Aug 20, 2017

Mantouren Gyoretu (lantern parade), Nagareyama City, Chiba Pref.

Mantouren Gyoretu (lantern parade), Nagareyama City, Chiba Pref.

22nd August, 2017 | Nagareyama City, Chiba Pref.  
Nagareyama is located in the far northwestern corner of Chiba Prefecture, bordered by the Edogawa River to the west.  











# For the details, please access to the followings site;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/170822nagare.html
[Official Homepage of the Event] http://nagareyamakankou.com/         














萬灯練行列(千葉県流山市)

Asia Corridor Trivia, at Nijo Castle, Kyoto Art Center

Asia Corridor Trivia, at Nijo Castle, Kyoto Art Center

19th August - 15th October, 2017 | Nijo Castle, Kyoto Art Center
Artistic Director Tatehata Akira loves to eat at an udon noodles restaurant near Kyoto Art Center called Menbo Yamamoto. His favorite dish on the menu is the nabe-yaki.  












# For the details, please access to the followings site;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/170819kyo_art.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://asiacorridor.org/en/














「東アジア文化都市2017京都 アジア回廊 現代美術展」元離宮二条城 および 京都芸術センター

Teppo Matsuri (rifle shooting festival), Tanegashima Island, Kagoshima

Teppo Matsuri (rifle shooting festival), Tanegashima Island, Kagoshima

20th August, 2017 | Tanegashima Island, Kagoshima Pref.  
Every year the people of Tanegashima go all out in the celebration of the Teppo Matsuri.

The gun festival, celebrates a very significant event that held very important implications for the whole of Japan.   (*reference: Kagoshima Internationalization Council)










# For the details, please access to the followings site;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/170825teppo.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.kagoshima-kankou.com/














種子島鉄砲まつり(鹿児島県西之表市)

Aug 19, 2017

Summer Sonic (music festival), Tokyo & Osaka

Summer Sonic (music festival), Tokyo & Osaka

19th & 20th August, 2017 | Makuhari, Tokyo & Maishima, Osaka  
Summer Sonic is a music festival held at stadiums and arenas in Osaka and the Tokyo area. Performers have included various musicians and artists.  












# For the details, please access to the followings site;


[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/170810sonic.html
[Official Homepage of the Event] http://www.summersonic.com/         















サマーソニック&ソニックマニア(東京:QVC マリンフィールド&幕張メッセ・ 大阪:舞洲サマーソニック大阪特設会場)

Hitachinaka Festival (summer fes.), Hitachinaka City, Ibaragi Pref.

Hitachinaka Festival (summer fes.), Hitachinaka City, Ibaragi Pref.

19th & 20th August, 2017 | Hitachinaka City, Ibaragi Pref.  












# For the details, please access to the followings site;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/170824hitacinaka.html
[Official Homepage of the Event] http://www.hitachinaka-fes.com/













ひたちなか祭り(茨城県ひたちなか市)

Tug of War Competition, Tosa City, Kochi Pref.

Tug of War Competition, Tosa City, Kochi Pref.

19th August, 2017 | Tosa City, Kochi Pref.
Tosa is located in central Kōchi Prefecture, and faces the Shikoku Mountain Range to the north and Pacific Ocean to the south.
The Niyodo River flows through the Takaoka Plain in the town, where rice is grown.  












# For the details, please access to the followings site;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/170817kochi.html
[Official Homepage of the Event] http://www.webkochi.net/kanko/sanpo54.php














大綱まつり(高知県土佐市)

Earth Celebration on Sado Island, Niigata Pref.

Earth Celebration on Sado Island, Niigata Pref.

18th - 20th August, 2017 | on Sado Island, Niigata Pref.  
Earth Celebration on Sado Island is a musical event for musicians from all over the world hosted by the taiko drum group Kodo.
Guest in the past have included Korean dance groups, jazz musicians, Trinidad steel drum units and Balinese bamboo xylophone groups.
The vent draws several thousand people.  












# For the details, please access to the followings site;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/170823sado.html
[Official Homepage of the Event] http://www.kodo.or.jp/ec/














「アース・セレブレーション」新潟県佐渡島(小木地区)