Monthly Information

*Details of events can be changed without notice.
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MARCH 2017 (平成二十九年三月 Heisei Nijushichi-nen Sangatsu)
The classical Japanese name for March is Yayoi (弥生). The meaning of 弥(Iya) is "Iyioiyo""Masumasu" which means "increasingly" or "More and more".
The meaning of 生(Oi) is "Come into bud. In March, plants come into bud more and more.
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Seishun Ju-hachi Kippu
Now on sale
青春18切符販売2017
Major JR stations
(Nagoya, Kanayama,
Chikusa) and Travel
Agencies 

On sale Feb.. 20-Mar.31
Available Mar. 1- Apr. 10

If you are not hurry and like expansive
train journey, Seishun ju-hachi Kippu
is the best. You can also save money
(11,500yen).
details (external link) 
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Movie Day2017
Movie theatres
across the country
(Not all theatres)
Nagoya Movie Theaters
(1st of each month)
Admission fee => 1100yen
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Hiroshige's Wood Printing
"Tour of Kiso-Kaido sixty-nine Stations"
2017 
Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi
UFJ (MUFG)
Money Museum

Akatsuka
Higashi-ku,

Nagoya C..
東京三菱JFJ貨幣資料館
- May 14

9:00-16:00 (last entry 15:30)
Admission: Free

Hiroshige's woodprintings are very
popular. You can know the the
Edo spirits via his works
Bank of
Mitsubishi-Tokyo
UFJ
Money Museum
052-933-5151 
 SouthWest of Akatsuka 赤塚
intersection. Along Route 19.

here

Van Gogh and Gauguin
Reality and Imagination
2017

Aichi Pref. Art Museum

Sakae
Nagoya C.
Jan.3 - Mar. 20
10:00-18:00 (Fri. - 20:00)
Closed: Mondays (except Jan 9,
Mar.20), Jan 10.
Admission: 1500yen(adv.1300yen)
Sr.High Schooler & Collge Student:1200yen (adv.1000yen)
Jr.High Schooler and younger:Free

Official website is here
Aichi-ken
Bijutsukan
052-971-5511
  
 Get off at Sakae Sta. on the
Higashiyama or Meijo Subway
Line.

map



Doll Festival of the
Tokugawa Family
2017
Tokugawa Art
Museum


Higashi-ku

Nagoya C. 
Feb. 10 (Fri) - April 9 (Sun)

10:00-17:00 (Last entry 16:30)

Admission: adult: 1200yen,
High school student: 700yen
under 15-year old: 500yen
Most of the college students in Nagoya
=> free
The Hina Doll's goods have been
inherited by the Tokugawa Family
since the Edo period (1603-1868).
Tokugawa Art
Museum
052-935-6262
Take city bus Kikan 2(基幹2)
from Sakae OASIS 21 No.3
stop.  Get off at
Tokugawaen-Shin-Deki-machi
or
Get off at Ozone subway sta.
on the Meijo subway line.
Take exit3. Walk 15 min.
or
ake city bus Kikan 2
(基幹2
from Nagoya station bus
terminal
Green-Home No.7 stop.
Get off at
Tokugawaen-Shin-Deki-machi
map

 Wild Flower Garden
Blue Bonnet
Season Open 2017
Wild Flower garden
Blue Bonnet 
Minato-ku

Nagoya C.
Opening day March .1: admission free

Opening event:
Blue Bonnet
052-613-1187
Nagoya City municipal bus
bound for Blue Bonnet
*Aratamabashi(#2stop) 32 min.
*Kanayama (#4stop) 35 min.
*JinguHigashimon(8/10stop)
30 min. 

Shidare-Ume/Weeping
Japanese Apricot Festival
2017
Nagoya-shi
Nogyo Center
名古屋市農業センター

2872-3Hirabari-Kuroishi
Tempaku-cho,
Tempaku-ku,

Nagoya C.
Feb.23-Mar. 20

9:00-16:30

There are 12 kinds and approx. 700
Shidare-Ume trees (Weeping ume)

Street performance, Bonsai sale, etc.

Admission: Free
Nagoya-shi
Nogyo Center
052-801-5221
Get off at Hirabari Sta. on
the Tsurumai Subway Line.
Walk 20 min.
(You can take a municipal bus
from the sta. bound for Araike.
Get off at Araike. Walk 7 min)
or
Get off at Akaike Sta. on the
Tsurumai Subway Line.
Walk 20 min. (You can get a
Meitetsu Bus bound for
Yufukuji祐福寺 or Zengo前後
Get off at Araike荒池.

Atsumi Peninsula
Nanohana Festival
2017 
Atsumi Peninsula

Aichi Pref.
Jan. 14(Sat) - March 31

10 million flowers are there.



Nanohana Maze 
Tahara-shi
Kanko-kyokai
0531-23-3516 
There is the widest nanohana
field along the Route 42 

©Chita C.
Soriike Plum
Blossoms Festival
2017 佐布里池梅まつり
 Souri Midori to Hana no
Fureai Koen
佐布里緑と花のふれあい公園 

Chita C.

Aichi Pref.
Feb. 11- March 12
9:00-17:00
There are approx. 25 kinds and
5,100 Japanese plum trees.
They hold events on Saturdays. and
Sundays.
  0562-54-2911 Get off at Asakura 朝倉Sta. on
the Meitetsu Tokoname Line.
Take Chita Bus bound for
Souri 佐布里 and get off at
Umenoyakata-guchi 梅の館口
Walk to the east approx. 5
min. 

Seto no Ohinameguri
2017  
 Setogura and
around there

Seto C.

Aichi Pref. 
 Feb.4 - March 5.

There is a 4 meters height pyramidal
tiered doll stand for
approx. 1,000 hina dolls.
 0561-85-2730   Get off at Owari-Seto Sta. on
the Meitetsu Seto Line.
(Get on from Sakae-machi Sta.
in Sakae) 


Chuma no Ohinasan
2017
Asuke area 足助
Toyota C.

Aichi Pref. 
-Mar. 12 (Sun)
10:00-16:00
Exhibition of Hina Dolls at approx. 140
merchants or private houses.
There are approx. 6,000 dolls
 Asuke Kanko
Kyokai
0565-62-1272
Take Meitetsu Bus or Toyota
Oiden Bus from Toyota Sta.  


Kawazu-zakura Festival
2017
Kawazu-cho

Shizuoka Pref.
Feb.10 - Mar.10
Kawazu-zakura bloom earliest in spring
in Honshu (the largest island of Japan)
Its life is approx. one month, longer than
SomeiYoshino (popular sakura)

1: From Yakata-bashi (bridge) to
Hama-bashi(bridge)Approx. 300meters
2: Kazadu-zakura tunnel at Mine-Onsen
3: Kawazu-Shichitaki Loop-bashi(bridge)
4: Great trees (Kuruma no sakura, Otozou no
sakura, Kajiya no sakura, Imaihama no sakura) Official Website is here
Official website is
here 
Get off at Atami Sta. on the
Shinkansen Line
(Kodama/some
Hikari). Take Izu-kyuko 伊豆急行
Line
and get off at Kawazu 河津Sta.
(1h 20min.) 

The 1260th
Shunie修二会/Omizutori
お水取り
(Sacred Water-Drawing)
2017
Nigatsu-do
二月堂
Todai-ji (temple)
Nara C.
Nara Pref. 
 March 1-14 (annual)
Since AD752
Spectacular fire ceremonies.
People believe exposure to the sparks
brings good fortune.

March 1-11 & 13th: 19:00-19:20
19:00 Bell rings (10 torches)

March 12th
19:30-20:15 (11 torches)

14th: 18:30-18:35 (10 torches)

March 12th is the best day to view.
Omizutori is a ceremony symbolizing
the comming of Spring.
Todaiji (temple)
Omizutori

(external link)

0742-22-5511
 The cheapest way is to join
the group bus tour of travel
agency.
2/Thu
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3/Fri

   


Hina-matsuri
(Momo no Sekku)
(girl's festival or doll festival)

2017
- (March 3/annual)

Cerebrate the girls' healthy growth.

Local Hina Doll exhibition and events
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Brass Concert by
Nagoya City Firemen
Brass band2017 
OASIS 21

Sakae

Nagoya C. 
12:20 - 12:50

Fire Prevention Campaign
of Spring by Higashi Fire Station  
Higashi Shobosho
Yobo-ka
052-935-0119 
Get off at Sakae on the
Higashiyama
or Meijo subway line.
Head toward exit 4A.
Go down the short stairs and
go straight.
map 


10th Anniversary Opening
Event
Billbord Live in Nagoya
2017  
Midland Square Atrium
(Midland Square
commercial wing B1)

Nagoya

Nagoya C. 

18:45-19:30

18:45-19:05/Tsugarujamisen player
Kamitsuma Hiromitsu

Opening fashion show, KagamiBiraki and
free sake service,
etc.
 
Towa Fudosan
Eigyobu SGC
052-584-7121   
Get off at Nagoya Sta. on the
Higashiyama or Sakuradori
Subway Line. Take exit 6   
 
NHK Building
Lunch Time Concert2017
 NHK Nagoya
HosoCenter

bldg. B2
Near the escalator 
 (1st & 3rd Friday of each month
<2nd & 3rd Friday of Apr>)
12:10 - 12:50
by
Nagoya College of Music students

*The 3rd Fri. falls on a national holiday,
the schedule will be changed
  
NHK Building
Somu-bu
052-952-7313 
 Get off at Sakae on the
Higashiyama or Meijo Subway
Line. Head toward exit 4A.
Go down the short stairs and
go straight. There is an
accessway to the NHK bldg.
from OASIS 21.Follow the sign.
map


Concert
by graduate students
from Nagoya Univ. of Arts
Faculty of Music 2017 
Shirakawa Hall

Fushimi

Nagoya C  
17:30-


Admission free for general seating

Get a numbered ticket at
Aichi Art Center B2F play guide, Shirakawa
Hall Ticket center, etc. 
Nagoya Geijutsu
Daigaku Ensoka
0568-24-5141 
Get off at Fushimi Sta. on the
Higashiyama or Tsurumai
Subway Line. Take exit 5.
Go straight 150m (to the
south).Turn to left at the
Mitsukura intersection.
Next to the POLA Bldg. map 

©Banshoji
Nobuhide-ki
Memorial service of Oda Nobuhide 2017 
Bansho-ji Temple

Osu

Nagoya C. 
 11:00-11:45
Nobuhide is Oda Nobunaga's father.
Participation fee to the memorial service
and watching Kowakamai dance are free. 
052-262-0735  Get off at OsuKannon Sta.
on the Tsurumai Subway Line.
 






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Donichi Eco kippu,
one-day pass, is valid2017
- - Municipal Bus and
Subway Telephone
Center
052-522-0111

Organic Farmers 
Morning Market 2017
オーガニックファーマーズ朝市村 
OASIS 21

Sakae

Nagoya C.
(Every Saturday)
Get fresh vegetables !

8:30 - 11:30
OASIS 21
052-962-1011 
Get off at Sakae on the
Higashiyama
or Meijo Subway Line.
Head toward exit 4A.
Go down the short stairs and
go straight.
map

Nagoya Omotenashi
Busho-tai
performance
2017
  Ninomaru Hiroba
二之丸広場
Nagoya Castle

Nagoya C.
Omotenashi Performance
11:00-, 14:30-

After the performance, you can take a
photo with your favorite "busho".(free)
Nagoya Castle
052-231-1700
 Get off at Shiyakusho Sta. on
the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit 7.
map

Nagoya Castle
Camellia Exhibition2017
Nagoya Castle
Nishinomaru Exhibition
Hall
and front yard of the hall
Nagoya C
March 4 (Sat) - March 13(Mon)
9:00-16:30 (14th => 9:00-15:30)

Approx 500 cameria trees
(Bonsai, etc.)
 052-231-1700  Get off at Shiyakusho Sta.
on the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit 7.
Walk 5 min.

map 

 image
Rooftop Stargazing Event
2017 
Planetarium &
Rooftop Observatory
"Hoshi no Hiroba"
Nagoya City Science
Museum


Fushimi
Nagoya C. 
18:45-20:30
Main target of astronomical obs.
The Moon & First Magnitude Stars of Winter

Apply using reply-paid postcard
Zip code: 460-0008
Address: 2-17-1,Sakae, Naka-ku, Nagoya
"2gatsu no Shimin Kanbokai"
Required info.:Your name, address, phone
number, the number of adults and children
and the date of the event
Application period: Feb1-Feb.14
Next April29(application period Mar.1-31) 
Nagoya-shi
Kagakukan
052-201-4486 
Get off at Fushimi Sta. on the
Higashiyama or Tsurumai
Subway Line. 
Take exit 5.
A 6-min. walk to the south.

map 

Japanese Plum Festival
Hana Ume Matsuri/花梅まつり
2017 
Odaka Ryokuchi

Midori-ku

Nagoya C. 
 - March 5

There are approx. 400 plum trees

 Saturdays and Sundays between
Feb. 18 and March 5
Sale of young plants, Food stalls  
 Odaka Ryokuchi
KanriJimusho
052-622-2281  
Get off at Sakyoyama 左京山 Sta.
on the Meitetsu Line.
A 5-min. walk. 
 
Billbord Live in Nagoya
2017
Midland Square Atrium
(Midland Square
commercial wing B1)

Nagoya

Nagoya C. 
 15:00-15:20

Violinist: Miyamoto Eri

Admission: Free
Towa Fudosan
Eigyobu SGC
052-584-7121 
Get off at Nagoya Sta. on the
Higashiyama or Sakuradori
Subway Line. Take exit 6. 

 
Nagoya Grampus
Soccer Game
2017 
Toyota Studiam

Toyota C.

Aichi Pref.
 Nagoya Grampus  VS
FC Gifu

14:00-   
 Toyota Studiam
0565-87-5200 
Take Tsurumai Subway Line bound for Toyotashi and get off at
Toyotashi Sta.
A 15-min. walk. 


Chunichi Dragons
Exhibition Game2017
Nagoya Dome

Nagoya C.

ナゴヤドーム
Chunichi Dragons
vs Chiba Lotte Marines
14:00 -
Advance tickets are available from
Lawsons, Family Mart, Circle K, Sunks, etc 
Official website is here (Japanese)
Chunichi Dragons
052-261-8814
Get off at Nagoya Dome-mae
Yada Sta. on the Meijo
Subway Line. Walk 5 min.
map
  
photo by Yoshi
Hana Matsuri at Fukawa
Area 2017
花祭り 布川地区 
 Fukawa Shukaijo
布川集会所
Fukawa
Toei-cho

Aichi Pref.
(1st Sat-Sun/annual)
13:00(Sat) - 9:00(Sun)

Hanamatsuri Festivals in Toei-cho were
designated as Japan's Intangible Folk Cultural
Property in 1976.
Toei-cho Keizai-ka
Shoko-Kanko-gakari
0536-76-1812 
 Get off at Toei Sta.(東栄) on
the JR Line. Then take bus
(10 min.) and get off at the
Hongo stop. Walk 15 min.

Go out the Toyokawa Exit
of Tomei Expressway. 45km
(70 min.) via Route 151.
 
