Jul 31, 2013

Gojinjo-daiko (Nabune Festival) in Wajima, Ishikawa Pref.

Gojinjo-daiko (Nabune Festival) in Wajima, Ishikawa Pref.

31st July - 1st August, 2013 | in Wajima City, Ishikawa Pref. Gojinjo-daiko Nabune Festival is a festival held in Wajima, Ishikawa Prefecture that features a performance of the famous 'Gojinjo' drums played by drummers wearing grotesque masks and seaweed wigs.  


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130731wajima.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.gojinjodaiko.jp/index.html



「御陣乗太鼓(ごじんじょだいこ)」石川県輪島市

Jul 30, 2013

Sumiyoshi Shrine Festival, Sumiyoshi, Osaka

Sumiyoshi Shrine Festival, Sumiyoshi, Osaka

30th July - 1st August, 2013 | Sumiyoshi, Osaka             


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130730sumiyosi.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.sumiyoshitaisha.net/



住吉祭・神輿渡御祭(大阪市住吉区 住吉大社)

Minazuki Matsuri (June Festival), Wajima, Ishikawa

Minazuki Matsuri (June Festival), Wajima, Ishikawa

30th - 31st July, 2013 | Wajima City, Ishikawa Pref.             


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130730wajima.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.wajimaonsen.com/event/78/post_30.html



水無月祭り(石川県輪島市)

Jul 29, 2013

Odorunya Kishu Yosakoi Dance Festival, Wakayama

Odorunya Kishu Yosakoi Dance Festival, Wakayama

29th July - 4th August, 2013 | at Wakayama Catsle, Wakayama             


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130729kishu.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.kishu-yosakoi.jp/



おどるんや―紀州よさこい祭り(和歌山市)

Onbare (wish for a good harvest) at Betsuguu-Hachimansha Shrine, Bungotakada, Oita

Onbare (wish for a good harvest) at Betsuguu-Hachimansha Shrine, Bungotakada, Oita

29th & 30th July, 2013 | at Betsuguu-Hachimansha Shrine, Bungotakada, Oita             


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130729onbare.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.city.bungotakada.oita.jp/dekigoto/page_00149.html



別宮八幡社御田植祭(オンバレ)大分県豊後高田市

Kaikoku-sai (festival of opening up the country), Yokosuka, Kanagawa


28th July - 3rd August, 2013 | Yokosuka, Kanagawa             


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130728yokosuka.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://cocoyoko.net/event/kaikoku-fes.html



よこすか開国祭(神奈川県横須賀市)

Hokkai Heso Matsuri (bellybutton festival), Furano City, Hokkaido

Hokkai Heso Matsuri (bellybutton festival), Furano City, Hokkaido

28th - 29th July, 2013 | Furano City, Hokkaido             


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130728heso.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.furano.ne.jp/hesomatsuri/



北海へそ祭り(北海道富良野市)

Yoshihiro-gaku (drum dance) at Gakuniwahachimansha Shrine, Kunisaki City, Oita

Yoshihiro-gaku (drum dance) at Gakuniwahachimansha Shrine, Kunisaki City, Oita

28th July, 2013 | at Gakuniwahachimansha Shrine, Kunisaki City, Oita             


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130728kunisaki.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://web.city.kunisaki.oita.jp/yumekikou/calendar2.jsp



楽庭八幡社 吉弘楽(大分県国東市)

Shinano Oiwake Magouta Dochu (Edo Period Parade), Karuizawa, Nagano

Shinano Oiwake Magouta Dochu (Edo Period Parade), Karuizawa, Nagano

28th July, 2013 | Karuizawa, Nagano Pref.             


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130728oiwake.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://shinano-oiwake.com/



しなの追分馬子唄道中(長野県軽井沢町 追分宿・浅間神社)

Abare Mikoshi (act up on floats) at Osugi Jinja Shrine, Kumagaya City, Saitama

Abare Mikoshi (act up on floats) at Osugi Jinja Shrine, Kumagaya City, Saitama

28th July, 2013 | Osugi Jinja Shrine, Kumagaya City, Saitama Pref.             


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130728kumagai.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.city.kumagaya.lg.jp/kanko/matsuri/osugijinja.html



大杉神社あばれ御輿(埼玉県熊谷市)

Akeno Sunflower Festival, Hokuto City, Yamanashi Pref.

