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Name of Matsuri・Pref・Category Description Location(s)・Access Date(s)
Yamakawacho Kamiyo-otakara-odori [Tokushima Pref]
For a good harvest・Dance・Rain making
A dance performed to pacify and give repose to dieties …
Kawahigashi, Yamakawa Cho, Yoshinogawa City Kawatahachiman Jinja 
October 12
Tennosha Autumn Festival [Tokushima Pref]
For a good harvest・Dance
Chigosanbaso are the third floats operated for children…
Azatoriimoto 3, Tano Cho, Komatsushima City Tennosha
Twenty four minutes walk from JR Awa-akaishi Station
The third Saturday and Sunday in October
mie6 Ueno Tenjin Festival [Mie Pref]
Floats・Parade
This is a 400-year old autumn festival held by Tenjingu…
Iga City Ueno Tenmangu
Five minutes walk from Ueno-shi Station on the Kintetsu Iga Line.
October 23-25
Minamigomizuka Jinja-no Sairei [Mie Pref]
Floats・For a good catch
This event is a reproduction of traditional whaling fol…
896 Kusuchominamigomizuka, Yokkaichi City Minamigomizuka Jinja
Ten minutes walk from Kintetsu Kusu Station
Late October
Jidai Matsuri [Kyoto City・Kyoto Pref]
Parade
Having started in 1895 to commemorate the 1100th annive…
Kamigyo Ward, Kyoto City Kyoto Imperial Palace
Five minutes walk from Subway Imadegawa Station
October 22
Kurama-no-Himatsuri [Kyoto City・Kyoto Pref]
Fire festival・Portable shrine
The origin of this fire festival can be traced back to …
Sakyo Ward, Kyoto City Yuki Jinja Shrine
Kurama Station on Eizan Electric Railway
October 22
Shitsumi-no Hikiyama-gyoji [Kyoto Pref]
Floats
Hikiyama-gyoji is a parading floats festival held in Sh…
Shitsumi, Kyotanba Cho, Kyoto Prefecture Shitsumi-hachimangu
Fifteen minutes bus ride from JR Shimoyama Station to Shonomichi bus stop and five minutes walk from the bus stop
The fourth Sunday in October
Kameyama Festival [Kyoto Pref]
Floats
The floats start to be built on the 23rd with the decor…
Kameoka City
JR Kameoka Station
October 23-25
Kamase Nosonbutai [Tokushima Pref]
Performing art
This is one of the new theaters in the prefecture, whic…
Yamajinja, Kamaze, Yokoishi, Naka Cho, Tokushima Prefecture
Eighty minutes drive from JR Tokushima Station
Late October
Nigishima-matsuri [Mie Pref]
Water festival・Competition
The festival features the competiion of two boats. It i…
Nigishimacho, Kumano City
JR Nigishima Station
November 3 (currently suspended)