Every year in Japan, people gather to celebrate the one week blooming period of the beautiful wisteria trees.Come see the many wisteria festivals around Tokyo!
The large 134 acre Yoyogi Park is a beautiful green space in Tokyo. The park is a gather spot for locals and visitors looking for something different while in Tokyo. Seeing the cherry blossoms in the spring is an unforgettable experience.
Opening in Ikebukuro is the limited time Kimi no Na wa cafe. Enjoy food that has been completely copied from the movie and buy official limited time goods at the pop-up shop.
See the Pacman rickshaw light up the night in Asakusa. Don't forget your camera for this once in a lifetime experience. Be sure to sign up for your chance to ride in this crazy Pacman in 2016.
It’s One Piece…It’s Naruto…it’s Jump Festa 2017! The annual Shonen Jump event held every December, bringing fans from different anime and manga series together under one roof! Experience what the future holds for your favorite series at Jump Festa 20...
Kyoto is home to temples and shrines, the old capital of Japan has many festivals all year long such as Gion festival. There is something different to enjoy every season. Each festival is full of culture, history, and fun events.
In Japan, seeing the first sunrise every year is a big event. This custom started in the Meiji period (1868-1912), and the origin was the New Year’s ceremony by the Emperor.
Osaka is a large city in the Kansai region in Japan. The Osaka Hikari no Renaissance 2016 is a beautiful and large illumination near the city center. Enjoy the lights while having a great meal.
The Tokyo German Village Winter Illumination 2016-2017 is an enchanting field of lights. Located in Chiba, just outside of Tokyo this park is a vast winter wonderland.
The Sagamiko Illumination 2016-2017 is a forest of lights with different themes. Walk around or take the chair lift to see the field of lights. This illumination claims to use the most lights in the Kanto region.
Enjoy skating while at the Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse Illumination in 2016. This is a family friendly event sent in a historic building. What's more seasonal than ice skating?
The Tokyo Midtown Christmas is a very popular illumination event in Roppongi. In 2016, the illuminations have been redesigned and they are better than ever. Enjoy the lights while listening to live music on the weekends.
The Caretta Shiodome Illumination is known for the amazing light shows. In 2016, the shows have gotten even better and they are every twenty minutes. See the Tokyo Bay and Rainbow Bridge from the observation deck.
The Tokyo Skytree Dream Christmas 2016 is a fun event for all ages. Enjoy the illuminations, the daily concerts, and the Christmas-themed Skytree. There is always something exciting at the Tokyo Skytree.
The Marunouchi/Ginza Winter Illumination 2016-2017 is considered to be a more classy illumination. This illumination can only be enjoy while walking outside. On the weekends, certain streets in Ginza are pedestrian only.
The Yomiuri Land Jewellumination 2016-2017 is a wonderland of lights on the outskirts of Tokyo. Every part of the amusement park has a different theme, so there is something for everyone.
The Ebisu Garden Place Winter Illumination 2016-2017 showcases brilliant chandeliers from France. The streets are lighted with illuminated trees and there is a very romantic atmosphere.
The Starry Sky Illumination 2016-2017 and the Artelligent Christmas 2016 in Roppongi Hills are must-see illuminations while in Tokyo. During the holidays, illumination events attract many people, this year the ever-popular Kimi no Na wa. is incorpora...
Rikugien Gardens in the center of Tokyo is a beautiful place to see an autumn leaf illumination. This limited-time event is a must see while in Tokyo during autumn 2016.
The Omotesando Hills Christmas Illumination 2016 is an indoor illumination perfect for couples and families. Be surrounded by the holiday lights and get into the Christmas spirit.
Illuminations in Tokyo are a popular event for couples and families. In 2016, the illuminations are going to be more elaborate than the previous years. LED lights inspire creative exhibits while various places try to out-do each other.
Saga International Balloon Fiesta is a once a year event that brings in people from all over the world. This is one of Saga prefecture's biggest events attracting many people.
Halloween in Japan has become extremely popular in the last ten years. Every year the celebrations get bigger and more elaborate. There will be many Halloween events in Tokyo in 2016.
Visit Sensoji Temple, eat like a sumo wrestler, and wear a traditional kimono. While walking along Nakamise Street there are many shops with traditional sweets. Eating while walking is half the fun.
Did you miss all the fireworks events in summer? Don’t worry! There are plenty of fireworks events scheduled in autumn. Here is the 5 fireworks festivals held in October around Tokyo.
How did people travelled from Kyoto to Tokyo a few hundred years ago? Let's visit Narai-juku, a preserved post town from Edo period, to find out!
Japanese school festivals called "Bunkasai" or "Gakuensai" are truly something worth witnessing first hand. The attention to detail and the overall creativity from students really is something that will impress you.
Yamagata Prefecture is located on the westernmost part of the Tohoku region and facing the Sea of Japan. Lately many tourists come to enjoy the serene nature and delicious local cuisine!
Ouchijuku is a village made of over 30 traditional Japanese houses in Fukushima prefecture and it is getting a very popular destination for tourists these days.
There are interesting festivals in Hakodate which is one of famous sightseeing spots of Hokkaido. Followings are Hakodate’s popular and representative festival of each season!
6 festivals held in Tohoku are well known and many tourists come. Each of festival is significantly different from others, but all of them are exciting.
Coming this summer is an event Pokemon fans won’t want to miss! Pikachus are invading Minato Mirai in Yokohama and will be dancing and performing for this limited time one week long event.
World's first Snoopy Museum newly opened in Roppongi, Tokyo on April 23rd! This is where you can enjoy Snoopy and Peanut World to the fullest. You'll be in love with adorable Peanut cartoons!
"Red Bull Air Race 2016 Chiba" Chiba, the birth place of Japan's civil aviation, is the perfect place to have this exciting event. Find out more about this event here.