 
Inazawa Ume(Japanese
apricot) blossom Festival
2017
いなざわ梅まつり 
Aichi Pref.
Ueki Center
(Arbor Promotion Center)
Inazawa C.

Aichi Pref.

稲沢市堀之内町花ノ木129 
 March 4 and 5
9:30-16:00


Inazawa City is one of the four
sources of garden plants
with Kawaguchi C.(Saitama Pref.),
Ikeda C. (Osaka Pref.) and Kurume C.
(Fukuoka Pref.) 
0587-36-1148

Inazawa-shi
KankoKyokai
0587-22-1414
Get off at Konomiya Sta. on
the Meitetsu
Line. Take Meitetsu Bus bound
for
Yawase-Kannon and get off at
Yawase-Kannon-mae.
Take a shuttle bus. (9:20-16:00)
(every 20 minutes)
Timetable, course and fare finder
JORUDAN and HYPERDIA
  

Hirashiba Park Ume Festival
2017 平芝公園梅まつり
Hirashiba Park
平芝公園

5, Hirashiba-cho,
Toyota C.

Aichi Pref.  
- March 20
35 kinds 550 Japanese plum trees.

Main event will be held on
March 4 and 5 
0665-34-6621

Toyota-shi
KankoKyokai
0565-34-6642 
Get off at Umetsubo 梅坪 Sta.
on the Meitetsu Line.
10-min. walk. 

Soriike Ume-Viewing Festival
2017 佐布里池梅まつり
 Souri Midori to Hana no
Fureai Koen
佐布里緑と花のふれあい公園 

Chita C.

Aichi Pref.
- March 12
10:00-

25 kinds, 4,600 ume trees
 0562-54-2911 Get off at Asakura 朝倉Sta. on
the Meitetsu Tokoname Line.
Take Chita Bus bound for
Souri 佐布里 and get off at
Umenoyakata-guchi 梅の館口
Walk to the east approx. 5
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Keichitsu 2017 
lit. Awakening of insects
Keichitsu is one of the 24
sections of the
traditional Japanese calendar.
Insects or worms stayed under
the ground
during winter come out on the surface.  
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Donichi Eco kippu,
one-day pass, is valid2017 
Nagoya C.  Donichi-Eco-Kippu is valid
on the 8th of each month.
"8" is Nagoya's symbol number. 
Municipal Bus and
Subway Telephone
Center
052-522-0111 

16 Ward Offices &
6 Branches
in Nagoya C. are open
2017
区役所・日曜日窓口開設日
  Each ward office
(branch) of
Nagoya C.

各区役所 
 8:45-12:00


(Next Sunday service: March 19 & 26)
Each Ward Office
(Branch office)  
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Nagoya Omotenashi
Busho-tai
performance
2017
  Ninomaru Hiroba
二之丸広場
Nagoya Castle

Nagoya C.
 
 Omotenashi Performance
11:00-, 14:30-

After the performance, you can take a
photo with your favorite "busho".(free)
Nagoya Castle
052-231-1700
 Get off at Shiyakusho Sta. on
the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit 7.
map 

Let's feed giraffes2017
Giraffe's yard
Higashiyama Zoo

HigashiyamaKoen

Nagoya C. 
 (First Sunday of each month)
14:00-
First 50 people who come to the
place by 10:00 can feed the giraffes.
Good chance to approach them.
 Higashiyama Park
052-782-2111
Get off at Higashiyama-koen
on the Higashiyama subway
line. 

Kosho-ji Temple Fair
2017
Kosho-ji
Yagoto

Nagoya C.
 
(5th and 13th of each month)

many stalls 
052-832-2801  Get off at Yagoto sta. on the
Meijo or Tsurumai
Subway Line.
Take exit 7.

map 

Tamanushi Inari
Shrine Festival
玉主稲荷大祭2017
  Inu Jinja(shrine)
伊奴神社

Nishi-ku
Nagoya C. 
名古屋市西区稲生町2-12
 (1st Sunday of Mar./annual)
9:00-15:00
Shinto ritual/9:00-9:30
(Shinto ritual pray for good
business) 
Inu Jinja
052-521-8800 
 Get off at Shonai-dori sta. on
the Tsurumai subway line.
Take exit #1. Turn to right and
walk approx. 3 min. You see
the esplanade of Shonai-flume.
Turn to the East along the
esplanade, walk 7 minutes. 

Japanese Plum Festival
Hana Ume Matsuri/花梅まつり
2017 
Odaka Ryokuchi

Midori-ku

Nagoya C. 
  - March 5

There are approx. 400 plum trees

 Saturdays and Sundays between
Feb. 18 and March 5
Sale of young plants, Food stalls 
 Odaka Ryokuchi
KanriJimusho
052-622-2281 
Get off at Sakyoyama 左京山 Sta.
on the Meitetsu Line.
A 5-min. walk. 


Niso-do Sunday
Zen Meditation
2017
愛知専門尼僧堂日曜参禅会 
 Aichi Senmon Niso-do
Chikusa-ku

Nagoya C.
The session starts from 9:00
(Your 1st time: Come by 8:45a.m.)
The headmistress of Nisou-do,
Ms.Aoyama Shundo, is a very
famous nun. 
It's a precious chance to learn
something from her 
Aichi Senmon
Niso-do
052-751-2671 
Get off at Kakuozan
Sta. on the Higashiyama
Subway Line. Or get off at
Motoyama Sta. on the Meijo
or Higashiyama Subway Line.
20-min. walk
map


Chunichi Dragons
Exhibition Game2017
Nagoya Dome

Nagoya C.

ナゴヤドーム
Chunichi Dragons
vs Chiba Lotte Marines
14:00 -
Advance tickets are available from
Lawsons, Family Mart, Circle K, Sunks, etc 
Official website is here (Japanese)
Chunichi Dragons
052-261-8814
Get off at Nagoya Dome-mae
Yada Sta. on the Meijo
Subway Line. Walk 5 min.
map

 ©Chiba Akio

Nakada Shrine
Naked Men Festival2017
中田大国霊神社裸祭り 
NakadaOkunimitamaJinja
NakadaHachiman-sha
Nakata-cho
Toyota C.

Aichi Pref. 
  (1st Sunday/annual)

Nakada Shrine enshrines
the same god
with Konomiya Shrine
which is popular
with Konomiya naked festival.
Then they hold similar festival with
Konomiya's to drive away evil spirits.
(If you would like to participate,
come to the community house
by 10:00 and pay 7,000yen)

13:00-: Purification ceremony
13:20-: Parade with rice cake
13:20-14:30: Naked men parade
(bamboo climbing, bamboo breaking, etc,)
14:30: Ceremony at the shrine
15:00-/Mochi-kubari, etc.
Toyota-shi
KankoKyokai
0565-34-6642

Nakada-Kumin
kaikan

0565-57-1188 
Get off at Chiryu Sta. on the
Meitetsu Nagoya-Honsen Line.
Take "Fureai bus 2" bound for
Takaoka-Chikugo (高岡竹後).
Get off at Nakada stop.(5-min. ride)
Walk 15 min. You will find
Nakada-kominkan
(community house)
Parade starts from here

Timetable, course and fare finder
JORUDAN and HYPERDIA
   

photo by Yoshi
Hana Matsuri at Fukawa Area
2017
花祭り 布川地区
 Fukawa Shukaijo
布川集会所
Fukawa
Toei-cho

Aichi Pref.
  (1st Sat-Sun/annual)

- 9:00(Sun)

Hanamatsuri Festivals in
Toei-cho were
designated as Japan's Intangible
Folk Cultural
Property in 1976.
Toei-cho Keizai-ka
Shoko-Kanko-gakari
0536-76-1812
 Get off at Toei Sta.(東栄) on
the JR Line. Then take bus
(10 min.) and get off at the
Hongo stop. Walk 15 min.

Go out the Toyokawa Exit
of Tomei Expressway. 45km
(70 min.) via Route 151.

Kurosawa Dengaku2017
黒沢田楽
Amidado阿弥陀堂

Aza-Kurosawa
ShichigoIsshiki
Shinshiro C.

Aichi Pref.
(1st Sunday of February/annual)
11:00-15:00

Kurosawa Dengaku (a kind of traditional
dance) was designated as the
National Intangible Folk Cultural Prosperity
in 1978.
Shinshiro-shi
KyouikuIinkai
Bunka-ka
0536-23-7655

Get off at Shin-Tomei
Shinshiro exit
Approx. 37 min. ride 

Inazawa Ume(Japanese
apricot) blossom Festival
2017
いなざわ梅まつり
Aichi Pref.
Ueki center
Inazawa C.

Aichi Pref.

稲沢市堀之内町花ノ木129 
 March 5 and 6
9:30-16:00

Inazawa City is one of the four
sources of garden plants
with Kawaguchi C.(Saitama Pref.),
Ikeda C. (Osaka Pref.) and Kurume C.
(Fukuoka Pref.) 
0587-36-1148

Inazawa-shi
KankoKyokai
0587-22-1414 
Get off at Konomiya Sta. on the Meitetsu
Line. Take Meitetsu Bus bound for
Yawase-Kannon and get off at
Yawase-Kannon-mae.
Take a shuttle bus. (9:30-16:00)

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Hirashiba Park Ume Festival
2017 平芝公園梅まつり
Hirashiba Park
平芝公園

5, Hirashiba-cho,
Toyota C.

Aichi Pref. 
- March 20
35 kinds 550 Japanese plum trees.

Main event will be held on
March 4 and 5
0665-34-6621

Toyota-shi
KankoKyokai
0565-34-6642
Get off at Umetsubo 梅坪 Sta.
on the Meitetsu Line.
10-min. walk. 

Soriike Ume-Viewing Festival
2017 佐布里池梅まつり
 Souri Midori to Hana no
Fureai Koen
佐布里緑と花のふれあい公園 

Chita C.

Aichi Pref.
Feb. 11 - March 12
There are 25 kinds, 4600 plum trees in
this park

10:30-, 13:00-/Owari Manzai performance
11:00-/Ohayashi Music peroformance
14:00-/Asakura no Hashigojishi Lion dance
performance
 0562-54-2911

Chita-shi KankoKyokai
0562-33-3151
Get off at Asakura 朝倉Sta. on
the Meitetsu Tokoname Line.
Take Chita Bus bound for
Souri 佐布里 and get off at
Umenoyakata-guchi 梅の館口
ro take AiAi Bus and get off
at Ume-no-Yakata Stop.
Walk to the east approx. 5
min

image of nehan picture
Nehan-e 涅槃会
2017 
 Noma Taibo (temple)
野間大坊
Mihama-cho, Chita-gun
知多郡美浜町大字野間字東畠ケ50
Aichi Pref.  
Buddhist ritual.
The anniversary of Buddha's death.

In the temple, there is a grave of
Minamoto no Yoshitsune's father,
Minamoto no Yoshitomo. 
Noma-Taibo
0569-87-0050 
 Get off at Noma 野間 Sta.
on the Meitetsu Line.
Walk 8 min.

8km(15min.) from Mihama 美浜 IC
of the MinamiChita-doro.
(Via Route 247)
Free parking area for 300cars  


Old style Japanese sword
forging public
presentation day2017
 Seki Kaji Densho-kan
Seki City

Gifu Pref. 
 (1st Sunday of March/annual)
700-year history
Demonstration by masters of skill
(the grinders, the sheath maker,
the grip decorator, and the Shiroganeshi).

10:00〜/13:30〜/14:30〜 
Seki Kaji
Densho-kan
0575-23-3825 
Take Gifu Bus
Nagoya-kosokusen
line bound for Mino-Seki from
Meitetsu Bus Center 4F
#3 bus stop.
Get off at Sakae-Itchome.
10-min walk..
(1h05-1h25/1000yen)
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Meitoku-Inari Hatsu-Uma
Festibval
2017
明徳稲荷初午大祭 
  Meitoku-Inari (shrine)
明徳稲荷神社
Terakawado-cho
Mizunami C.
瑞浪市寺河戸町
Gifu Pref. 
  (1st Sunday of March/annual)
8:00-16:00 
 Mizunami-shi
KankoKyokai
0572-67-2222 
 Get off at Mizunami Sta.
on the
JR Chuo-sen Line.
A 5-min. walk. 

 ©Gujoshi Kankorenmei
Chitora Hakusan Jinja
Amazake Festival 2017
 Chitora Hakusan Shrine
千虎白山神社
(near Hotel GujoHachiman)
Yoshino, Hachiman-cho,
Gujo C.

Gifu Pref. 
  (1st Sunday of March/annual)
12:00/Kagura procession start from
Kominkan
12:30/Arrive at Hakusan Shrine.
Ise Kagura dance is offered to gods.
13:00/Served free amazake
GujoHachiman
Kanko-kyokai
0575-67-0002

Ujiko-sodai
63-2072
 Get off at MinoOta Sta. on
the JR Takayama
Line. Take nagaragawa Tetsudo
Line and get off at
GujoHachiman Sta.
Take Gifu Bus bound for Mino.
Get off at Chitora stop (10 min.)
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Kaki-Inari Hatsu-Uma
Festival
2017
荷機稲荷初午大祭 
Kaki-Inari (shrine)
荷機稲荷
Inazu-cho
Mizunami C.
Gifu Pref. 
(1st Sunday of March/annual)
9:00-16:00
15:00-: Mochinage

200-year history
You see the world largest plate named
"Zuisho/瑞祥"(280cm in diameter, 30cm
in height) 
Kaki InariJinja
0572-67-1421

MizunamiShiyakusho
Shoko-ka
0572-68-2111
Get off at Mizunami Sta. on
the JR ChuoHonsen Line.
Take taxi (15 min.) 
6/Mon - - - -
7/Tue   -  -


Salon Concert
2017 
Nagoya Music Plaza 1F
(Ongaku Plaza)
Kanayama.

Nagoya C. 
15:00-16:00

Flute, Electric Organ

Admission: Free 
Music Plaza
052-331-6041 
Nagoya Music Plaza
Get off at Kanayama sta.
on the Meijo subway line.
Take exit 1
A 8-min. walk.
map 


Chunichi Dragons
Exhibition Game2017 
Komaki-shi SogoUndojo
(Komaki Shimin Kyujo)

Komaki C.

Aichi Pref.  
Chunichi Dragons
vs Yomiuri Giants
13:00-
Advance tickets are available from
Lawsons, Seven-Eleven, etc
Official website is here
Komaki Shimin Kyujo
0568-79-3336
Get off at Komaki Sta. on the
Meitetsu Komaki Line.
Take a Peach Bus and get off
at Shimi Kyujo Kita 市民球場北
stop. A 10-min. walk.  

8/Wed
 


Donichi Eco kippu,
one-day pass, is valid2017
Nagoya C.   Donichi-Eco-Kippu Municipal Bus and
Subway Telephone
Center
052-522-0111
-
Hatsuuma-e
Shinto ritual
2017 
Bansho-ji Temple
Shirayuki-Inari-dou
Osu
Nagoya C.  
11:00-14:00

Pray for good business, etc.
052-262-0735 Get off at OsuKannon Sta.
on the Tsurumai Subway Line. 


