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Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremony

Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremony

Thursday - Aug 6th

A time to respect those who lost their lives and hope for a peaceful, war-free future for the world. August 6th is a significant..

Hiroshima, Hiroshima Peace.. 3 Free
Ominato Nebuta

Ominato Nebuta

Aug 7th - Aug 9th

Celebrate summer with Ominato Nebuta, a unique Japanese festival; a procession of samurai and deity floats, literally in peopl..

Aomori, Ominato 6 Free
Mori no Kuni Summer Festival

Mori no Kuni Summer Festival

Thursday - Aug 13th

The Mori no Kuni Summer Festival combines undemanding country festival entertainments with a truly riveting fireworks display in..

Ehime, Niji-no-Mori-koen Free
Asakusa Toro Nagashi

Asakusa Toro Nagashi

Saturday - Aug 15th

The annual Toro Nagashi festival in Asakusa is held every summer. Originally an act of mourning for the dead, the event now has..

Tokyo, Azaumabashi Bridge,.. 5 Free
Gozan no Okuribi (Mountain Bonfire)

Gozan no Okuribi (Mountain Bonfire)

Sunday - Aug 16th

Believed to be dated back to the 13th century, Gozan no Okuribi is an annual traditional event that takes place annually on August..

Kyoto
Niwaka Lantern Festival

Niwaka Lantern Festival

Saturday - Aug 22nd

You might have heard of Kiriko in Wajima but do you know Niwaka? A procession of colorfully painted floats mark the end of sum..

Ishikawa 1
Minami Koshigaya Awa Odori Festival

Minami Koshigaya Awa Odori Festival

Aug 21st - Aug 23rd

Awa Odori, the famed dance festival from Tokushima, is celebrated in the Tokyo suburb of Koshigaya every year from August 24th to..

Saitama, Koshigaya City 4 Free
Echizen Asakura Mantoya Lightup

Echizen Asakura Mantoya Lightup

Aug 22nd - Aug 23rd

Echizen Asakura Mantoya in Fukui is an annual summer illumination event held at the ancient historical site, Ichijodani Asakura..

Fukui, Ichijōdani Asaku.. 8 Free

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