Events in Osaka

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Travelers are voting Tenjin Matsuri, Kasuga Wakamiya On-Matsuri and Setsubun Mantoro Lantern Festival as the best of 6 events in Osaka. There are 2 events in Minamiawaji a city just 104 km from Osaka and 1 event in Hikone which is 126 km distant. The most popular of these are Awa-Odori Folk Dance Festival in Minamiawaji and Sagicho Matsuri Festival in Hikone. You can find 89 Event in the country of Japan and 63rd Annual Sapporo Snow Festival is our members favorite Event in all of Japan. Want more? Check out our map of events in Osaka.

  • Omizutori Festival

    Todai-ji Temple, Nara, Japan

    Priests at Todai-ji Temple, famous for its enormous statue of Buddha, confess their sins before the Eleven-faced Kannon enshrined in Nigatsu-do…

  • Takigi O-Noh

    Kofukuji Temple, Nara, Japan

    Takigi O-Noh is a traditional Japanese musical drama performed on the open-air stage built on the lawn of Kofukuji Temple, which is registered as a…

  • Otaue Rice Planting Festival

    Sumiyoshi Taisha Shrine, Osaka, Japan

    The Japanese lifestyle and rice cultivation are deeply associated with one another. Of particular significance is the process known as taue in which…

  • Tenjin Matsuri

    Osaka Tenman Shrine, Osaka, Japan

    "Having a history of more than 1,000 years, the Tenjin Matsuri, which is one of the three greatest festivals of Japan, is also the world's…

  • Kasuga Wakamiya On-Matsuri

    Wakamiya-jinja Shrine, Nara, Japan

    The On-Matsuri is a festival held at Wakamiya-jinja Shrine which stands in the precincts of the Kasuga Taisha Grand Shrine. It was first organized…

  • Setsubun Mantoro Lantern Festival

    Kasuga Taisha Shrine, Nara, Japan

    "This is an event which has continued for 800 years and most of the lanterns have been donated by ordinary citizens with the exception of a…