Chunichi Dragons
Exhibition Game2017
Okazaki Shimin Kyujo

Okazaki C.

Aichi Pref. 
Chunichi Dragons
vs Yomiuri Giants
13:00-
Advance tickets are available from
Lawsons, Seven-Eleven, etc
Official website is here 
Okazaki Shimin Kyujo
0564-25-7887 
Get off at HigashiOkazaki Sta.
on the Meitetsu Line.
Take Meitetsu Bus and get off
at ChuoSogo Koen 中央総合公園
Stop. 
9/Thu
- -

Toyokuni-jinja (shrine)
Ku-no-ichi (九の市)
open-air market
2017
Toyokuni-jinja
Nakamura-Koen
Nagoya C.
(9, 19, 29 of each month)

9:00-13:30

Vegetables, flowers, fish, etc. 
Toyokuni Jinja
052-411-0003
Get off at Nakamura-Koen
Sta. on
the Higashiyama Subway Line.
Take exit 3.
map 


Graduate Concert
by students
from Nagoya Univ. of Arts
Faculty of Music 2017 
Shirakawa Hall

Fushimi

Nagoya C. 
17:00-
Admission free for general seating

Get a numbered ticket at
Aichi Art Center B2F play guide, Shirakawa
Hall Ticket center, etc
 
Nagoya Geijutsu
Daigaku Ensoka
0568-24-5141 
Get off at Fushimi Sta. on the
Higashiyama or Tsurumai
Subway Line. Take exit 5.
Go straight 150m (to the
south).Turn to left at the
Mitsukura intersection.
Next to the POLA Bldg. map

10/Fri


 
Tokugawa-en
Garden of Music
2017
Garden Hall

Tokugawa-en
(Japanese garden)

Higashi-ku

Nagoya C. 
11:00-, 14:00- 
Flute, Piccoro

Admission fee to the Garden Hall is
free, but admission to the Tokugawa-en
300 yen is required.

Official information is here 
Tokugawa-en Kanri
Jimusho 
052-935-8988 
Take city bus Kikan 2(基幹2) from
Sakae OASIS 21 No.3 stop.  Get off at
Tokugawaen-Shin-Deki-machi
or
Get off at Ozone subway sta. on the Meijo
subway line. Take exit3. Walk 15 min.
or
ake city bus Kikan 2
(基幹2)
from Nagoya station bus terminal
Green-Home No.7 stop. Get off at
Tokugawaen-Shin-Deki-machi
. map 

Tokai Shichifukujin/Seven gods
Spring Festival
東海七福神 春の大祭
2017
Joho-ji 城宝寺
Jodo-ji 成道寺
Sempuku-ji 泉福寺
Cho'on-ji 潮音寺
Johko-ji 常光寺
Horin-ji 法林寺
Meno-ji 瑪瑙寺

Atsumi Peninsula
Aichi Pref. 
March 10/annual
(11th, Monday, if Mar.10 falls on Sunday)
Temple Free service Sale of local souvenir
Joho-ji Amazake AsariSenbei
Jodo-ji Aonori soup snacks
Sempuku-ji Amazake cheap sweets
Cho'on-ji Cold noodle Japanese pickles
Johko-ji Wakame soup flowers
 Horin-ji Amazake beans,rice dumpling
Meno-ji altarage flower
 Toyotetsu Kanko Service
0532-54-5691

Cho'on-ji Temple
0531-32-0460
 Get off at Toyohashi 豊橋 Sta.
on the JR or Meitetsu Line.
Take the Toyohashi-Tetsudo
Line and get off at
MikawaTahara 三河田原 Sta.
Then take a local bus or taxi.
-
If you want to take a route bus
for visiting seven temples, call
Toyotetsu Kanko Service.


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7th anniversary of the
Great East Japan
Earthquake 2017 
 - March 11, 2017 marks the 7th anniversary of
the East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami. 

Organic Farmers 
Morning Market 2017
オーガニックファーマーズ朝市村 
OASIS 21

Sakae

Nagoya C. 
(Every Saturday)
Get fresh vegetables !

8:30 - 11:30 
OASIS 21
052-962-1011 
Get off at Sakae on the
Higashiyama
or Meijo subway line.
Head toward exit 4A.
Go down the short stairs and
go straight.
map 

Nagoya Omotenashi Busho-tai
performance
2017
  Ninomaru Hiroba
二之丸広場
Nagoya Castle

Nagoya C.
  Omotenashi Performance
11:00-, 14:30-

After the performance, you can take a
photo with your favorite "busho".(free)
 Nagoya Castle
052-231-1700  
 Get off at Shiyakusho Sta. on
the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit 7.
map  

 Marathon Festival
Nagoya Aichi
2017
Nagoya Dome

Nagoya Dome-mae Yada

Nagoya C.  
9:30-, 12:15-/Challenge run start

10:00-20:00/Food stands,
booth of sports manufactures,
stage event, etc.
admission: free 
Marathon Festival
JikkoIinkai
052-201-1560 

Nagoya Dome
052-719-2121 
Get off at Nagoya Dome-mae
Yada Sta.
on the Meijo Subway Line.
A 5-min. walk

map 


Salon Concert
2017 
Nagoya Music Plaza 1F
(Ongaku Plaza)
Kanayama.

Nagoya C  
 15:00-

Canzone, Pops

Admission: Free
Music Plaza
052-331-6041 
Nagoya Music Plaza
Get off at Kanayama sta.
on the Meijo subway line.
Take exit 1
A 8-min. walk.
map 

 ©Fuji Cars Japan
Nagoya Camping Car Fair
2017
 Port Messe Nagoya No.3

Kinjo-futo Sta.

Nagoya C.
-12
10:00-17:00
Approx. 100 Camping cars, Travel-trallers, etc
from both home and abroad.
Various attractions, Duch oven cook off, etc.
Adult 1000yen(adv.800yen)
Adv. ticket at Lawson, Elem.schooler: Free
TV Aichi Jigyo-bu
052-243-8600 
Get off at Kinjo Futo Sta.
on the Aonami Line.

map

From a leaflet
Exposition of 1240 Buddha
statures carved by Enku
2017
Arako Kannon-ji
(temple)

Nagoya C. 
(2nd Saturday of each month)

13:00-16:00

Admission: 500yen 
  Arako Kannon-ji
052-361-1778
 Get off at Takabata sta. on
the Hiigashiyama subway line.
Take exit 4. Turn to left and
turn to
left again at the first traffic
signal. Walk 10 min.
map 

Maybe Kawazu-zakura cherry
blossoms are at their best
now
2017 
Along the Oto River
HigashiNakahirachi

Okazaki C.

Aichi Pref.

岡崎市明大寺町東中平地 
Kawazu-zakura is one of the early
flowering sakura 
Get off at HigashiOkazaki Sta.
on the Meitetsu Line. Take a
Meitetsu Bus bound for (JR)
Okazaki-Eki-mae 岡崎駅前
from #9 stop. (5 mins.)
Get off at
Tatsumigaoka-Kaikanmae
竜美丘会館前(180yen)
or
Walk from HigashiOkazaki Sta.
Kitaguchi(North exit) approx. 15
mins. .(1.2km) 

Hirashiba Park Ume Festival
2016 
Hirashiba Park
平芝公園

5, Hirashiba-cho,
Toyota C.

Aichi Pref.  
- March 20
35 kinds 550 Japanese plum trees.
0665-34-6621

Toyota-shi
KankoKyokai
0565-34-6642 
Get off at Umetsubo 梅坪 Sta.
on the Meitetsu Line.
10-min. walk. 

Gifu Ume Festival
2017
 Bairin Park
(Bairin Koen)
Gifu C.

Gifu Pref. 
- Mar. 12
50 kinds, 1,300 Ume trees
KouenSeibika
058-265-4141

Ume-matsuri
JikkoIinkai
058-245-7897
Get off at Gifu Sta. on the
JR Line.
Take a bus bound for
B81SekiHigashiyama
or B74OhoraMidoriDanchi
and get off at
BairinKoen-mae 梅林公園前.
(10min./200yen) Walk 3 min.
Zuiryu-ji is located to the
west of the BairinKoen.    
 Zuiryu-ji (temple)
瑞龍寺
10:00-15:00
Zuiryu-ji temple special open house
Zuiryu-ji
058-246-2597 

Todaiji (temple) Omizutori

(external link)
Water-Drawing Festival of
Todai-ji Temple
2016
Todai-ji (temple)
Nigatsu-do

Nara Pref. 
Water-Drawing Festival
19:30-20:15
(Features 11 larger torches)

Very famous festival which has been
held annualy since A.D.752.

Buddhist priests draw up waters
and run along the corridors of
Nigatsu-do building waving huge
torches 
Todai-ji
0742-22-5511 
Nara
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the group bus tour of
travel agency


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満月 
 -  -

Nagoya Omotenashi
Busho-tai
performance
2017
 Ninomaru Hiroba
二之丸広場
Nagoya Castle

Nagoya C.
 Omotenashi Performance
11:00-, 14:30-

After the performance, you can take a
photo with your favorite "busho".(free)
Nagoya Castle
052-231-1700
 Get off at Shiyakusho Sta. on
the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit 7.
map 
  
Omatoh
(Shooting festival)
2016
 Nakamura Hachimansha,
Kasuga-sha
(shrine)

Nagoya C 
  (2nd Sun. of Mar./ annual)

Shinto ritual to shoot a target
called omatou by two shooters.
13:00-: Shinto ritual
13:30-: Omato (shooting)
14:00-: mochi (rice cake) are given
to the visitors. 
052-471-9672 Get off at Nakamura-koen
Sta. on the Higashiyama
Subway Line.
Take exit 4.
5-min. walk.to the East.

map 

Nagoya Women's Marathon
2017
Start and goal
Nagoya Dome

Higashi-ku


Nagoya C. 
Start:  9:10- 

The winner will be chosen the
representative marathon runner
of London Olympic Games

Official Website is here 
052-290-0013 Get off at Nagoya Dome-mae
Yada Sta. on the Meijo Subway Line.
A 5-min. walk

map 
  
Nagoya City Marathon
2017

Half marathon
Nagoya Dome=>Shirakawa Koen
(Fushimi)

Quarter marathon
Nagoya Dome=>track & field
of MizuhoKoen
(MizuhoUndojo
E or W/Aratamabashi)

Charrange Run
Nagoya Dome

Nagoya C.  
10:10-/Half marathon 21.0975km
Quarter marathon 10.5km


at Nagoya Dome
  10:00-18:00/Food stands,
booth of sports manufactures,
stage event, etc.
admission: free

Official Website is here

You can entry via internet. 
 Marathon Festival
JikkoIinkai
052-201-1560  

Nagoya Dome
052-719-2121
Get off at Nagoya Dome-mae
Yada Sta.
on the Meijo Subway Line.
A 5-min. walk

map 

Let's feed an African
Elephant
2017
African Elephant's yard
Higashiyama Zoo

HigashiyamaKoen

Nagoya C.  
 (2nd Sunday of each month)
14:00-
First 70 people who come to the
place by 10:00 can feed the giraffes.
Good chance to approach them. 
Higashiyama Park
052-782-2111 
Get off at Higashiyama-koen
on the Higashiyama subway
line. 

Higashibetsuin
Temple Fair2017 
Higashi-Betsuin
(temple)

Nagoya C.  
(12th of each month)

9:00-15:00

approximatery 50 stalls  
052-321-9201  Get off at Higashibetsuin station
on the Meijo Subway Line.
take exit 4.
3 min. walk to the west

map 

 ©Fuji Cars Japan
Nagoya Camping Car Fair
2017
 Port Messe Nagoya No.3

Kinjo-futo Sta.

Nagoya C.

10:00-17:00
Approx. 100 Camping cars, Travel-trallers,
etc
from both home and abroad.
Various attractions, Duch oven cook off, etc.
Adult 1000yen (adv.800yen),
Under Elem. Schooler: 800yen
Adv. ticket at Lawson, Seven-Eleven,
Circl K Sunks, etc. Elem.schooler: Free
TV Aichi Jigyo-bu
052-243-8600
Get off at Kinjo Futo Sta.
on the Aonami Line.

map
   
Oagata Shrine Fertility
Festival
(Oagata jinja Honen-sai)
(Himenomiya Honen Festival)
2017
大縣神社 豊年祭
 Oagata Shrine
大縣神社

Inuyama City

Aichi Pref.
 (Sunday before Mar. 15/annual)
9:00-16:00

9:00-/Kinensai Shinto Ritual
10:00-/KodomoMikoshi portable shrine
11:00-/Chigo Gyoretsu
12:15-13:10/Procession of decoration
car, Fukumusume(happy women) &
rice cake start from ImasenDenki
Seisakusho 今仙電機製作所
13:00-/Procession start from
Morokuwa Jinja (shrine) 諸钁神社
16:00-/Mochinage

Companion festival,
Tagata Shrine Honen-sai, is held
on March 15 annually. 
  Oo-Agata Shrine
0568-67-1017 
  Change the train at
Heian-dori subway
station (on the Meijo line) to
the Kami-iida Line bound for
Inuyama.
Get off at Gakuden
楽田 Sta.
Walk approx. 15-min.

map


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Komaki Air Base Open Base
2016 航空祭
Japan Air Self-Defence Force
Komaki Airbase
(KokuJietai Komaki-Kichi)
Komaki C.
Aichi Pref.
9:00-15:00
Public relation activites.
Details are not announced yet.
Please check here. They are posted as soon
as decided.(Japanese)
Flight exhibition (Blue Impulse flight
exhibition will be held without acrobatic flight),
UH-60simulator, Flight control simulator,
food stalls, etc.
Admission: Free
Open Bse special dial
0568-65-8808 
 Get off at Heiandori 平安通Sta.
on the Meijo Subway Line.
Transfer to Meitetsu Komaki
Line bound for Komaki/Inuyama
and get off at Ushiyama 牛山
Sta. A 5-min. walk.

 ©Aisai City
 Okowa Festival
オコワ祭/Okowa Matsuri
2016
勝幡オコワ祭り
Shobata Shrine
勝幡神社

2820 Ohnawaba,
Shobata-cho,
Aisai C.
Aichi Pref.

愛西市勝幡町大縄場2820
(2nd Sunday of March/annual)
8:00/Start from Sodai's house

Aisai City's Intangible Cultural Property
Okowa is sticky rice with red beans.
Local people offer okowa to gods.
Then they swing around and break
a jar. Visitors try to get okowa in
the broken jar. It means sharing
food and happiness with gods.
People share the God's meal
(offered okowa rice)
 Aisai C.
ShakaiKyoiku-ka
0567-37-0231

 Tatsuta-Chosha
KeizaiKensetsu-bu
Keizai-ka
0567-28-7278
 Get off at Shobata勝幡Sta. on the
Meitetsu Tsushima Line.
A 10-min. walk.


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Otaga Festival
おたがまつり2017
Chosen-ji (temple)
長仙寺
Mutsure-cho, Tahara C.
田原市六連町居屋敷26

Aichi Pref  
(2nd Sunday of March/annual)
9:00-17:00

Festival to protect people against
evils, and pray for better fortune.

