November 2016


Events in Novermber 2016

Lake Toya Illumination Street Shopping street is decorated with more than 12,000 of little lanterns, to bring the resort fantastic nights. Time: from sunset to 22:00. Everyday Hokkaido
Lake Toya
Iomante Fire Festival Autumn Version Gathering around a bonfire, Ainu people dance and sing to pray for peace and visitors’ health with Ainu ceremonial dress as they did in the ancient time. Sep 1(Sat) to
Nov 30(Fri)
Lake Akan
Hirosaki Castle Chrysanthemum and Autumn Leaves Festival The park is filled with colorful chrysanthemums include chrysanthemum dolls and beautiful autumn foliage which is also illuminated at night. Events such as folk entertainment shows, music concert on weekends and holidays are also enjoyable. Oct 19(Fri)~
Nov 11(Sun)
Hirosaki Park
Tokyo Metropolitan Tourism Chrysanthemum Exhibition This Exhibition which has been held since 1914 is known as Japan's foremost chrysanthemum exhibition for the quality and amount of its flowers among these held in Japan. The exhibition features approximately 2,000 masterpieces in one building. Nov 1(Thu)~
Hibiya Park

Kawaguchiko Autumn Leaves Festival

There is a 150m-long tunnel made of maple leaves along the northern bank of Lake Kawaguchi. Also, there are 60 huge maple trees on both sides of the River Nashi. Nov 1(Thu)~
Lake Kawaguchi
Korankei Autumn Leaves Festival You can enjoy the collaboration of maple and river during the day time and illumination in the night, as well as tea ceremony and drum performance. Crafts and food are available at stalls. Nov 1(Thu) to
Korankei Gorge
Yokohama Chinatown Food Festival Although a promenade through Chinatown on any day guarantees a feast on all kinds of delicious dishes, the festival promises even more tasty fare than usual. The streets will have extra stalls, night-time illuminations, and activities for adults and kids. Nov 1(Thu) to
Yokohama Chinatown
Yamanashi Nouveau Festival Over 30 wineries from Yamanashi where is the biggest wine produing region in Japan will present more than 60 different new wines for tasting and purchase. Nov 3(Sat) Tokyo
Hibiya Park
North Gate Festival Musicians played music on the stage and Chinese lion dance group showed the performances between music lives near the stage. Everyone can join the Kung Fu shoes throwing competition by paying 1,500. Nov 3(Sat) Kanagawa
Yokohama Chinatown
Princess Kazunomiya’s marriage parade The parade is the readvent of Princess Kazunomiya’s marriage travel on Nakasendo trail from Kyoto to Tokyo. In 1867, Kazunomiya, the 8th daughter of Emperor Ninko, was betrothed to the 14th Tokugawa General, Iemochi. Nov 3(Thu) Gifu
Odawara Castle Chrysanthemum Exhibition With a large flower bed, including a miniature Odawarap decorated with small chrysanthemums, as many as 800 pots of Kengai, Bonsai, and Tairin chrysanthemum blossom are exhibited. Nov 3(Fri) to
Odawara Castle Park
Hakone Daimyo Gyoretsu One of the biggest festivals in Hakone. Total of 170 people dressed up as samurai warriors and princesses parades in the town. There are performances by marching bands and dancing girls and by geigi who are unique to onsen resorts. Nov 4(Sun) Kanagawa
Midtown Christmas The event involves romantic illumination, Santa Tress, live show, etc. The "Starlight Garden" is a particularly popular. 280,000 digitally controlled LEDs have been set up to deliver a light show lasting about five minutes, complete with music. Nov 15(Tue)~
Dec 25(Sun)
Tokyo Midtown
Hinkoko Festival With Japanese traditional music, people act the story of Susanoo quelling the orochi(mythical eight-headed serpent) which are two-meter-high dolls woven from bamboo and paper. Every 2nd Sunday of Apr and Nov 23 Gifu
Oyada Shrine