Most Popular Japanese Festivals in August

Most Popular Japanese Festivals in August

One of the most popular Japanese traditions is the traditional celebration. These festivals are collectively called Matsuri and thousands of people participate on such events. All Japanese festivals are vivid, colorful and full of joy, even though some commemorations are also included and turned into festivals. August, the last month of the hot summer has its own festivals as well. This month has hundreds of festivals, not only traditional ones, but cultural and musical events, too. Visiting ... [ read more ]

Best Japanese Festivals in July

Best Japanese Festivals in July

Festivals, or Matsuri are vital parts of Japanese culture. Dozens of events are celebrated monthly and millions of tourists visit these wonderful festivals. All of Japan's festivals are equally significant and important, but not all of them are as colorful, vivid and energetic as the others. More than 30 Japanese festivals are held and celebrated only in July; therefore this is the richest month of the year from the point of view of festivals. For tourists, it is kindly recommended to vis... [ read more ]