15:00-: parade with a portable shrine,
16:00-:Kechiganhoyo Shinto ritual, mochinage
After mochinage: Tamatori (Local people
scramble for the ball made of strings).
Plants market, etc. Since 1834  
Chosen-ji
(長仙寺)
0531-27-0817 
Get off at Toyohashi sta.
on the JR or Meitetsu line.
Transfer to
Toyohashi-Tetsudo Atsumi Line.
Get off at
Toyoshima (豊島) Sta. Take shuttle bus
from JA Aichi-Minami-Tobu-shisho
near the station.
or
Get off at Toyohashi sta.
on the JR or Meitetsu line. Transfer to
Toyohashi-Tetsudo Atsumi Line
and get off at Toyoshima Sta.
Take "Gururin Bus" Omotehama
Line (clockwise/5min.)
Get off at Chosen-ji stop.
 

Hirashiba Park Ume Festival
2017
Hirashiba Park
平芝公園

5, Hirashiba-cho,
Toyota C.

Aichi Pref.  
- March 20
35 kinds 550 Japanese plum trees.
0665-34-6621

Toyota-shi
KankoKyokai
0565-34-6642 
Get off at Umetsubo 梅坪 Sta.
on the Meitetsu Line.
10-min. walk. 

Gifu Ume Festival
2017
 Bairin Park
(Bairin Koen)
Gifu C.

Gifu Pref.

50 kinds, 1,300 Ume trees


13:00-/ Chindon procession
KouenSeibika
058-265-4141

Ume-matsuri
JikkoIinkai
058-245-7897
Get off at Gifu Sta. on the
JR Line.
Take a bus bound for
B81SekiHigashiyama
or B74OhoraMidoriDanchi
and get off at
BairinKoen-mae 梅林公園前.
(10min./200yen) Walk 3 min.
Zuiryu-ji is located to the
west of the BairinKoen.    
 Zuiryu-ji (temple)
瑞龍寺
10:00-15:00
Zuiryu-ji temple special open house
Zuiryu-ji
058-246-2597 
13/Mon          

Kosho-ji Temple Fair
2017 
Kosho-ji
Yagoto

Nagoya C.
 
(5th and 13th of each month)

Many stalls
052-832-2801  Get off at Yagoto sta. on the
Meijo or Tsurumai
Subway Line.
Take exit 7.

map 
         
14/Tue


White Day2017
- (March 14/annual)
White Day comes one month after
St. Valentine's Day.
In June 1978, members of
All Japan Candy Manufacturer
Association decided to establish
"White Day" in order to get
some of luck of chocolate
manufacturing companies
on St.Valentine's Day and attempt to
increase demand for the candies. 
-  In March 1980, members in
Kano area
started the campain of White
Day.
Men, who recived chocolates
from women,
give women candies or much
more
expensive gifts in return.
 Seiryuu-e/青龍会
2016
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Kyoto 
14:00-   Kiyomizudera
075-551-1234 
  Take a municipal bus #206.
Get off at Kiyomizudo清水道 
15/Wed


Atrium Concert
2017
Midland Square Atrium
(Midland Square
commercial wing B1)

Nagoya

Nagoya C.
14:00-, 15:00-

Japanese dance and Soprano

Admission: Free 
Towa Fudosan
Eigyobu SGC
052-584-7121 
Get off at Nagoya Sta. on the
Higashiyama or Sakuradori
Subway Line. Take exit 6  


Tagata Shrine Fertility
Festival
(Tagata Jinja Hohnen-sai)
2017

RECOMMENDED 
Tagata Jinja
(shrine)
田縣神社前
Komaki C.

Aichi Pref.
 (Mar.15/annual)
10:00-16:00

parade/14:00-15:30
(Short distance, but walk verly slowly)

You can see a huge phallus-shaped
wooden offering.(2.5m long and
0.5m diameter, 250-300kg,
Not mikoshi or portable shrine).
Very open-hearted and one of the
most popular festivals for foreignes.

Have a fun !

The rice cake throwing of
Tagata Shrine is a little bit risky,
because rice cakes are hard and
bigger than other festivals'.
So please take care 
Tagata Shrine
0568-76-2906

0568-72-2101
Change the train at
Heian-dori
Subway
Station (on the
Meijo Subway Line)
to the Kami-iida Subway
Line bound for Inuyama.
Get off at
Tagata-Jinja-mae
田県神社前
 sta.
Then, from the station,
just follow the crowd headed
to the festival.
Walk 5 minutes

map


Eiho-ji Kannon-do
Exposition
2016
Kokeizan
Eiho-ji

Tajimi C.
Gifu Pref. 
(March 15/annual)
9:00 - 15:00

Show inside of the Kannondo (national
treasure), Kaizando and other treasures of
the temple. 
Tajimi-shi KankoKyokai
0572-24-6460 
Get off at Tajimi 多治見 Sta. 
on the JR Chuo Line /JR中央線 
 Seiryuu-e/青龍会
2016
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Kyoto 
14:00-   Kiyomizudera
075-551-1234 
  Take a municipal bus #206.
Get off at Kiyomizudo清水道
16/Thu          


Salon Concert
2017 
Nagoya Music Plaza 1F
(Ongaku Plaza)
Kanayama.

Nagoya C  
18:30-
by
Some members of Nagoya Philharmonic Orchestra
Admission: Free
Music Plaza
052-331-6041
Nagoya Music Plaza
Get off at Kanayama sta.
on the Meijo subway line.
Take exit 1
A 8-min. walk.
map 


Atrium Concert
2017 
Midland Square Atrium
(Midland Square
commercial wing B1)

Nagoya

Nagoya C.   
17:00-, 18:00-

 String Quartet

Admission: Free
Towa Fudosan
Eigyobu SGC
052-584-7121
Get off at Nagoya Sta. on the
Higashiyama or Sakuradori
Subway Line. Take exit 6
         
17/Fri

 
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Salon Concert
2017  
Nagoya Music Plaza 1F
(Ongaku Plaza)
Kanayama.

Nagoya C 
15:00-16:00

String quartet, Flute

Admission: Free
 
Music Plaza
052-331-6041
Nagoya Music Plaza
Get off at Kanayama sta.
on the Meijo subway line.
Take exit 1
A 8-min. walk.
map

Kinen Festival
(Kinen-sai) and
Otogui-no-Gi
2017
 Mita shrine

Atsuta Shrine

Nagoya C.
(March 17/annual)

10:00- Tour of all of 43 shrines
in Atsuta Shrine yard.

14:00-14:30: Otogui-no-gi Shinto
ritual at Mita-jinja (shrine)
Shinto priest dance Karakami-mai,
which is a very simple dance.
 Atsuta Shrine  Get off at Jingu-nishi sta. on
the Meijo subway line. Take
exit 2.
7-min. walk.
map


Chunichi Dragons
Exhibition Game2017
 Nagoya Dome

Nagoya C.

ナゴヤドーム 
Chunichi Dragons
vs Hanshin Tigers
13:00 -
Advance tickets are available from
Lawsons, Family Mart, Circle K, Sunks, etc 
Official website is here (Japanese)
 Chunichi Dragons
052-261-8814
 
Get off at Nagoya Dome-mae
Yada Sta. on the Meijo
Subway Line. Walk 5 min.
map


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Organic Farmers
Morning Market 2017
オーガニックファーマーズ朝市村
OASIS 21

Sakae

Nagoya C.
(Every Saturday)
Get fresh vegetables !

8:30 - 11:30 
Organic Farmers
Asaichi Mura
052-265-8371
Get off at Sakae on the
Higashiyama
or Meijo subway line.
Head toward exit 4A.
Go down the short stairs and
go straight.
map

Day of portraites2016
OASIS 21

Sakae

Nagoya C. 
3rd Sat

Free
10:00 - 16:30

Students of Nagoya Zokei Design School
draw your portrait without charge  
OASIS 21
052-962-1011 
Get off at Sakae on the
Higashiyama
or Meijo subway line.
Head toward exit 4A.
Go down the short stairs and
go straight.
map 

Dance Festival by
Jr. High School Students
2016
OASIS 21

Sakae

Nagoya C. 
 11:00 - 18:00

Dance battle by Jr. High School
students who passed the tournament's
preliminary round from Aichi Pref.,
Gifu Pref. and Mie Pref.
Each group has 6 to 40 members.

Admission: Free 
Dance Festival
Jikko-Iinkai
052-951-2511

OASIS 21
052-962-1011 
Get off at Sakae on the
Higashiyama
or Meijo subway line.
Head toward exit 4A.
Go down the short stairs and
go straight.
map

Nagoya Omotenashi
Busho-tai
performance
2017
 Ninomaru Hiroba
二之丸広場
Nagoya Castle

Nagoya C.  
 Omotenashi Performance
11:00-, 14:30-

After the performance, you can take a
photo with your favorite "busho".(free) 
Nagoya Castle
052-231-1700 
Get off at Shiyakusho Sta. on
the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit 7.

map 

Tabi-Matsuri Nagoya
(Traveler's festival)2017
旅まつり名古屋 
Hisaya-hiroba
Angel Hiroba

Yabacho

Nagoya C.

久屋広場 (松坂屋前)
- 20th
10:00-17:00
Travel and Tourism event.

Tour information, local performance,
local products, etc. 
Nagoya Kanko
Convention

052-202-1145 
Get off at Yabacho Sta.
on the Meijo Subway Line

map 

80th Anniversary
Higashiyama Zoo and
Botanical Gardens
Spring Festival 2017
 Higashiyama Park

Chikusa-ku

Nagoya C.
March 18 - June 4

8:40-/Opening Event at FunsuiHiroba
(Fountain)
052-782-2111 Get off at Higashiyama Koen
Sta. on the Higashiyama
Subway Line


Sakura Festival
2017 
Nogyo Bunka-en
Todagawa Ryokuchi

Nagoya C. 
March 18 (Sun) - April 23(Sun)

There are many kinds of sakura trees in
Todagawa Greens(Todagawa Ryokuchi).
With three stages of blossom, early,
middle, and late, we can enjoy their
beauty anytime during the sakura festival.
For example
Mid-February (precocious sakura:
Sato-zakura)
Early April (mid-blooming: SomeiYoshino)
Late-April (serotinal sakura: Sato-zakura) 
NogyoBunka-en
TodagawaRyokuchi
052-302-5321 
 Get off at Takabata Sta. on the Higashiyama Subway Line.
Take a municipal bus bound for
KawaiKobashi河合小橋 and get off
at Nan'yoShisho南陽支所.
A 5-min. walk.


Salon Concert
2017 
Nagoya Music Plaza 1F
(Ongaku Plaza)
Kanayama.

Nagoya C  
15:00-16:00

Flute, Piano

No reservation required
Admission: Free 
Music Plaza
052-331-6041 
Nagoya Music Plaza
Get off at Kanayama sta.
on the Meijo subway line.
Take exit 1
A 8-min. walk.
map 

 
Nagoya C. Shisei Shiryokan
Spring Concert

2017 
Shisei Shiryokan/
Nagoya City Archives


1-3 Shirakabe
Higashi-ku

Nagoya C. 
13:30-14:00, 15:30-16:00

String Quartet

First come 100 people will get a seat
You can stand to watch.

Admission: free 
Shisei Shiryokan
052-953-0051
 Get off at Shiyakausho Sta.
on the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit 2. Walk to the east
approx. 8 min.
or
Take Nagoya municipal bus or
Meeguru and get off at Shisei
Shiryokan Minami stop.
Walk to the north approx. 5 min 
 
NHK Building
Lunch Time Concert2017 
NHK Nagoya
HosoCenter

bldg. B2
Near the escalator  
 (1st & 3rd Friday of each month
<2nd & 3rd Friday of Apr>)
12:10 - 12:50
by
Nagoya College of Music students

*The 3rd Fri. falls on a national holiday,
the schedule will be changed
 
NHK Building
Somu-bu
052-952-7313  
 Get off at Sakae on the
Higashiyama or Meijo Subway
Line. Head toward exit 4A.
Go down the short stairs and
go straight. There is an
accessway to the NHK bldg.
from OASIS 21.Follow the sign.
map 

Osu Kannon Temple Fair
2017 
 Osu Kannon

Nagoya C. 
Flea market
Approximatery 60 stalls

15:00-/ First come 200 people get
free amazake (non-alcohol sweet sake)
service (only 18th)

6:00-/ Buddhism Goma servive
18:00-/Buddhism Goma servive & Dai-
Hannya-Tendokukai
052-231-6525  Get off at Osu-kannon sta.
on theTsurumai subway line
Take exit 2
1-min. walk

map 

Kasadera Kannon
temple fair
2017 
Kasadera Kannon
(temple)
Motokasadera
Minami-ku

Nagoya C 
(18th of each month)  052-821-1367  Get of at Motokasadera Sta.
on the Meitetsu Line.
Walk 5 min. 

  
Nagoya Grampus
Soccer Game
2017
 Mizuho Rikujo Kyogijo

Mizuho-ku

Nagoya C. 
Nagoya Grampus VS Mito Hollyhock
14:00- 
Mizuho Ground
052-836-8200 
Get off at MizuhoUndojo-Nishi
Sta. on the Sakuradori Subway
Line.

map 


Chunichi Dragons
Exhibition Game2017
 Nagoya Dome

Nagoya C.

ナゴヤドーム
  Chunichi Dragons
vs Orix Buffaloes
14:00 -
Advance tickets are available from
Lawsons, Family Mart, Circle K, Sunks, etc 
Official website is here (Japanese)
Chunichi Dragons
052-261-8814
 Get off at Nagoya Dome-mae
Yada Sta. on the Meijo
Subway Line. Walk 5 min.
map


Obu Sakura Festival
大府市さくらまつり 2016 
Momoyama Koen(Momoyama-cho)
桃山公園
・Ishigase River bank
石ヶ瀬川堤防
・Futatsuike Koen
二ッ池公園

大府市
Obu C. Aichi Pref. 
 - April 13

Approx. 200 sakura trees in Momoyama Park.

You can enjou yellow "karashina" flower and
pink "sakura" at the same time along the Ishigase River


Enjoy "kawazuzakura" until late March, then
from late March to early April,we can enjoy
"SomeiYoshino"sakura. In the middle April , we see full bloom- "yaezakura".
 Obu-shi KankoKyokai
 0562-47-2111
Get off at Obu Sta. on the
JR Line. 
A 10-min. walk. 


Anjo Sakura Festival
安城桜まつり2016 
Anjo Koen (Sakura-machi)
Shiroyama Koen (Sakra-cho)
Hinode Koen (Hinode-cho)

Anjo C.
Aichi Pref.
安城市 
- April 10

Event: April 2and 3 
Anjo-shi
Kanko Kyokai
0566-71-2235 
Take the JR TokaidoHonsen
Line ( bound for Toyohashi.)
 Get off at Anjo 安城Sta.
A 10-min. walk(Anjo Park)
or
Take a municipal bus. 


