Location: Niigata

Echigo Matsudai Fuyu-no-jin (Winter Festival) 2017

It is a winter festival on snow! There are many plans such as Yosakoi dance, tug of war on snow,…

Nakasato Setsugen Carnival 2017

The unusual traditional Muko-nage and Baitou Festivals; and the Matsudai Fuyu-no-jin, an obstacle race on a snowy course, are collectively…

Sado Shokunojin 2017

“Sado Shokunojin” is a food event in Sado, Niigata. There are food stands, provided local dishes and Japanese sake, traditional…

Hodare Festival 2017

Hodare in English is “male genitals”, but if the character HODARE are used, the meaning then becomes “the ripening of…

Echigokawaguchi Kamakura Firefly Festival 2017

It is a snow festival in Kawaguchi, Niigata. Thousands of candles make fantasy world in snow field. There are many…

Sawane Harbor Sawata Oyster Festival 2017

Event to eat oysters held at Sawane port.

Niigata Sakenojin 2017

Niigata Sakenojin is held in 2016! Niigata Sakenojin was originally held in 2004 as a fifty’s anniversary of Niigata Sake…

Echigo Nagaoka Bishu Meguri – Meet Tasty Sake in The Town

Nagaoka is one of famous sake town in Niigata, Japan. 34 restaurants serve special menu which can be taken stamps…

Niigata Senbei Okoku

Senbei Okoku, which means “the kingdom of rice crackers,” offers visitors the rare opportunity to try roasting rice crackers by…