Akeno Sunflower Festival, Hokuto City, Yamanashi Pref.

27th July - 25th August, 2013 | Hokuto City, Yamanashi Pref.             


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727hokuto.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.hokuto-kanko.jp/



北杜市明野サンフラワーフェス(山梨県北杜市)

World Cosplay Summit 2013, Nagoya, Aichi

World Cosplay Summit 2013, Nagoya, Aichi

27th July - 4th August, 2013 | Nagoya, Aichi Pref.             


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727nagoya.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.tv-aichi.co.jp/wcs/2013/



世界コスプレサミット(愛知県名古屋市)

Fireworks Festival in Nagaragawa, Gifu Pref.

Fireworks Festival in Nagaragawa, Gifu Pref.

27th July & 3rd August, 2013 | Nagaragawa riverside, Gifu Pref.  
Fireworks Festival in Nagaragawa, Gifu is Japan’s largest fireworks display, with over 30,000 fireworks. The display lasts from 7:30pm to 8:45pm.


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture]
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.gifucvb.or.jp/event/detail_summer.php


長良川花火大会(岐阜県長良川畔)

Soumu-Nouma-Oi (Samurai Warrior Festival) in Minami-Soma, Fukushima Pref.

Soumu-Nouma-Oi (Samurai Warrior Festival) in Minami-Soma, Fukushima Pref.

27th - 29th July, 2013 | in Minami-Soma, Fukushima Pref.  
Samurai Warrior Festival in Minami-Soma, Fukushima Prefecture features about 500 participants in samurai costumes who parade on horseback on a three kilometers course. After a one-kilometer horse race riders fight for sacred clothes launched into the air in a ritual which is said to date back 1,100 years.


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727souma.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.city.minamisoma.lg.jp/kanko/03.jsp



「相馬野馬追」福島県南相馬市

Daijayama Matsuri (summer festival), O-Muta City, Fukuoka

Daijayama Matsuri (summer festival), O-Muta City, Fukuoka

27th & 28th July, 2013 | O-Muta City, Fukuoka Pref.             


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727oomuta.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.omuta-daijayama.com/



おおむた「大蛇山」まつり(福岡県大牟田市)

Paper Festival, Shikoku-Chuo City, Ehime Pref.

Paper Festival, Shikoku-Chuo City, Ehime Pref.

27th & 28th July, 2013 | Shikoku-Chuo City, Ehime Pref.             


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727paper.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://scc.shikokuchuo.jp



四国中央紙まつり(愛媛県 四国中央市)

Yonago Gaina Matsuri (summer festival), Tottori Pref.

Yonago Gaina Matsuri (summer festival), Tottori Pref.

27th & 28th July, 2013 | Yonago City, Tottori Pref.             


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727gaina.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.gainamatsuri.jp/



米子がいな祭(鳥取県米子市)

Ine Matsuri (big fish festival), Ine Town, Kyoto

Ine Matsuri (big fish festival), Ine Town, Kyoto

27th & 28th July, 2013 | Ine Town, Kyoto Pref.  
It is a fisherman's festival that evokes large hauls of fish and safe journeys on the ocean.


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727ine.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://ine-kankou.jp/kankou/sightseeing/000066.php



伊根祭(京都府与謝郡伊根町)

Kanbe Ishidori Matsuri (float parade), Suzuka City, Mie Pref.

Kanbe Ishidori Matsuri (float parade), Suzuka City, Mie Pref.

27th & 28th July, 2013 | Suzuka City, Mie Pref.             


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727kanbe.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://ishidori.jp/



神戸石取祭(三重県鈴鹿市)

Jul 28, 2013

Japan International BIRDMAN RALLY 2013 at Lake Biwa, Hikone, Shiga

Japan International BIRDMAN RALLY 2013 at Lake Biwa, Hikone, Shiga

27th & 28th July, 2013 | at Lake Biwa, Hikone, Shiga             


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727birdman.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.ytv.co.jp/birdman/



鳥人間コンテスト(滋賀県彦根市)

Owari Tsushima Tenno Matsuri (riverside festival), Aichi

Owari Tsushima Tenno Matsuri (riverside festival), Aichi

27th - 28th July, 2013 | Tsushima City, Aichi Pref.             


