Events in July

All Japan Triathlon in Kaiki(Tottori)

The citizens passionately cheer on the participants of the strenuous race.(From middle to late August)

Matsue Suigo Festival(Shimane)

Sparkling fireworks are reflected on the water of Shinji Lake. (Last weekend of July or the first weekend of August)

Kurashiki Tenryo Summer Festival(Okayama)

The biggest festival in Kurashiki marks the arrival of summer(Late July)

Hiroshima Port Firework(Hiroshima)

Stunning displays of fireworks of various types can be enjoyed.(The fourth Saturday)

Yamaguchi Gion Festival(Yamaguchi)

The festival has a 600 year history. On the starting day, visitors can see three palanquins parade along the street(From July 20th to 27th)

Places to Go