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Event Shizuoka seasonal event calendar


Shizuoka Festival

Held in the area around Shizuoka City Hall and Sunpu Castle.

Opening time
First Friday, Saturday,
and Sunday in April
Ose Festival / Uchiura Fishing Port Festival

Held at Osezaki and Uchiura Fishing Port Festival is held at Uchiura Fishing Port.

Opening time
April 4
Yabusame (horseback archery) Festival

Held at Fujisan Hongu Sengen-Taisha Shrine.

Opening time
May 4-6
Hamamatsu Festival

Held in Hamamatsu City.

Opening time
May 3-5


Yoshiwara Gion Festival

Held in the Yoshiwara district of Fuji City, Shizuoka

Opening time
Early June
Fukuroi Enshu Fireworks Festival

Fireworks in Fukuroi City, Shizuoka.

Opening time
Early August
Shimizu Port Festival

Held at Shimizu Port in Shizuoka City.

Opening time
Early July
Yaizu Shrine Ara Matsuri

Held at Yaizu Shrine, Yaizu City, Shizuoka.

Opening time
August 12 and 13


Opening time
Around September 10
Shimada Obi Festival

Held in Shimada City

Opening time
Mid-October (every 3 years)
Kakegawa Festival

Held in Kakegawa City

Opening time
Early October
Fujieda Grand Festival

Held in Fujieda City

Opening time
Late September to Early October (every 3 years)


Akiha Fire Festival

Held at Akihasan Hongu Akiha Shrine in Hamamatsu City.

Opening time
December 15 and 16 every year
Kawazu Cherry Blossom Festival

Held in Kawazu-cho, Shizuoka Prefecture.

Opening time
Early to late February
Kasuisai Hina Matsuri Doll Festival

Held at Kansuisai in Kuno, Fukuroi City

Opening time
January 1 to the end of March
Opening time
Second Sunday in February