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727tusima.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.tsushima-kankou.com/


尾張津島天王祭(愛知県津島市)

Toyoda Oiden Matsuri (Dance & Fireworks Festival) in Okazaki, Aichi Pref.

Toyoda Oiden Matsuri (Dance & Fireworks Festival) in Okazaki, Aichi Pref.

27th - 28th July, 2013 | in Okazaki, Aichi Pref.
Toyoda Oiden Matsuri Fireworks Festival in Okazaki, Aichi Prefecture features 15,000 fireworks and lasts from to 9:00pm.


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727oiden.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.oidenmaturi.com/index.html



豊田おいでんまつり(愛知県豊田市)

Taiko Matsuri (Japanese Drum Show) at Matsumoto Catsle, Nagano

Taiko Matsuri (Japanese Drum Show) at Matsumoto Catsle, Nagano

27th - 28th July, 2013 | at Matsumoto Catsle, Nagano             


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727taiko.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://wadaiko-nawo.chu.jp/taikomaturi/



国宝松本城太鼓まつり(長野県)

Million of Lantern Festival, Kawagoe, Saitama

Million of Lantern Festival, Kawagoe, Saitama

27th & 28th July, 2013 | Kawagoe City, Saitama Pref.             


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727kawagoe.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.kawagoe.or.jp/natsumatsuri/


川越百万灯夏まつり(埼玉県川越市)

Kibune Matsuri (boat float festival), Manazuru Town, Kanagawa

Kibune Matsuri (boat float festival), Manazuru Town, Kanagawa

27th - 28th July, 2013 | Manazuru Town, Kanagawa             


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727kibune.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.manazuru.net/kankou/kankou.htm



貴船まつり(神奈川県足柄下郡真鶴町)

Jul 27, 2013

Tokyo Auto Style 2013 at Tokyo Big Sight, Ariake, Tokyo

Tokyo Auto Style 2013 at Tokyo Big Sight, Ariake, Tokyo

27th - 28th July, 2013 | at Tokyo Big Sight, Ariake, Tokyo            


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727auto.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.tokyoautostyle.jp/



東京オートスタイル2013(東京ビッグサイト)

Oyama Summer Festival (dance & fire works), Oyama City, Tochigi Pref.

Oyama Summer Festival (dance & fire works), Oyama City, Tochigi Pref.

27th - 28th July, 2013 | Oyama City, Tochigi Pref.
Fireworks Festival in Tochigi near Tokyo features 20,000 fireworks set off over the Omoigawa River in Oyama. The display lasts from 7:00pm to 9:00pm.  


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727oyama.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.oyama-kankou.jp/


「おやまサマーフェスティバル 小山の花火」栃木県小山市

Bandai Matsuri (fire festival), Inawashiro, Fukushima

Bandai Matsuri (fire festival), Inawashiro, Fukushima

27th & 28th July, 2013 | Inawashiro Town, Fukushima            


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727bandai.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.bandaisan.or.jp/event/index_syosai.php?id=13


幻想の火祭「磐梯まつり」(福島県猪苗代町)

Miyoshi Kinsai Festa (summer festival), Miyoshi City, Hiroshima Pref.

Miyoshi Kinsai Festa (summer festival), Miyoshi City, Hiroshima Pref.

27th July, 2013 | Miyoshi City, Hiroshima Pref.            


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727miyoshi.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://kinsai.net/


三次きんさい祭(広島県)

Kiyohime Matsuri at Kumano-kodo, Nakahechi Town, Wakayama

Kiyohime Matsuri at Kumano-kodo, Nakahechi Town, Wakayama

27th July, 2013 | Nakahechi Town, Wakayama            


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727nakaheci.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.nakahechi.jp/



熊野古道清姫まつり(和歌山県中辺路町)

Hiwatari (fire walking) at Houkakuji Temple, Kurotaki Village, Nara

Hiwatari (fire walking) at Houkakuji Temple, Kurotaki Village, Nara

27th July, 2013 | at Houkakuji Temple, Kurotaki Village, Nara            


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727kuritaki.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.vill.kurotaki.nara.jp/guide/...





鳳閣寺 火渡り(奈良県吉野郡黒滝村)

Abegawa Fireworks Festival, Abe River, Shizuoka Pref.

Abegawa Fireworks Festival, Abe River, Shizuoka Pref.

