Introducing the Japanese festivals held in August.
In Japan, there is an event called OBON in August, it is a Buddhist festival to honor the spirit of our ancestors.
Many areas hold summer festivals during this time.
Especially Awa-odori is world famous festival.
Also three great festivals, Akita Kanto Festival, Aomori Nebuta Festival, and Sendai Tanabata Festival are famous in the Tohoku district. A big festival is held in this way in each prefecture.
If you like festivals, it is recommended to come to Japan in August!