Plum Blossom Close-up©JNTO

Baikasai Kyoto Plum Blossom Festival

The Baikasai Plum Blossom Festival takes place every year on…

Wakakusa Yamayaki Festival

On the fourth Saturday in January, the incredible Wakakusa Yamayaki…
Sumo Wrestlers©JAPAN and more

Grand Sumo Tournament on NHK World

COVID-19 has robbed us of traveling to Japan for a second spring…
Zao Snow Monsters©JNTO

Zao Snow Monster Festival

The Zao Snow Monster Festival is a natural event that occurs…
Takayama Festival

Takayama Festival Autumn 2017

Takayama holds one of the most beautiful festivals in Japan.…
Kishiwada Danjiri Festival

Kishiwada Danjiri Festival

The Kishiwada Danjiri Festival, or Danjiri Matsuri, dates back…
Mount Fuji Climbing Season

Mount Fuji Climbing Season Ceremonies

Mount Fuji is the highest mountain in Japan and is open to climbers…
Hamamatsu Festival

Hamamatsu Festival 2017

Hamamatsu, known as the windy city, is an excellent place for…
Fuji Rock Festival 2017

Fuji Rock Festival 2017

The Fuji Rock Festival is Japan’s largest outdoor music festival…
Anime Japan

Anime Japan 2017

Anime Japan, one of the largest anime fairs in the world, will…