Hekinan Sakura Festival
碧南桜まつり2016 
* Ohnin-ji temple応仁寺,
*Akashi Koen (park)明石公園
*Nakayama Shinmeisha Shrine
中山神明社
*Along the Yahagi River
矢作川桜堤

Hekinan C.
Aichi Pref.
碧南市  
 - April 10 (Sunday)

Sakura Festival is held at 4 sites.
Hekinan-shi
KankoKyokai
0566-41-3311 
 Get off at KitaShinkawa Sta.
on the Meitetsu Line.
Take KuruKuru Bus and
get off at Aburagafuchi stop.
(30-min. ride) 
 

Tulip Fair
2016 
 Sante Park Tahara

Tahara-cho

Aichi Pref.  
 Approx. 60,000 tulips

Sante Park official website is here

14:00-/Mochinage, Kashinage  
 0531-25-1234   Get off at MikawaTahara Sta.
on the Toyohashi Tetsudo
Atsumi Line.
Take "Gururin Bus" and get
off at SantePark 

Toyokawa Inarizushi Festa
2017 豊川いなり寿司フェスタ
Toyokawa-shi
Sohgo Taiikukan
(Toyokawa City Gym)

246-3, Suwa, Toyokawa C.
Aichi Pref.
豊川市諏訪3丁目246
10:00-16:00
Inarin and local mascots from all over Japan
Toyokawa Inari-sushi Festa

Official photos and video last year: here

Admission: Free 
Toyokawa-shi
Kanokokai
0533-89-2206 
Get off at Suwa-cho 諏訪町 Sta.
on the Meitetsu
Toyokawa Line.  
 
Handa Okkawa Float Festival
(Okkawa Dashi -matsuri)

2017 乙川祭り
recommended  
Okkawa
Hachimansha (shrine),
乙川八幡社
Wakamiya-sha (shrine)
若宮社

Okkawa-chiku, Handa City
半田市乙川地区

Aichi Pref  
(Sat. & Sun. near 20th)
9:00-20:00
4 floats

Okkawa Dashi-matsuri is known
locally as the Fight Festival.
Pull up and down the very heavy
floats
at the steep slope in the Okkawa
Hachiman Shrine.
15:30, 16:30 
Okkawa Hachimansha
0569-23-4321

Handashi KankoKyokai
0569-32-3264 
Hachiman-sha (shrine):
Get off at Okkawa (乙川)sta.
on the JR Taketoyo line.
(35 -40 min. from Nagoya sta.)
Walk. 500m, approx 5 min.
from the station.

Wakamiya-sha (shrine):
500m from Hachiman-sha

570yen from Nagoya  




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 -
.

16 Ward Offices &
6 Branches
in Nagoya C. are open
2017
区役所・日曜日窓口開設日 
  Each ward office
(branch) of
Nagoya C.

各区役所
 8:45-12:00   Each Ward Office
(Branch office)  
Aichi Manufacturing Kingdom
Dream-Making Festival

Aichi Monozukuri Ohkoku
Yumezukuri Saiten
2016
OASIS 21

Sakae

Nagoya C.
11:00-17:00

Talk show
Theme: Traditional culture

Stage event, etc.

Admission: Free
KokuminBunkasai
Aichi-ken JikkouIinkai
Jimukyoku
052-954-6474
Get off at Sakae on the
Higashiyama
or Meijo subway line.
Head toward exit 4A.
Go down the short stairs and
go straight.
map

Tabi-Matsuri Nagoya
(Traveler's festival)2017
旅まつり名古屋
  Hisaya-hiroba
Angel Hiroba

Yabacho

Nagoya C.

久屋広場
(松坂屋前)
 
10:00-17:00
Admission: free
Tour information, local performance,
local products, etc. 
Nagoya Kanko
Convention

052-202-1145 
Get off at Yabacho Sta.
on the Meijo Subway Line

map 

Nagoya Omotenashi
Busho-tai
performance
2017
 Ninomaru Hiroba
二之丸広場
Nagoya Castle

Nagoya C. 
  Omotenashi Performance
11:00-, 14:30-

After the performance, you can take a
photo with your favorite "busho".(free) 
Nagoya Castle
052-231-1700
 Get off at Shiyakusho Sta. on
the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit 7.

map 
 
St. Patrick's Day Parade
Nagoya
2017
セント・パトリックスデー パレード
Osu-Kannon
Osu shopping Streets

Naka Ward
Nagoya C.

大須観音商店街
名古屋

  
12:00-16:00
12:00-/Opening Ceremony
at Maneki-Neko Hiroba Square
Irish dance, Irush music, etc.
(at Fureai-Hiroba map )

14:00 - 15:00/ Parade (Public road in front of
Osu-kannon Niomon-dori
? Higashi-Niomon-dori
Fureai-Hiroba Banshoji-dori
Osukannon-dori Osu-Kannon)
15:30-/Family event at Shirakawa Koen Park

Official website is here 
e-mail
inj-nagoya@inj.or.jp
 
Get off at Osu-Kannon sta.
on the Tsurumai subway line.
Take exit 2.
Walk 5 min.  


Assembridge Nagoya
Pre-Event
2016
Port of Nagoya
Port Bldg.

Nagoya-ko
Nagoya C.
Classical Music Concert
11:00-11:45/Mayu Tokuda Violin Concert
13:00-13:45/SAXY TIVE+2 Concert
15:00-15:45/Yuko Sakaguchi & Hideya Matsumoto
Joint Concer
t(Soprano and Baritone)
Admission: Free
NagoyaMinato
ShinkoZaidan
052-654-7080
 Get off at Nagoya-ko Sta. on
the Meiko Subway Line.

map
Nagoyako Aquarium
North Bldg. 2F
SuichuKanranseki 
Nagoya-ko
Nagoya C.
11:50-12:20,13:20-13:50

Marimba Concert by Kenji Ikenaga
NagoyaMinato
ShinkoZaidan
052-654-7080
Get off at Nagoya-ko Sta. on
the Meiko Subway Line.

map

Sax concert
2017
Yokiso

Kakuozan
Nagoya C.
11:00-11:30, 13:00-13:30

Admission to Choshokaku(300yen) is required
052-759-4450  Get off at Kakuozan Sta.
on the Higashiyama
Subway Line.
Take exit 1
map 

Toyokuni-jinja (shrine)
Ku-no-ichi (九の市)
open-air market
2017 
Toyokuni-jinja
Nakamura-Koen
Nagoya C.  
 (9, 19, 29 of each month)

9:00-13:30

Vegetables, flowers, fish, etc.  
 Toyokuni Jinja
052-411-0003  
Get off at Nakamura-Koen
Sta. on
the Higashiyama Subway Line.
Take exit 3.
map 

Admission Free Day at
Tokugawa-en2017 
Tokugawa-en

Higashi-ku

Nagoya C. 
  9:30-17:30

Memorial day that Tokugawa
Mitsutomo, the 2nd lord of Owari
Clan moved to Ozone area for
hermitage where
there is Tokugawa-en now.
Plum flower is so beautiful now.
Admission: Free

Kuromon Craft Fair is also held in front of
Tokugawa Art Museum
Tokugawa-en
Kanri-jimusho
052-935-8988 
 Take city bus Kikan 2(基幹2)
from Sakae OASIS 21 No.3
stop. Get off at
Tokugawaen-Shin-Deki-machi
or
Get off at Ozone subway sta.
on the Meijo subway line.
Take exit3. Walk 15 min.
or
ake city bus Kikan 2
(基幹2)
from Nagoya station bus terminal
Green-Home No.7 stop. Get off at
Tokugawaen-Shin-Deki-machi
map
 
 
Let's feed sea lions2016 
 Higashiyama Zoo and
Botanical Gardens

Higashiyama Koen

Nagoya C. 
 (3rd Sunday between Oct. and May)
14:00-
First 70 people who come to the
venue by 10:00 can get a numbered ticket
and feed elephants from 14:00.
Good chance to approach sea lions.
Fee: free 
 Higashiyama Park
052-782-2111 
Get off at Higashiyama-koen
on the Higashiyama subway
line. 


Sakura Festival
2017  
Nogyo Bunka-en
Todagawa Ryokuchi

Nagoya C.  
     

 Orchid Exhibition - Spring
2016
Crystal Garden in
Hisayadori park
FLARIE

Nagoya C.
名古屋市中区大須4丁目4番1号
March 20 - 23

9:30 - 17:00 (L.E. 16:30)


Admission: Free
052-243-0511 Get off at Yabacho Sta. on the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit #4. Walk to the South 3 minutes.
or
Get off at Kamimaezu Sta. on the Tsurumai Subway Line.
Take exit 1. Walk to the north approx. 5 min.
  


Chunichi Dragons
Exhibition Game2017
Nagoya Dome

Nagoya C.

ナゴヤドーム
Chunichi Dragons
vs Orix Buffaloes
14:00 -
Advance tickets are available from
Lawsons, Family Mart, Circle K, Sunks, etc 
Official website is here (Japanese) 
Chunichi Dragons
052-261-8814
 
Get off at Nagoya Dome-mae
Yada Sta. on the Meijo
Subway Line. Walk 5 min.
map 
 
Handa Okkawa Float Festival
(Okkawa Dashi -matsuri)

2017 乙川祭り
recommended
Okkawa
Hachimansha (shrine),
乙川八幡社
Wakamiya-sha (shrine)
若宮社

Okkawa-chiku, Handa City
半田市乙川地区

Aichi Pref   
9:00-18:00
 4 floats

Okkawa Dashi-matsuri is known
locally as the Fight Festival.
Pull up and down the very heavy
floats
at the steep slope in the Okkawa
Hachiman Shrine.
 Okkawa Hachimansha
0569-23-4321

Handashi KankoKyokai
0569-32-3264 
Hachiman-sha (shrine):
Get off at Okkawa (乙川)sta.
on the JR Taketoyo武豊線 line.
(35 -40 min. from Nagoya sta.)
Walk. 500m, approx 5 min.
from the station.

Wakamiya-sha (shrine):
500m from Hachiman-sha

570yen from Nagoya  
Health-Foot Festival
Ashi Matsuri/足祭り
2017  足健康祭
Asuke-cho,
Toyota C.
Aichi Pref.
足助 

Large zouri (Japanese sandal)
portable shrine,
Asukedaiko, Bonote, etc. 
Asuke KankoKyokai
0565-62-1272

©Tokoname-shiKankoKyokai
Tokoname Spring Festival
Kariya Area 2016
Taga Jinja Shrine
Kariya Area 苅屋地区
Tokoname C.
Aichi Pref. 
常滑市苅谷字洞ノ脇51
(3rd Sunday of March/annual)
Offering of "Isami-bayashi/勇み囃子"
festival music.
Miko Dance by elem. schooler, Festival music played by kids
Tokoname-shi
HishoKoho-ka
0569-35-5111
Taga Jinja Shamusho
0569-34-2163
0569-34-2086

Okuyamada Shidare-Zakura
Festival 2016 
Okuyamada-cho
Okazaki C.

Aichi Pref. 
Mar.20 - April 2
(Depends on the condition of blooming)
Temporary tea house: 9:00-17:00
lighting-up: 18:00-21:30

It is said that Okuyamada Shidare-zakura
was planted by
the Emperor Jito approx
1300 years ago. 
Okuyamada
Shidare-zakura
Hozonkai 
 0564-45-3036


Okazaki-shi Kanko-ka
0564-23-6384 
Get off at HigashiOkazaki Sta
. on the
Meitetsu Line.
Take Meitetsu Bus and get off
at
Hokutodaiguchi 北斗台口
A 10-min. walk
  
 

Shinshiro Sakura Festival
2016
新城さくらまつり
 Sakurabuchi Park
(桜淵公園/Sakurabuchi Koen)

Shinshiro C.

Aichi Pref.

新城市庭野字八名井田2-1
- April 10?
Approx. 2500 sakura trees

10:00-16:00
(Bombori lighting 17:00-21:00)
Admission: free
Shinshiro-shi
KankoKyokai
0536-32-0022
Get off at Shinshiro 新城 Sta.
on the JR Iida Line.
A 15-min. walk.



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Vernal Equinox Day
(Shunbun no Hi)
2017
 - When the sun crosses the equqtor,
day and night are of equal length...
however, this is not true. Because...
2018  March21
We offer to the spirits
of the ancestors and eat it.

Higan no Chunichi
2016 彼岸の中日  
Higan is the week-long period of Buddhist
memorial services centering on the
vernal and autumn equinoxes.
We still keep up custom to visit ancestors' grave with family during this period.

We offer and also eat "Ohagi (Botamochi)"
in Higan week.

Higan period in 2017 :March 17 - 23 
 - The proverb says,

"Atsusa samusa mo
higan-made."
暑さ寒さも彼岸まで

Neither summer heat nor winter
cold last after equinox. 


Donichi Eco kippu,
one-day pass, is valid
2016
Nagoya C. Municipal Bus and
Subway Telephone
Center
052-522-0111

Nagoya Omotenashi
Busho-tai
performance
2016
 Ninomaru Hiroba
二之丸広場
Nagoya Castle

Nagoya C.
  Omotenashi Performance
11:00-, 14:30-

After the performance, you can take a
photo with your favorite "busho".(free)
  Nagoya Castle
052-231-1700 
   Get off at Shiyakusho Sta. on
the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit 7.

map


Assembridge Nagoya
Pre-Event
2016 
Port Of Nagoya
Port Building

Nagoya-ko
Nagoya C. 
Classical Music Concert
11:00-1145/Machiko Shimada Violin Solo Concert
13:00-13:45/Junna Iwasaki Piano Concert
15:00-16:00/Kyoko Takezawa Violin Concert
Admission: Free
NagoyaMinato
ShinkoZaidan
052-654-7080 
Get off at Nagoya-ko Sta. on
the Meiko Subway Line.

map 
Minatobashi Hiroba Koen

Nagoya-ko
Nagoya C. 
Open-Air Concert
13:00-13:45/Yumi Yamagata and String
Quartet of Chubu Philharmonic Orchestra
11:00-12:00/Nuovo anno
14:00-14:45/Nagoya Academic Winds
Admission: Free
- Get off at Nagoya-ko Sta. on
the Meiko Subway Line.
Kanayama Station
Minami Bldg.

Kanayama
Nagoya C.
Open-Air Concert
14:00-14:30
Nagoya Philharmonic Orchestra
=> at Intercommon
- Get off at Kanayama Sta. on
the JR or Subway Sta.


Atrium Concert
2017  
Midland Square Atrium
(Midland Square
commercial wing B1)

Nagoya

Nagoya C. 
12:00-, 13:00-, 14:00-
Ikebana(Flower arrangement) and
String Quartet

15:30-, 16:30-
Ikebana, Violin & Piano
 Admission: Free
Towa Fudosan
Eigyobu SGC
052-584-7121 
Get off at Nagoya Sta. on the
Higashiyama or Sakuradori
Subway Line. Take exit 6 


Garden Concert
2017
Wild Flower garden
Blue Bonnet 
Sunny House 1F

Minato-ku
Nagoya C.
13:00-, 15:00-

Halp concert

Bluebonnet admission: 300yen
052-613-1187 Municipal bus
Aratamabashi(#2stop /32 min.)
Kanayama (#4stop/35 min.)
JinguHigashimon (#8or10stop/
30 min.)


