Kanagawa Festival (Matsuri) Listings

Kanagawa Festival (Matsuri) Listings
  • January

    • January 2nd – 3rd: Hakone Ekiden Race Route 1 (Hakone)
    • January 5th: Lake Ashino-ko pen Day Moto Hakone
  • February

    • February 3rd: Hakone Setsubun Hakone Shrine
  • March

    • March 1st: Ayu (sweet fish) Opening Day Lake Ashino-ko / Haya River
    • March 27th: Yudate Shishimai (Lion Dance) Sengokuhara Shrine (Hakone)
  • April

    • April 16th – 17th: Ohiradai Onsen Festival Ohiradai (Hakone)
  • May

    • May 5th: Kintoki Festival Kintoki Shrine (Hakone)
    • May 5th: Maso Bosatsu Parade Yumoto (Hakone)
    • 2nd Sun/Mon of May: Kowakudani Azalea Festival Horaien (Hakone)
    • End of May: Hakone Woods Walk Not yet decided
  • June

    • June 13th: Kuzuryu Shrine Festival Kojiri (Hakone)
    • June 15th: Yudate Shishimai (Lion Dance) Kojiri (Hakone)
  • July

    • 1st Sun of July: Shogi (Japanese Chess) Championship Lake Arena (Hakone)
    • 4th Sun of July: Summer Festival at Yumoto Onsen Haya River (Hakone)
    • July 31st: Lake Ashino-ko Kosui Matsuri Moto Hakone
  • August

    • August 2nd: Gojinkou Sai Festival Lake Ashino-ko (Hakone)
    • August 2nd – 3rd: Hideyoshi Hyotan Festival Miyanoshita (Hakone)
    • August 4th: Kojiri Ryujin Fireworks Festival Kojiri (Hakone)
    • August 5th: Tori-Yaki Festival Lake Ashino-ko (Hakone)
    • August 6th – 7th: Hakone-en Summer Festival Hakone-en
    • August 10th – 11th: Ohiradai Onsen Summer Festival Ohiradai (Hakone)
    • August 15th – 16th: Miyagino Summer Festival Miyagino (Hakone)
    • August 16th: Hakone Daimonji-yaki Festival Gora (Hakone)
    • August 25th – 26th: Susuki Matsuri Sengokuhara (Hakone)
  • September

    • September 9th: Yumoto Kumano Shrine Festival Yumoto (Hakone)
    • September 21st: Shogenji Temple Jizo Flea Market Yumoto (Hakone)
  • October

    • Mid-October: Ashikari Festival Ashino-yu (Hakone)
    • October 24th: Motomiya Reisachi Festival Komagatake (Hakone)
  • November

    • November 3rd: Hakone Daimyo Gyoretsu Festival Yumoto (Hakone)
    • Mid-November: Hakone Autumn Music Festival Sengokuhara (Hakone)
    • November 17th: Hibuse Kannon Bosatsu Festival Tonosawa (Hakone)
    • November 23rd: Kaempfer and Birnie Festival Moto Hakone
  • December

    • 1st Sat of December: Lake Ashi Green Cup Motorboat Race Lake Ashino-ko (Hakone)

Also See: Odawara Festivals and Events in Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter Season
Kanagawa Festival Link: http://www.kanagawa-kankou.or.jp/english/festival/jan.html