Events

Hamakita Manyo Festival

Mid-October

Hamakita is a place noted to be connected to the Man’yoshu, Japan’s oldest poetry anthology, c ...
  • Outdoor Activities
  • Other Festivities
  • Fall (September-November)

Toge no Kunitori Tug-of-War Contest

The fourth Sunday of October

This event is a tug-of-war showdown between the Enshu Team (representing Misakubo in Shizuoka) and t ...
  • Outdoor Activities
  • Other Festivities
  • Fall (September-November)

Akiha Fire Festival

12/15, 16

The Akiha Fire Festival takes place at Akiha Shrine and Shuyoji Temple. Akiha Shrine is particularly ...
  • Traditional Festivals
  • Winter (December-February)