27th July, 2013 | Abe River, Shizuoka Pref.
Abegawa Fireworks Festival in Shizuoka features 15,000 fireworks and lasts from 7:00pm to 9:00pm.  


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727abegawa.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://hellonavi.jp/shizuoka/shizuoka_cv/abekawa.html



「安倍川花火大会」安倍川橋上流(静岡市葵区田町地先)

Samba Cannibal & Fire Works at Izu-Yugawara Hot Springs, Shizuoka

Samba Cannibal & Fire Works at Izu-Yugawara Hot Springs, Shizuoka

27th July, 2013 | at Izu-Yugawara Hot Springs, Shizuoka            


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727izu.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.yugawara.or.jp/event/details.php?log=1365139466



伊豆湯河原温泉サンバカ-ニバル&花火大会(静岡県熱海市)

Heso Matsuri (Center of Japan Festival) in Shibukawa, Gunma Pref.

Heso Matsuri (Center of Japan Festival) in Shibukawa, Gunma Pref.

27th July, 2013 | in Shibukawa, Gunma Pref.
Heso Matsuri in Shibukawa, Gunma Prefecture features belly dances by dancers who have faces drawn around their navels.  


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727heso.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]   http://www.city.shibukawa.lg.jp/kankou/matsuri/shibukawaheso.html


渋川へそ祭り(群馬県渋川市)

Fukaya Matsuri (summmer festival), Fukaya City, Saitama Pref.

Fukaya Matsuri (summmer festival), Fukaya City, Saitama Pref.

27th July, 2013 | Fukaya City, Saitama Pref.            


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727fukaya.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.fukaya-ta.com/matsurifukayamatsuri/



深谷まつり

Daimyo's Retinue Festival, Katsuura City, Chiba

Daimyo's Retinue Festival, Katsuura City, Chiba

27th July, 2013 | Ubara, Katsuura City, Chiba Pref.            


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727katuura.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.katsuura-sanpo.com/...


鵜原の大名行列(千葉県勝浦市)

Urayasu Hanabi Taikai (fireworks display), Chiba

Urayasu Hanabi Taikai (fireworks display), Chiba

27th July, 2013 | Urayasu City, Chiba Pref.
Fireworks Festival in Urayasu in Chiba Prefectures features 8,500 fireworks produced by the prestigious fireworks manufacturer Kagiya. The display lasts from 7:00pm to 8:45pm.  


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727urayasu.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.city.urayasu.chiba.jp/menu2221.html



浦安納涼花火大会(千葉県)

Sumidagawa Hanabi Taikai (fireworks display), Tokyo

Sumidagawa Hanabi Taikai (fireworks display), Tokyo

27th July, 2013 | one of the largest fireworks display in Tokyo Sumidagawa Hanabi Taikai is the largest fireworks display in Tokyo. Held over the Sumida River in Asakusa, the festival traces its origins back to a festival held to placate river gods after the great famine of 1732, in which nearly 1 million people starved to death. Most of the fireworks explode about 200 meters in the air and produce circular star bursts about 150 meters across.
About 10,000 fireworks are launched from one site near Asakusa Station between 7:30 and 8:30pm. Another 10,000 or so fireworks are launched from another site about a kilometer away near Sakurabashi bridge near Sensoji Temple between 7:10 and 8:30pm. Many Japanese don bathrobe-like yukatas to watch the fireworks.

# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727sumida.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]   http://www.jnto.go.jp/eng/location/spot/festival/sumidagawahanabi.html



隅田川花火大会(東京)

Hanagasa Yosakoi Dance Festival, Obanazawa City, Yamagawa Pref.

Hanagasa Yosakoi Dance Festival, Obanazawa City, Yamagawa Pref.

27th July, 2013 | Obanazawa City, Yamagawa Pref.            

# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727obanazawa.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.city.obanazawa.yamagata.jp/424...



花笠YOSAKOIまつり(山形県尾花沢市)

Japanese Drum Concert at night in summer, Yabuki Town, Fukushima

Japanese Drum Concert at night in summer, Yabuki Town, Fukushima

27th July, 2013 | Yabuki Town, Fukushima Pref.            

# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130727yabuki.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.town.yabuki.fukushima.jp/...