Sakura Festival
2017  
Nogyo Bunka-en
Todagawa Ryokuchi

Nagoya C.  
     

 Orchid Exhibition - Spring
2016
Crystal Garden in
Hisayadori park
FLARIE

Nagoya C.
名古屋市中区大須4丁目4番1号 
March 20 - 23

9:30 - 17:00 (L.E. 16:30)


Admission: Free 
052-243-0511  Get off at Yabacho Sta. on the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit #4. Walk to the South 3 minutes.
or
Get off at Kamimaezu Sta. on the Tsurumai Subway Line.
Take exit 1. Walk to the north approx. 5 min.
   
 
 Science & Magic show.
2017
1F entrance
Denki-no-Kagakukan
Science Museum of
Electricity

Fushimi

Nagoya C.
 Science & Magic show.
11:30-12:00
14:00-14:30, 15:30-16:00


  Admission: Free
 Denki no Kagaku-kan
052-201-1026
Get off at Fushimi Sta. on the
Higashiyama or Tsurumai
Subway Line. Take exit 4.
Walk 2 min.
map 


Open Day of Heiwa
Koen Aqua Tower,
Narumi Standpipe and
Idaka Standpipe.2016
 Heiwa Koen Kyusui-to
(Heiwa Park Aqua Tower)

Narumi Kyusui-to
(Narumi Standpipe)

Idaka Kyusui-to
(Idaka Standpipe)


Nagoya C.
 (Vernal Equinox Day/annual)

10:00-16:00
You can enjoy beautiful landscape
from the towers
 JogeSuidoKyoku
Okyakusama
service-ka

052-972-3608
Hiwa Koen Aqua Tower:
(Take City bus Kikan 2 (基幹2)
or Ikeshita 11 or Hoahigaoka
11)
Get off at Hikarigaoka stop

Narumi Standpipe:
Take City-bus Nonami 12 or
Hara 13) Get off at
Momoyama-shogakko stop.
Walk 1 min.

Idaka Standpipe: Take City
Bus Hongo(本郷)11 or Kanjo
Issha 1 (幹一社1).
Get off at Inokoshi Shogakko
stop. Walk 5 min. 

Kobo-san/Nittai-ji Temple
Fair .
2016
日泰寺 縁日 (弘法さん)
Nittai-ji

Kakuozan

Nagoya C.



日泰寺
覚王山、名古屋
9:00-14:00
approximatery 150 stalls
Nittai-ji
052-751-2121
Get off at Kakuozan Sta.
on the Higashiyama
Subway Line.
Take exit 1

map

"Koshi-ji Marche"
2016
Kosho-ji (temple)

Yagoto

Nagoya C.
(21st of each month)
9:00-16:00

 Kosho-ji Marche is a new temple fair
which started January 21, 2012.


Kosho-ji Soumu-ka
 052-832-2801
Get off at Yagoto sta. on the
Meijo or Tsurumai
Subway Line.
Take exit 7.

map

Higashiyama Park
Spring Festival2016
  Higashiyama Park
(Higashiyama-Koen)

Nagoya C.
  Mar. 19 - May 8
9:00-16:50

Stage event, etc.

There are 1000 sakura trees of
100 kinds in Sakura-no-kairoh site.
Higashiyama Park
052-782-2111 
  Get off at Higashiyama-koen
Sta. on the Higashiyama
subway line.Take exit 3.
Walk 2 min.


Chunichi Dragons
Exhibition Game2017
Nagoya Dome

Nagoya C.

ナゴヤドーム
Chunichi Dragons
vs Orix Buffaloes
14:00 -
Advance tickets are available from
Lawsons, Family Mart, Circle K, Sunks, etc 
Official website is here (Japanese)
Chunichi Dragons
052-261-8814

Nagoya Dome
052-719-2121
Get off at Nagoya Dome-mae
Yada Sta. on the Meijo Subway
Line.
Walk 5 min.

map

Koto concert at
Fomer Isobe Family's house
2016 
Former Isobe Family's
house
Inuyama C.
Aichi Pref.
10:30-, 13:30-

Admission: Free
A numbered ticket is required( Can get it
at the venue from Feb.22)
Former Isobe Family's house
0568-65-3444 
Get off at Inuyama Sta.
on the Meitetsu Line. 


Tokai City Sakura Festival
東海市 大池公園桜まつり2016 
Oike Koen Park

Tokai C.

Aichi Pref. 
- April 10
There are seven kinds, 1,100 sakura trees
........
Events are held on April 3(Sunday) and
all circulation buses are free
on this day.
Tokai-shi
KankoKyokai
0562-32-5149
Get off at Otagawa 太田川Sta.
on the Meitetsu Line.
(Bound for Chubu International Airport)
Walk approx. 18 min.

Nonhoi Park Spring Festival
2015
のんほいパーク
スプリングフェスティバル
 
 Toyohashi
Sogo-doushokubutsu-koen
"Nonhoi Park"

Toyohashi C.

Aichi Pref.
  March21 - March29
9:00-16:30

Charactor show, performance show,
workshop, etc. are held on Sat., Sun. and
national holiday during the period.
Adult: 600yen, Elem&Jr.High Schooler 100yen
  Nonhoi Park
0532-41-2185
 Get off at Futagawa 二川 Sta. on the
JR Tokaido Sta.
A 6-min. walk
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The moon and Jupiter
close together 2016
 - Next chance: April 18 

 Orchid Exhibition - Spring
2016 
Crystal Garden in
Hisayadori park
FLARIE

Nagoya C.
名古屋市中区大須4丁目4番1号 
 March 20 - 23

9:30 - 17:00 (L.E. 16:30)


Admission: Free
052-243-0511   Get off at Yabacho Sta. on the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit #4. Walk to the South 3 minutes.
or
Get off at Kamimaezu Sta. on the Tsurumai Subway Line.
Take exit 1. Walk to the north approx. 5 min.
  

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- - -


Salon Concert
2017  
Nagoya Music Plaza 1F
(Ongaku Plaza)
Kanayama.

Nagoya C.  
15:00-

Chanson, Canzone

Admission: Free 
Music Plaza
052-331-6041  
Nagoya Music Plaza
Get off at Kanayama sta.
on the Meijo subway line.
Take exit 1
A 8-min. walk.
map  

 Orchid Exhibition - Spring
2016 
Crystal Garden in
Hisayadori park
FLARIE

Nagoya C.
名古屋市中区大須4丁目4番1号 
March 20 - 23

9:30 - 17:00 (L.E. 16:30)


Admission: Free 
 052-243-0511 Get off at Yabacho Sta. on the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit #4. Walk to the South 3 minutes.
or
Get off at Kamimaezu Sta. on the Tsurumai Subway Line.
Take exit 1. Walk to the north approx. 5 min.
   


Nirvana ritual2016
涅槃会/Nehan-e  
  Main building (Hondo)
Kosho-ji (temple)
Yagoto

Nagoya C.
(Feb. 15th by the lunar
calendar/annual)
14:00 -
Nehan-e is a memorial Buddhist
service of the death of Buddha.
*Explanation of the Nehan-zu picture
and preaching
*Chichigayu (Rice gruel cooked with
milk, sugar etc.) is served to visitors.
Indian girl Sujata served
Kheer/Chichigayu to Buddha,
reduced state of strength in ascetic
training. After that he achieved
enlightenment
Nehan-zu (Pictures of dying Buddha)   
Kosho-ji
052-832-2801
 Get off at Yagoto sta. on the
Meijo or Tsurumai
Subway Line.
Take exit 7.

map


Cherry blossoms/Sakura
are illuminated !

Beer Garden 2016 
Tsuruma Park
(Tsuruma Koen)

Nagoya C. 
March 23 - April 10

Illumination: 18:00 - 21:30

Beer garden:
Weekday 17:00- 21:30
Sat&Sun: 12:00-21:30(L.O.21:00)

Sakura

Hanami

052-741-0211

Nagoya-shi Ryokka
Center

052-733-8340
Get off at Tsurumai Sta. on
the Tsurumai Subway Line.

map

© Non Hoi Park
NonHoi Circuit (Sports Cart)
Grand Open 2016
Toyohashi Zoo and Botanical Gardens
"Non Hoi Park"

Oiwa-cho
Toyohashi C.

Aichi Pref.

豊橋市大岩町字大穴1-238
A supervisor of the circuit:  Former
F1 pilot, racing driver Mr.Sakon Yamamoto,
who are from Toyohashi City.
Aged 15(Junior High School students) and
over who have a height of 145cm or more.
Fee: 1,000yen (Face mask or helmet is extra)
Open: Sat. Sun. national holidays and
during the long school holidays.=>closed
Make a reservation on the day at the venue.
One drive 7 minutes.
(First drive: Receive a ricence card and have
to take a 30-min. lesson.)
TEL: 0532-41-2186  Take  a local train for
Hamamatsu 浜松
from JR Toyohashi Sta.
Get off at Futagawa 二川 Sta.
A 6-min. walk from the minamiguchi (South exit)


Toyokawa City
Sakura Festival
2016
Sanagawa riverbank
&
Otowagawa riverbank

Toyokawa C.

Aichi Pref. 
- April 6

Suwa no Sakura Tunnel 
Toyokawa-shi
KankoKyokai
0533-89-2206
Get off at Suwacho 諏訪町 Sta.
on the Meitetsu Line.
A 10-min. walk. 
23/Thu - - - -
 
Salon Concert
2017
Nagoya Music Plaza 1F
(Ongaku Plaza)
Kanayama.

Nagoya C.  
15:00-16:00

Three sopranos

Admission: Free
 
Music Plaza
052-331-6041 
Nagoya Music Plaza
Get off at Kanayama sta.
on the Meijo subway line.
Take exit 1
A 8-min. walk.
map 


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Nayabashi Japanese
Sake Festival 2017
Promnade between
Nayabashi and Nishikibashi
along the Horikawa canal

Nagoya C. 
 16:00 - 21:00

A book of 5 coupons for Japanese sake: 1300yen

Buy an original ochoko(a cup for sake) for
300yen or bring your own one.
Get off at Fushimi or
Nagoya on the Higashiyama
Subway Sta.
10-min. walk from Nagoya Sta.
Nayabashi bridge is on the
Hirokoji-dori Street.
map 


Atrium Concert
2017  
Midland Square Atrium
(Midland Square
commercial wing B1)

Nagoya

Nagoya C. 
18:45-
by
Some members of
Nagoya Philharmonic Orchestra

Admission: Free
Towa Fudosan
Eigyobu SGC
052-584-7121 
 Get off at Nagoya Sta. on the
Higashiyama or Sakuradori
Subway Line. Take exit 6
 
Meijo Park
Sakura Festa2016 
Meijo Koen Flower Plaza

Meijo Koen

Nagoya C. 
- 27th
9:00-16:30

Sale of bonsai, plants, etc.
You can have seasonal sakura flavor soft
ice cream at "Kissa Zakka-ya" cafe.
(9:30-16:10)
 MeijoKoen Flower Plaza
052-913-0087
Get off at Meijo Koen 名城公園
Sta. on the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit 2. Cross the street.
 
Tsuruma Park Flower
Festival 2017
Tsuruma Koen
(Tsuruma Park)

Showa-ku

Nagoya C.

March 24 - June 11
There are approx. 750 sakura trees
in the park.
After the season of cherry blossoms,
we enjoy azaleas, roses, iris, etc. here
Nagoya-shi Ryokuka
Center
052-733-8340 
Get off at Tsurumai Sta.
on the Tsurumai Subway Line.

here


RoboCup Japan Open
2016 Aichi
2016 
Aichi Institute of
Technology
Yakusa Campus

Toyota C.

Aichi Pref.
March 25-27
Opening ceremony/9:00-

Competition time/ 9:30-17:00
(Participation fee is required)
Details are here
Admission: Free
Official website is here
Aichi Institute of
Technology
Yakusa Canpus
0565-48-8121 
Get off at Fujigaoka Sta. on the Higashiyama Subway Line.
Transfer to Linimo Line and
get off at Yakusa八草 Sta
.A 10-min. walk or take a shuttle bus.

 
Ichinomiya Sakura Festival
2016

一宮桜まつり
 Along the Oe River (Daijo
Park=>Sugasaki-bashi),
Along the Aoki
River, Asaiyama Park,
bank of
the Kisogawa(Komyo-ji),
Masumida Shrine, BisaiRyokudo,
Inari Park

Ichinomiya C.
Aichi Pref.
March 25 - April 10 Ichinomiya-shi
KankoKyokai
 0586-28-9131
Get off at Owari-Ichinomiya
Sta. on the JR Line.
or
Get off at Meitetsu
Ichinomiya Sta.
on the Meitetsu Line.
A 10-min. walk
  
 
Kariya Sakura Festival
2016
 Kijo Koen (park)
亀城公園

Kariya C.
刈谷市
Aichi Pref.
- April 10

There are 400 sakura trees

April 4, 5/Tea ceremony, game, etc. 
Kariya-shi
KankoKyokai
0566-23-4100 
<Kijo Koen>
Get off at Kariyashi Sta. on
the Meitetsu Mikawa Line.
A 15-min. walk 
<Suhara Koen>
Take a NishiSakai-sen
municipal bus and get off at
Suhara Koen Kitaguchi stop  


Kitano Japanese Dance
北野をどり/Kitano Odori2016 
KamiShichiken
Kaburen-jo
上七軒歌舞練場

Kamigyo-ku
Kyoto

京都市上京区今出川七本松西入
真盛町742
 
Mar. 25 - Apr. 7
Beautiful!
Traditional Japanese dance
performed by Geiko and Maiko.

13:30-, 16:00-

Admission: 4000yen
4500yen(with matcha green tea)
Official website is here
Ochaya "Umeno"'s website is here 
KamiShichiken
Kaburen-jo
075-461-0148 
Take a municul bus No.
50 or 100
and get off at Kamishichiken
上七軒 stop 



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Hokkaido Shinkansen Open
Between ShinAomori
and ShinHakodateHokuto
 -

Organic Farmers 
Morning Market 2016
オーガニックファーマーズ朝市村
OASIS 21

Sakae

Nagoya C. 
 (Every Saturday)
Get fresh vegetables !

8:30 - 11:30 
OASIS 21
052-962-1011
Get off at Sakae on the
Higashiyama
or Meijo subway line.
Head toward exit 4A.
Go down the short stairs and
go straight.
map 


Teen's Rock in Aichi 2016
2016
 
 Mochinoki Hiroba
Hisaya-Odori Koen


Sakae
Nagoya C.
10:00-17:00  Get off at Sakae Sta. on the
Higashiyama or Meijo Subway
Line.

Nagoya Castle
Spring Festival
2017
名古屋城春の陣
Nishinomaru

  Nagoya Castle


Nagoya C.



名古屋城
Spring Festival: March 25- May 7
Saturdays and Sundays during the period,
events, street performance, etc. are held.

There approx. 1600 cherry trees
in Nagoya Castle.

