]

Kochi

Apr. Dorome Matsuri(Dorome Festival)[Kōnan] Aug. Shimin Matsuri Asizuri Matsuri(Ashizuri Festival)[Tosa-Shimizu], Yosakoi Matsuri(Yosakoi Festival)[Kochi] Sept. Kure Hachimangū Shūki Taisai(Kure Hachimangū Shrine Autumn Festival)[Naka-Tosa] Nov. Ichijō Taisai(Ichijō Shrine Festival](Shimanto)

[2016]

Kyushu

Fukuoka

May Hakata Dontaku[Fukuoka], Moji Minato Matsuri(Moji Port Festival)[Kita-Kyushu] July Hakata Gion Yamakasa[Fukuoka] Aug. Wassyoi Hyakuman Natsu Matsuri(Wassyoi Million Summer Festival)[Kita-Kyushu] Oct. Hakata Okunchi[Fukuoka]

[2016]

Saga

Apr. Arita Tōki-ichi(Arita Japanese pottery and porcelain Market)[Arita] July Hamasaki Gion Yamakasa[Karatsu] Aug. Sagajōka Sakae no Kuni Matsuri(Saga Castle Festival) Oct. Imari Tontenton Matsuri(Imari Tontenton Festival)[Imari] Nov. Karatsu Kunchi[Karatsu]

[2016]

Nagasaki

Jan. Nagasaki Lantern Festival[Nagasaki] Apr. Nagasaki Hansen Matsuri(Nagasaki Sailing Ship Festival)[Nagasaki] Sept. Nonnoko Isahaya Matsuri(Nonnoko Isahaya Matsuri) Oct. Nagasaki Kunchi[Nagasaki], YOSAKOI Sasebo Matsuri(Yosakoi Sasebo Festival)[Sasebo]

[2016]

Kumamoto

Aug. Yamaga Tōrō Matsuri(Yamaga Tōrō Festival)[Yamaga], Hi no Kuni Matsuri(Fire Land Festival)[Kumamoto] Sept. Fujisaki Hachimangū Shuki Reitaisai(Fujisaki Hachimangū Shrine Autumn Festival)[Kumamoto] Oct. Yatsushiro Zengoku Hanabi Kyōgi Taikai(Yatsushiro All Japan Fireworks Competition)[Yatsushiro] Nov. Myōkengū Taisai(Myōkengū Shrine Autumen Festival)[Yatsushiro]

[2016]

Oita

Apr. Beppu Hatto Onsen Matsuri(Beppu Hatto Hot Spring Festival)[Beppu] July Usuki Gion Matsuri(Usuki Gion Festival)[Usuki], Nakatsu Gion(Nakatsu), Hita Gion Matsuri(Hita Gion Festival) Aug. Ōita Tanabata Matsuri(Ōita Tanabata Festival)[Ōita]

[2016]

Miyazaki

Apr. Nobeoka Daishi Matsuri(Nobeoka Daishi Temple Festival)[Nobeoka] July Hososhima Minato Matsuri(Hososhima Port Festival)[Hyuga] Aug. Hyuga Hyottoko Natsu Matsuri(Hyuga Hyottoko Summer Festival)[Hyuga], Toi-misaki Hi Matsuri(Toi cape Fire Festival)[Kushima] Oct. Miyazaki Jingū Taisai(Miyazaki Shrine Autumn Festival)[Miyazaki]

[2016]

Kagoshima

July Kirishima Kokubu Natsu Matsuri(Kirishima Kokubu Summer Festival)[Kirishima], Ogionsaa[Kagoshima] Aug. Kagoshima Kinkōwan Summer Night Dai Hanabi Taikai(Kagoshima Kinkō bay Summer Night Grand Fireworks Festival)[Kagoshima] Sept. Sendai ŌTsunahiki(Sendai Tug of war)[Satsuma-Sendai] Nov. Ohara Matsuri(Ohara Festival)[Kagoshima]

[2016]

Okinawa

June Itoman Hare(Itoman) Sept. Okinawa Zentō Eisa Matsuri(All Okinawa Eisa Festival)[Okinawa] Oct. Naha Ōtsunahiki Matsuri(Naha Tug of War Festival)[Naha], Okinawa no Sangyō Matsuri(Okinawa Industrial Festival)[Naha] Nov. Okinawa Samba Carnival[Okinawa]

[2016]