真夏の夜の鼓動(福島県西白河郡矢吹町)

Jul 26, 2013

Tobata Gion Oyamagasa (big tall float), Kitakyushu City, Fukuoka

Tobata Gion Oyamagasa (big tall float), Kitakyushu City, Fukuoka

26th - 28th July, 2013 | Tobata, Kitakyushu City, Fukuoka Pref.            


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130726tobata.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://tobatagion.jp/



戸畑祇園大山笠(福岡県北九州市)

Yama-age Matsuri (making float like mountain), Nasukarasuyama City, Tochigi

Yama-age Matsuri (making float like mountain), Nasukarasuyama City, Tochigi

26th - 28th July, 2013 | Nasukarasuyama City, Tochigi Pref.            


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130726nasu.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.city.nasukarasuyama.lg.jp/9,82,39.html


山あげ祭(栃木県那須烏山市)

Tsuchiura Gion Matsuri (summer festival), Tsuchiura City, Ibaraki Pref.

Tsuchiura Gion Matsuri (summer festival), Tsuchiura City, Ibaraki Pref.

26th - 28th July, 2013 | Tsuchiura City, Ibaraki Pref.            


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130726tsuchiura.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://tutiura.727.net/


土浦祇園まつり(茨城県土浦市)

Fuji Rock Festival at the Naeba Ski resort in Niigata Pref.

Fuji Rock Festival at the Naeba Ski resort in Niigata Pref.

26th - 28th July, 2013 | at the Naeba Ski resort in Niigata Pref.
Fuji Rock Festival at the Naeba Ski resort in Niigata is a huge multi-day Japanese Woodstock that attract around 60,000 people and top name acts from Japan and around the world. It was originally held at the foot of Mt. Fuji, hence the name.
Oasis, Run DMC, Foo Fighters, the Chemical Brothers, Gomez, Primal Scream, Patti Smith, Tricky, Orbital, Echo and the Bunnymen, Ani DiFranco, Eminem, Brian Eno, Red Hot Chil Peppers, Neil Young, Prodigy, White Stripes, Black Rebel Motorcycle Gang, Elvis Costello, Underworld, Bjork, and Iggy Pop are among the artists that have performed.  


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130726fujirock.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.fujirockfestival.com/


「FUJI ROCK FESTIVAL」、略称「フジロック」(新潟県湯沢町苗場スキー場)

Beppu Early Summer Festival, Beppu Spa Beach, Oita Pref.

Beppu Early Summer Festival, Beppu Spa Beach, Oita Pref.

26th & 27th July, 2013 | at Beppu Spa Beach, Oita Pref.            


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130726beppu.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.beppu-navi.jp/



別府夏の宵まつり(大分県別府スパビーチ)

Yoshida Matsuri (summer festival), Tsubame City, Niigata Pref.

Yoshida Matsuri (summer festival), Tsubame City, Niigata Pref.

26th - 27th July, 2013 | Tsubame City, Niigata Pref.             


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130726tubame.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.niigata-kankou.or.jp/tsubame/kanko/..



吉田まつり(新潟県燕市)

Jul 25, 2013

Shimodate Gion Matsuri (summer festival), Chikusei City, Ibaraki Pref.

Shimodate Gion Matsuri (summer festival), Chikusei City, Ibaraki Pref.

25th - 28th July, 2013 | Chikusei City, Ibaraki Pref.            


# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130725chikusei.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.chikunavi.info/gallery-mikoshi.html


下館祇園まつり(茨城県筑西市)

Tsugaru Nebuta Matsuri, First Nebuta in Aomori

Tsugaru Nebuta Matsuri, First Nebuta in Aomori

25th - 27th July, 2013 | Tsugaru City, Aomori Pref.            



# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130725tugaru.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.city.tsugaru.aomori.jp/kankou/..


つがる市ネブタまつり(青森県つがる市)

Jul 24, 2013

Tenjin Matsuri, Tenmangu Shrine of Osaka

Tenjin Matsuri, Tenmangu Shrine of Osaka

24th - 25th July, 2013 | Tenmangu Shrine of Osaka
Tenjin Matsuri is a festival held at the Temmangu Shrine in Osaka that features fireworks and a parade of floating shrines on the Dojima river.


Tenjin Matsuri, Tenmangu Shrine of Osaka



# For the details, please access to the followings;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/130724tenjin.html
[Official Homepage of the Event]  http://www.osaka-info.jp/tenjin_matsuri/


天神祭(大阪天満宮)