Sakura lighting-up period
(Mar.25 -Apr.9)
9:00-20:00 (last entry 19:30)
You can enjoy "Yozakura Kembutsu
(Night cherry blossom Viewing.)"
There are approx. 1600 cherry trees
in Nagoya Castle.
10:00-14:30: Tea ceremony at Nishinomaru
+Show your Donichi Eco Kippu or
one day pass or Me-guru one-day
ticket used on the day...500yen=>400yen
+If you come in kimono500yen=>400yen
Nagoya Castle
052-231-1700
 Get off at Shiyakusho Sta. on
the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit 7.

map

Nagoya Omotenashi
Busho-tai
performance
2016
Ninomaru Higashiteien
二之丸東庭園
Nagoya Castle

Nagoya C.
Omotenashi Performance
11:30-, 14:30-


After the performance, you can take a
photo with your favorite "busho".(free)
Nagoya Castle
052-231-1700
  Get off at Shiyakusho Sta. on
the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit 7.

map
 

Flarie Mini Concert
2017
Crystal Garden in
Hisayadori park
FLARIE

Nagoya C.
名古屋市中区大須4丁目4番1号
13:00-16:30

A Cappella

Admission: Free
 
052-243-0511 Get off at Yabacho Sta. on the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit #4. Walk to the South 3 minutes.
or
Get off at Kamimaezu Sta. on the Tsurumai Subway Line.
Take exit 1. Walk to the north approx. 5 min.

Chanson Salon Concert
2017 
 Nagoya Music Plaza 1F
(Ongaku Plaza)
Kanayama.

Nagoya C.  
  (25th of each month)
If 25th falls on Monday =>26th

15:00 - 15:50

Admission: free

Come and go freely 
Association Franco
Japonaise de la Chanson

052-331-6041 
 Nagoya Music Plaza
Get off at Kanayama sta.
on the Meijo subway line.
Take exit 1
map 

Nayabashi Japanese
Sake Night Fair 2017
Promnade between
Nayabashi Bridge and
Nishikibashi Bridge
along the Horikawa canal

Nagoya C.
 13:00 - 21:00

A book of 5 coupons for Japanese sake: 1300yen

Buy an original ochoko(a cup for sake) for
300yen or bring your own one.
 - Get off at Fushimi or
Nagoya on the Higashiyama
Subway Sta.
Nayabashi bridge is on the
Hirokoji-dori Street.
map
 
Happy ☆Eater
(Special Science Show)
2017
1F entrance
Denki-no-Kagakukan
Science Museum of
Electricity

Fushimi

Nagoya C.
- 26th
9:30-17:00

Experiment show for kids
Theme: Happy ☆Eater

Admission: Free 
Denki no Kagakukan
052-201-1026 
Get off at Fushimi Sta. on the
Higashiyama or Tsurumai Subway
Line. Take exit 4. A 2-min. walk to
the east. map 
 
Meijo Park
Sakura Festa2016
Meijo Koen Flower Plaza

Meijo Koen

Nagoya C 
- 27th
9:00-16:30

Sale of bonsai, plants, etc.
You can have seasonal sakura flavor soft
ice cream at "Kissa Zakka-ya" cafe.
(9:30-16:10)
etc. 
MeijoKoen Flower Plaza
052-913-0087 
Get off at Meijo Koen 名城公園
Sta. on the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit 2. Cross the street 
 
Tsuruma Park Flower
Festival 2017
Tsuruma Koen
(Tsuruma Park)

Showa-ku

Nagoya C. 
March 24 - June 11
There are approx. 750 sakura trees
in the park.
After the season of cherry blossoms,
we enjoy azaleas, roses, iris, etc. here 
Nagoya-shi Ryokuka
Center
052-733-8340 
Get off at Tsurumai Sta.
on the Tsurumai Subway Line.

here 
 

Cherry Blossom Viewing
and Tea Ceremony 2017
観桜会「花見茶会」
 Shirotori Garden
Seiu-tei

Atsuta-ku

Nagoya C.

9:00-17:00 (last entry 16:30)

Tea ceremony: 10:00-15:30

Admission:300yen
If you are in Kimono->Free
Show your DonichiEckKippu used
on this day =>240yen
If you are in kimono => Free
Under 12 =>free
 Shiratori-teien
Kanri-jimusho
052-681-8928
Get off at Jingu-Nishi Sta.
on the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit 4.
Walk 10 min.

map 

  
Arakogawa Park
Sakura Matsuri
2017
荒子川桜まつり 
Arakogawa Park
Arakogawa Garden Plaza

Nagoya C. 
 March 25- April 5
10:00-15:30

Flute mini concert, etc.
 052-384-8787  Get off at Arakogawa Koen
Sta. on the
Aonami Line. Walk 3 min. 

Sakura blossoms are
illuminated
along the Yamazaki River
2016
Between Kanaebashi bridge
and KanaeKobashi bridge
 along the Yamazaki River
(approx. 100m)


Nagoya C. 
March 26 (Sat) - April 3
18:30 - 21:00

Approx. 600 sakura trees between
Ishikawabashi 石川橋 to Aratamabashi新瑞橋

Illuminated approx. 140m (between
Kanaebashi
Bridge and 40m down from Kanaekobashi
Bridge)

Hanami
Mizuho Doboku
Jimusho
052-831-6161
Get off at MizuhoKuyakusho
Sta. on the Sakuradori
Subway Line.
A 15-min. walk.

©Midori-no-Kyokai
Rape Flower and Sakura
Festival 2017
ナノハナ・サクラまつり
Shonai-Ryokuchi &
Shonai-Ryokuchi Green
Plaza
Nishi-ku

Nagoya C. 
Mar. 25(Sat) -April 9(Sun)
9:00-16:00
Southeast of the Shonai-Ryokuchi
park, along the cycling course,
there you see lots of rape flowers
(50000 rape plants and
700 sakura trees.

Exhibition, workshop and sale of
fruits, etc. are held on Sat. Sun and
holidays during the period.
ShonaiRyokuchi
Green Plaza
052-503-1010 
Get off at Shonai
Ryokuchi-koen Sta.
on the Tsurumai Subway Line.


Chunichi Dragons
Exhibition Game2017 
Nagoya Dome

Nagoya C.

ナゴヤドーム 
Chunichi Dragons
vs Rakuten Eagles
14:00 -
Advance tickets are available from
Lawsons, Family Mart, Circle K, Sunks, etc 
Official website is here (Japanese) 
Chunichi Dragons
052-261-8814

Nagoya Dome
052-719-2121 
Get off at Nagoya Dome-mae
Yada Sta. on the Meijo
Subway Line. Walk 5 min.
map 
  Moricoro Park Spring
Festival
2017
モリコロパーク春まつり
ChikyuShiminKoryu Center
 Ai・Chikyuhaku
Kinen-Koen
(Morikoro Park)

Nagakute-cho
Aichi Pref. 
10:00-16:00

Stage show by citizens,
Street performance, etc.

admission: free 
Aichi Pref.
KoenRyokuchi-ka
 052-954-6528

 Ai・Chikyuhaku
Kinen-Koen
0561-64-1130 
Get off at Fujigaoka 藤が丘
Sta. on the Higashiyama
Subway Line. Take Linimo
Line and get off at
Ai-Chkyuuhaku Kinen 
Koen Station 



Tokoname Float Festiva
Sakai Festival
2017

常滑
 Matsuo Jinja (shrine)
松尾神社
Sakai area
坂井地区
Tokoname C.

Aichi Pref.
常滑市坂井字天王1 
(Late March, or 1st Sat and Sun
of April)

Features 1 float
Joruri, Karakuri performance 
Tokonameshi
kankoKyokai
0569-89-6561

Matsuo Jinja
0569-37-1681
 Get off at Kaminoma 上野間 Sta.
on the Meitetsu Chita Shinsen.
Walk approx. 1200m
 
photo:courtesy of Yoshik
Mihama-cho Float Festival
美浜町 2017
  Ohnamuchi Jinja (shrine)  
大己貴神社
Okuda-chiku 奥田地区
Mihama-cho

Chita-gun

Aichi Pref.

知多郡美浜町奥田
 (Last Sunday of March or 1st Sun. of April
and one day before)
Okuda-chiku
奥田地区

Features 2 floats
Ohayashi music
Mihama-cho
KankoKyokai
0569-82-1111
 
Timetable, course and fare finder
JORUDAN and HYPERDIA
  

Yata no Okagen
2017 矢田のおかげん 
  Yoju-ji (temple)
養寿寺
Nishio C.

Aichi Pref.

西尾市下矢田町郷2
  (Last Sat. and Sun. of March)

The followers play the traditional
musical instruments in front of the
image of Buddha with sutra recitation
to respect Buddha.
10:00-16:00
  Nishio-shi
Kanko-kyokai
0563-65-2169
  Get off at Nishio Sta.
on the Meitetsu Line.
Take a MeitetsuTobuKotsu bus
bound for ( ) and
get off at Shimo-Yata stop.
A 10-min. walk.

Timetable, course and fare finder
JORUDAN and HYPERDIA


Suigen Sakura Festival
水源桜まつり 2017
Suigen-Koen Park
7, Suigen-cho,
Toyota C.

Aichi Pref. 
Mar. 25 - April 6

Approx 500 sakura trees
 
 Toyota-shiyakusho
Koen-ka
0565-34-6621 
Get off at Toyotashi 豊田市Sta.
on the Meitetsu Line.
Take a Meitetsu bus bound for
KinenByoin記念病院 and
get off at Hirayama平山Stop.
A 15-min. walk. 

Cherry-blossom Viewing Boat
2017

 Oto River
乙川
Okazaki C.
岡崎
Aichi Pref. 
- April 9, 2017
Okazakijoka Funa-asobi/岡崎城下 舟遊び

Tonobashi Bridge ⇔ Fukiyabashi Bridge
(Approx. 20 min./ 19 people/boat/ 1,000yen?)

*Weekday: 14 boat rides/10:00-18:30
every 30 min.except 12:30,13:00,16:30,17:00
*Sat & Sun: 16 boat rides/10:00-19:30
every 30 min..except 12:30,13:00,16:30,17:00
Hanami, Sakura,
Seanonal Boating
 Otogawa Kankosen
Jikko iinkai
090-9194-4629
Get off at HigashiOkazaki
東岡崎
Sta. on the Meitetsu
Line.Take North Exit or
Kitadeguchi 北出口.
Go straight ahead until arriving at the Oto river. Turn to left.
(You will see Okazaki Castle)
In front of New Grand Hotel.
15-20 min. walk
from the station.

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16 Ward Offices &
6 Branches
in Nagoya C. are open
2017
区役所・日曜日窓口開設日
Kuyakusho and
Kuyakusho-shisho

Nagoya C.

各区役所
 8:45-14:00   Each Ward Office
(Branch office)
 -
  
Nagoya Castle Spring
Festival
Bo-no-te performance
2016
Nishinomaru and
NinomaruHiroba


Nagoya Castle

Nagoya C.


名古屋城
Nagoya Castle Spring Festival/ March 26- May 5

Sakura lighting-up period (Mar.26 -Apr.10)
Gardens open 9:00-20:00 (last entry 19:30)
You can enjoy "Yozakura Kembutsu"or
night cherry blossom viewing. There approx.
1600 cherry trees in Nagoya Castle.

10:30 - 15:00: Bo-no-te performance
13 branches , approx 300 performers
from all over Aichi Pref. gather at one
place for the first time in 18 years.


10:00-14:30: Tea ceremony at Nishinomaru
+Show your Donichi Eco Kippu or
one day pass or Me-guru one-day
ticket used on the day...500yen=>400yen
+If you come in kimono500yen=>400yen
    Nagoya Castle
Kanri-jimusho
名古屋城管理事務所
052-231-1700
  Get off at Shiyakusho Sta. on
the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit 7.

map

Nagoya Omotenashi
Busho-tai
performance
2016
 Ninomaru Higashiteien
二之丸東庭園
Nagoya Castle

Nagoya C.
14:00-/Ceremony of Departure

Nagoya Castle
052-231-1700
Get off at Shiyakusho Sta. on
the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit 7.

map

Midland Square Music
Festival 2017
Midland Square Atrium
(Midland Square
commercial wing B1)

Nagoya

Nagoya C.
11:30 - 18:30

Enjoy classical music

Admission: Free
Towa Fudosan
Eigyobu SGC
052-584-7121
Get off at Nagoya Sta. on the
Higashiyama or Sakuradori
Subway Line. Take exit 6


  Let's feed American bisons
2016
Higashiyama Zoo and
Botanical Gardens

Higashiyama Koen

Nagoya C.
 (4th Sunday between Dec. and Mar.)
14:00-
First 50 people who come to the
venue by 10:00 can get a numbered ticket
and feed elephants from 14:00.
Good chance to approach Asian elephants.

Fee: free
Higashiyama Park
052-782-2111
 Get off at HigashiyamaKoen
Sta. on the Higashiyama
Subway Line 
 
Happy ☆Eater
(Special Science Show)
2017 
1F entrance
Denki-no-Kagakukan
Science Museum of
Electricity

Fushimi

Nagoya C.
9:30-17:00


Experiment show for kids
Theme: Happy ☆Eater

Admission: Free  
 Denki no Kagakukan
052-201-1026
Get off at Fushimi Sta. on the
Higashiyama or Tsurumai Subway
Line. Take exit 4. A 2-min. walk to
the east. map 
 
Meijo Park
Sakura Festa2016 
Meijo Koen Flower Plaza

Meijo Koen

Nagoya C 
- 27th
9:00-16:00

11:00-11:30, 13:30-14:00/Japanese drum
performance

Sale of bonsai, plants, etc.

You can have seasonal sakura flavor soft
ice cream at "Kissa Zakka-ya" cafe.
(9:30-16:10), etc. 
MeijoKoen Flower Plaza
052-913-0087 
Get off at Meijo Koen 名城公園
Sta. on the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit 2. Cross the street 
 
Tsuruma Park Flower
Festival 2017 
Tsuruma Koen
(Tsuruma Park)

Showa-ku

Nagoya C. 
March 24 - June 11
There are approx. 750 sakura trees
in the park.
After the season of cherry blossoms,
we enjoy azaleas, roses, iris, etc. here 
Nagoya-shi Ryokuka
Center
052-733-8340 
Get off at Tsurumai Sta.
on the Tsurumai Subway Line.

here 

  
Arakogawa Park
Sakura Matsuri
2016
荒子川桜まつり
Arakogawa Garden Plaza

Nagoya C. 

There are 1,000 sakura trees
along the Arako River

11:00-/Street performance
etc.

Arakogawa Garden Plaza
Closed: Monday (If Monday falls on a national holiday, following day), The 3rd Wednesday
(If its falls on a national holiday,
the 4th Wednesday)
 052-384-8787 Get off at Arakogawa Koen Sta. on the
Aonami Line. Walk 3 min.


Sakura Festival
2017  
Nogyo Bunka-en
Todagawa Ryokuchi

Nagoya C.  
     


