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Explore Kanagawa

Explore the charms of Kanagawa through top sightseeing destinations in Yokohama, Kamakura and Hakone.

From the mountainous hot springs of Hakone, to the Great Buddha of Kamakura, to the nightlife of Yokohama's Minato Mirai area – a day trip to Kanagawa promises something for everyone

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What's on in Kanagawa

  • Yokohama Triennale (Triennial International Exhibition of Contemporary Art)

    Yokohama Triennale (Triennial International Exhibition of Contemporary Art)

    15 Mar-9 Jun 2024
    Yokohama
    Ongoing
  • Endo Bamboo Charcoal Festival

    Endo Bamboo Charcoal Festival

    20 Apr 2025
    Fujisawa
  • Yudate Lion Dance (Sengokuhara)

    Yudate Lion Dance (Sengokuhara)

    Late March
    Hakone
  • United States Army Camp Zama Sakura Festival

    United States Army Camp Zama Sakura Festival

    Early April
    Zama
  • Sagamihara Citizen Sakura Festival

    Sagamihara Citizen Sakura Festival

    Early April
    Sagamihara
  • Large Kites of Zama

    Large Kites of Zama

    Early May
    Zama
  • Hana to Utsuwa no Harmony

    Hana to Utsuwa no Harmony

    1-9 Jun 2024
    Yokohama
  • Kaseimachi  Hydrangea Festival

    Kaseimachi Hydrangea Festival

    8-16 Jun 2024
    Kaisei
  • Endo Hydrangea Festival

    Endo Hydrangea Festival

    16 Jun 2024
    Fujisawa
  • Shonan Hiratsuka Tanabata Festival

    Shonan Hiratsuka Tanabata Festival

    5-7 Jul 2024
    Hiratsuka
  • Yudate Lion Dance Miyagino

    Yudate Lion Dance Miyagino

    15 Jul 2024
    Hakone
  • Chigasaki Hamaori Festival

    Chigasaki Hamaori Festival

    15 Jul 2024
    Chigasaki
  • Daihonzan Sojiji Temple (Mikoto Festival Bon Odori)

    Daihonzan Sojiji Temple (Mikoto Festival Bon Odori)

    17-19 Jul 2024
    Yokohama
  • Yugyo-no-Bon

    Yugyo-no-Bon

    27 Jul 2024
    Fujisawa
  • Kanagawa Yamato Awa Odori

    Kanagawa Yamato Awa Odori

    27-28 Jul 2024
    Yamato
  • Kamimizo Summer Festival

    Kamimizo Summer Festival

    27-28 Jul 2024
    Sagamihara
  • Enoshima Lanterns

    Enoshima Lanterns

    Mid-July
    Fujisawa
  • Atsugi Ayu Matsuri

    Atsugi Ayu Matsuri

    Early August
    Atsugi
  • Miura Night Market

    Miura Night Market

    Mid-August
    Miura
  • Kanazawa Fireworks Festival

    Kanazawa Fireworks Festival

    Late August
    Yokohama
  • Yomiuriland Jewellumination

    Yomiuriland Jewellumination

    Mid-October
    Kawasaki
  • Sagamiko ILLUMILLION

    Sagamiko ILLUMILLION

    Early November
    Sagamihara
  • Shinyurigaoka Illumination Kirara @ Art Shinyuri

    Shinyurigaoka Illumination Kirara @ Art Shinyuri

    Mid-November
    Kawasaki
  • The Hibuse Festival at Ryogaku-in on Mount Akihasan

    The Hibuse Festival at Ryogaku-in on Mount Akihasan

    Early December
    Odawara
  • Iizumi Kannon Daruma Fair at Iizumizan Shofuku-ji Temple

    Iizumi Kannon Daruma Fair at Iizumizan Shofuku-ji Temple

    Mid-December
    Odawara
  • Yadoriki Wintersweet Garden (Yadoriki Wintersweet Festival)

    Yadoriki Wintersweet Garden (Yadoriki Wintersweet Festival)

    Mid-January
    Matsuda
  • Oiso no Sagicho

    Oiso no Sagicho

    Mid-January
    Oiso
  • Odawara Plum Blossom Festival

    Odawara Plum Blossom Festival

    Early February
    Odawara
  • Soga Plum Festival

    Soga Plum Festival

    Early February
    Odawara
  • Matsuda Cherry Blossom Festival

    Matsuda Cherry Blossom Festival

    Early February
    Matsuda
  • Yugawara Plum Grove "Banquet of Ume (Plums)"

    Yugawara Plum Grove "Banquet of Ume (Plums)"

    Early February
    Yugawara

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“Yokohama Marathon 2024" Entry Begins

Apr 16 2024

“Yokohama Marathon 2024" Entry Begins

On Sunday, October 27, Yokohama Marathon 2024 will be held in Yokohama, a popular destination for foreigners! Please register for this event! In addition to enjoying the beautiful Minato Mirai district,...

The Kanagawa "Toshio Suzuki and Studio Ghibli Exhibition" will be held at the Yokosuka Museum of Art

Mar 15 2024

The Kanagawa "Toshio Suzuki and Studio Ghibli Exhibition" will be held at the Yokosuka Museum of Art

The "Toshio Suzuki and Studio Ghibli Exhibition", an exhibition which has toured across seven locations across the country, will open for the first time in Kanagawa Prefecture at the Yokosuka Museum of Art, a museum which has been selected as one of the "10 most scenic museums in the world".