Cherry Blossom Viewing
and Tea Ceremony 2017
観桜会「花見市民茶会」
 Shirotori Garden
Seiu-tei

Atsuta-ku

Nagoya C.
 9:00-17:00 (last entry 16:30)

Tea ceremony: 10:00-15:30

Admission:300yen
If you are in Kimono->Free
Show your DonichiEckKippu used
on this day =>240yen
If you are in kimono => Free
Under 12 =>free
 Shiratori-teien
Kanri-jimusho
052-681-8928
 Get off at Jingu-Nishi Sta.
on the Meijo Subway Line.
Take exit 4.
Walk 10 min.

map

Daidai Kagura2017
 Hikami Anego Shrine

Ohdaka-cho
Midori-ku

Nagoya C.
名古屋市緑区大高町字火上山1-3
 (Last Sunday of March/annual)

14:00-
052-621-5935  Get off at Odaka sta. on t
he JR line.
Walk 20 min.
map 


Chunichi Dragons
Exhibition Game2017 
Nagoya Dome

Nagoya C.

ナゴヤドーム 
Chunichi Dragons
vs Rakuten Eagles
14:00 -
Advance tickets are available from
Lawsons, Family Mart, Circle K, Sunks, etc 
Official website is here (Japanese)
Chunichi Dragons
052-261-8814

Nagoya Dome
052-719-2121 
Get off at Nagoya Dome-mae
Yada Sta. on the Meijo
Subway Line. Walk 5 min.
map 

Moricoro Park Spring
Festival
2017
モリコロパーク春まつり 
ChikyuShiminKoryu Center
 Ai・Chikyuhaku
Kinen-Koen
(Morikoro Park)

Nagakute-cho
Aichi Pref. 
10:00-16:00

Stage show by citizens,
Street performance, etc.

admission: free 
Aichi Pref.
KoenRyokuchi-ka
 052-954-6528

 Ai・Chikyuhaku
Kinen-Koen
0561-64-1130 
Get off at Fujigaoka 藤が丘
Sta. on the Higashiyama
Subway Line. Take Linimo
Line and get off at
Ai-Chkyuuhaku Kinen 
Koen Station 


RoboCup Japan Open
2016 Aichi
2016   
Aichi Institute of
Technology
Yakusa Campus

Toyota C.

Aichi Pref. 
-March 27

Competition time/ 9:30-14:00
(Participation fee is required)
Details are here
Admission: Free
Official website is here
Aichi Institute of
Technology
Yakusa Canpus
0565-48-8121
Get off at Fujigaoka Sta. on the Higashiyama Subway Line.
Transfer to Linimo Line and
get off at Yakusa八草 Sta
.A 10-min. walk or take a shuttle bus. 



Tokoname Float Festiva
Sakai Festival
2017 常滑 
  Matsuo Jinja (shrine)
松尾神社
Sakai area
坂井地区
Tokoname C.

Aichi Pref.
常滑市坂井字天王1 
(Late March, or 1st Sat and Sun
of April)

Features 1 float
Joruri, Karakuri performance 
Tokonameshi
kankoKyokai
0569-89-6561

Matsuo Jinja
0569-37-1681 
 Get off at Kaminoma 上野間 Sta.
on the Meitetsu Chita Shinsen.
Walk approx. 1200m
Get off at Fukiage Sta. on the
Sakuradori Line.Take exit 5.
Walk 2 min. map
photo:courtesy of Yoshik

Mihama-cho Float Festival

2017

美浜町
Ohnamuchi Jinja (shrine)  
大己貴神社
Okuda-chiku 奥田地区
Mihama-cho

Chita-gun

Aichi Pref.

美浜町奥田
 (Last Sunday of March or 1st Sun. of April
and one day before)

Okuda-chiku
奥田地区

Features 2 floats
Ohayashi music, Japanese drum, Mochinage
Mihama-cho
KankoKyokai
0569-82-1111
 
Timetable, course and fare finder
JORUDAN and HYPERDIA
  
Noma Jinja (Shrine)
野間神社
Kaminoma-chiku 上野間地区
Mihama-cho

Chita-gun

Aichi Pref.

美浜町上野間
(Last Sun. of March or
the 1st Sunday of April)

Features 2 floats

9:00/Floats start from Inahaya-bashi
10:00/ Saka-agari (Go up the hill)
<One of the highlights>
11:00/Arrive at Noma shrine
12:40-/Festival music
13:00-/Karakuri-ningyo performance
15:30/Go down the hill
16:50/Arrive and then start at Kokaido
17:30/ Finish
Mihama-cho
KankoKyokai
0569-82-1111

Timetable, course and fare finder
JORUDAN and HYPERDIA
  

 ©Toyokawa C.
Chie Monju Festival
2017

文殊まつり 

Monjudou文殊堂
Zaika-ji 財賀寺
(temple)
3 Kannonyama,
Zaika-cho,, Toyokawa C.
豊川市諏訪1-1

Aichi Pref. 
 (Last Sun. of March/annual)

Main temple is special open. 

9:30-15:30/Goma Buddhist ceremony
10:00-15:00/Ohfudegaki
11:30-/Chigo-gyoretsu
etc.
  Toyokawa Shiyakusho
Shoko-kanko-ka
0533-89-2140

Zaika-ji
0533-87-3494
 Get off at Koh 国府 Sta.
on the Meitetsu Line. Take a
special bus.
or
Take a Toyotetsu Bus
Toyokawa-Hokubu Route. (18 min.)
Get off at Zaikaguchi
財賀口 Stop.
Walk 20 min.

.............
<Special bus services>
Special bus runs every 15 min. from
Koh Sta. from 9:00a.m.
(Last bus from Zaika-ji starts 15:30)

 ©Lalala1017
Toyohashi Half Marathon
2017
Toyohashi Koen

Toyohashi C.

Aichi Pref. 
10:00 Start

21.0975km

0532-51-2864  Get off at Toyohashi Sta. on
the JR or Meitetsu Line.
Take a tram and
get off at ToyohashiKoen-mae
Sta. A 5-min. walk.

Yata no Okagen
2017 矢田のおかげん
  Yoju-ji (temple)
養寿寺
Nishio C.

Aichi Pref.
(Last Sat. and Sun. of March)

The followers play traditional
musical instruments in front of the
image of Buddha with sutra recitation
to respect Buddha.
10:00-16:00  
  Nishio-shi
Kanko-kyokai
0563-65-2169
Get off at Nishio Sta.
on the Meitetsu Line.
Take a MeitetsuTobuKotsu bus
bound for ( ) and
get off at Shimo-Yata stop.
A 10-min. walk.

Timetable, course and fare finder
JORUDAN and HYPERDIA

Toyokawa Inari Rakuichi Fair
2016
いなり楽市 
Toyokawa-Inari Shrine
OmoteSando Street
Toyokawa C.

Aichi Pref.  
 10:00-16:00

Flea market, street performance, etc. 
Toyokawa Inari
Rakuichi JikkoIinkai
090-4193-0441 
Get off at ToyokawaInari
豊川稲荷 Sta.
on the Meitetsu Line.

Cherry-blossom Viewing Boat
2017
Oto River
乙川
Okazaki C.

Aichi Pref.
Mar. 25 - April 9, 2017
Okazakijoka Funa-asobi
岡崎城下 舟遊び
Special boat runs for Hanami
Tonobashi Bridge ⇔ Fukiyabashi Bridge
(Required time:20 min.)
19 people/boat.....Fee: 1,000yen?

*Weekday: 10:00-18:30
every 30 min.except 12:30,13:00,16:30,17:00
*Sat & Sun: 10:00-19:30
every 30 min..except 12:30,13:00,16:30,17:00
Sakura
KankoKyokai
0564-23-6217

Otogawa Kankosen
Jikko iinkai
090-9194-4629 
 Get off at HigashiOkazaki
東岡崎
Sta. on the Meitetsu
Line.Take North Exit or
Kitadeguchi 北出口.
Go straight ahead until arriving at the Oto river. Turn to left.
(You will see Okazaki Castle)
In front of New Grand Hotel.
15-20 min. walk
from the station.


Easter 2016 

- Cathoric Orthodox
 2016  March 27  May 01
 2017  April 16  April 16
2018  April 01   April 08
 2019   April 21  April 28
 2020   April 12  April 19
  
 -
27/Mon          


Atrium Concert
2017 
Midland Square Atrium
(Midland Square
commercial wing B1)

Nagoya

Nagoya C. 
13:00-18:00

Piano

Admission: Free 
Towa Fudosan
Eigyobu SGC
052-584-7121  
Get off at Nagoya Sta. on the
Higashiyama or Sakuradori
Subway Line. Take exit 6 

Butsudan Kuyo-sai
(Buddhist altar Festival)
2017 
Osu-kannon


Osu

Nagoya C. 
(March 27 /annual)

11:00-:procession start from Bansho-ji
temple in Osu
11:15: arrive at Osu-Kannon,
Welcome ceremony by priests
11:40-: Buddhist service at
Osu-Kannon main temple
12:00-: Burn a butsudan.
14:00-: Buddhist service
15:00 finish 
Nagoya Butsudan
Shoko Kyodo
kumiai
052-321-5608 
Get off at Osu-kannon sta.
on theTsurumai subway line
Take exit 2
1-min. walk

map 
         
28/Tue
- - - - -

Osu Bansho-ji Temple Fair
2016 
Osu-Kannon

Nagoya C. 
flea market

Approximatery 60 stalls

Rice cake called "Migawari-mochi" is
served from 18:00. 
Bansho-ji
052-262-0735 
 Get off at Osu-kannon sta.
on theTsurumai subway line
Take exit 2
1-min. walk

map 


Atrium Concert
2017  
Midland Square Atrium
(Midland Square
commercial wing B1)

Nagoya

Nagoya C. 
16:00-, 17:00-

Japanese dance and Piano solo 
Towa Fudosan
Eigyobu SGC
052-584-7121 
Get off at Nagoya Sta. on the
Higashiyama or Sakuradori
Subway Line. Take exit 6 

Cherry-blossom Viewing
Boat
2017
Oto River
乙川
Okazaki C.

Aichi Pref. 
- April 9, 2017
Okazakijoka Funa-asobi/岡崎城下 舟遊び

Tonobashi Bridge ⇔ Fukiyabashi Bridge
(Approx. 20 min./ 19 people/boat/ 1,000yen)

*Weekday: 14 boat rides/10:00-18:30
every 30 min.except 12:30,13:00,16:30,17:00
*Sat & Sun: 16 boat rides/10:00-19:30
every 30 min..except 12:30,13:00,16:30,17:00
Hanami, Sakura,
Seanonal Boating 
Otogawa Kankosen
Jikko iinkai
090-9194-4629 
Get off at HigashiOkazaki
東岡崎
Sta. on the Meitetsu
Line.Take North Exit or
Kitadeguchi 北出口.
Go straight ahead until arriving at the Oto river. Turn to left.
(You will see Okazaki Castle)
In front of New Grand Hotel.
15-20 min. walk
from the station. 
29/Wed

Toyokuni-jinja (shrine)
Ku-no-ichi (九の市)
open-air market
2016 
Toyokuni-jinja
Nakamura-Koen
Nagoya C. 
 (9, 19, 29 of each month)

9:00-13:30

Vegetables, flowers, fish, etc. 
 Toyokuni Jinja
052-411-0003 
Get off at Nakamura-Koen
Sta. on
the Higashiyama Subway Line.
Take exit 3.
map 

Cherry-blossom Viewing
Boat
2017
Oto River
乙川
Okazaki C.

Aichi Pref. 
- April 9, 2017
Okazakijoka Funa-asobi/岡崎城下 舟遊び

Tonobashi Bridge ⇔ Fukiyabashi Bridge
(Approx. 20 min./ 19 people/boat/ 1,000yen)

*Weekday: 14 boat rides/10:00-18:30
every 30 min.except 12:30,13:00,16:30,17:00
*Sat & Sun: 16 boat rides/10:00-19:30
every 30 min..except 12:30,13:00,16:30,17:00
Hanami, Sakura,
Seanonal Boating
Otogawa Kankosen
Jikko iinkai
090-9194-4629
Get off at HigashiOkazaki
東岡崎
Sta. on the Meitetsu
Line.Take North Exit or
Kitadeguchi 北出口.
Go straight ahead until arriving at the Oto river. Turn to left.
(You will see Okazaki Castle)
In front of New Grand Hotel.
15-20 min. walk
from the station.
30/Thu
- - - - -

Cherry-blossom Viewing
Boat
2017
Oto River
乙川
Okazaki C.

Aichi Pref. 
- April 9, 2017
Okazakijoka Funa-asobi/岡崎城下 舟遊び

Tonobashi Bridge ⇔ Fukiyabashi Bridge
(Approx. 20 min./ 19 people/boat/ 1,000yen)

*Weekday: 14 boat rides/10:00-18:30
every 30 min.except 12:30,13:00,16:30,17:00
*Sat & Sun: 16 boat rides/10:00-19:30
every 30 min..except 12:30,13:00,16:30,17:00
Hanami, Sakura,
Seanonal Boating 
Otogawa Kankosen
Jikko iinkai
090-9194-4629 
Get off at HigashiOkazaki
東岡崎
Sta. on the Meitetsu
Line.Take North Exit or
Kitadeguchi 北出口.
Go straight ahead until arriving at the Oto river. Turn to left.
(You will see Okazaki Castle)
In front of New Grand Hotel.
15-20 min. walk
from the station. 
 31/Fri
ZIP SPRING SQUARE
 2016 
Around Sogakudo
Tsuruma Park

Nagoya C
14:00-21:00

Public broadcasting, Live Concert, etc.
 
Get off at Tsurumai Sta.
on the Subway Tsurumai
Line.


Chunichi Dragons
Exhibition Game2016 
Nagoya Dome

Nagoya C.

ナゴヤドーム 
Chunichi Dragons
vs Hiroshima Carp
18:00 -
Advance tickets are available from
Lawsons, Family Mart, Circle K, Sunks, etc 
Official website is here (Japanese) 
Chunichi Dragons
052-261-8814

Nagoya Dome
052-719-2121 
Get off at Nagoya Dome-mae
Yada Sta. on the Meijo
Subway Line. Walk 5 min.
map 

Cherry-blossom Viewing
Boat
2017
Oto River
乙川
Okazaki C.

Aichi Pref. 
 - April 9, 2017
Okazakijoka Funa-asobi/岡崎城下 舟遊び

Tonobashi Bridge ⇔ Fukiyabashi Bridge
(Approx. 20 min./ 19 people/boat/ 1,000yen)

*Weekday: 14 boat rides/10:00-18:30
every 30 min.except 12:30,13:00,16:30,17:00
*Sat & Sun: 16 boat rides/10:00-19:30
every 30 min..except 12:30,13:00,16:30,17:00
Hanami, Sakura,
Seanonal Boating
Otogawa Kankosen
Jikko iinkai
090-9194-4629
Get off at HigashiOkazaki
東岡崎
Sta. on the Meitetsu
Line.Take North Exit or
Kitadeguchi 北出口.
Go straight ahead until arriving at the Oto river. Turn to left.
(You will see Okazaki Castle)
In front of New Grand Hotel.
15-20 min. walk
from the station.