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March 2017

Tadashi Tonoshiki – the Source of Compelling Reversal

March 18 @ 8:00 am - May 21 @ 5:00 pm
Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art,
1-1 Hijiyama-koen, Minami-ku
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken 732-0815 Japan
Hand, 1976, Shimonoseki City Art Museum

Retrospective of the work of Tadashi Tonoshiki, who was born and raised in Hiroshima, 25 years after his death. From the exhibition website: Tadashi Tonoshiki (1942-1992), an artist born and raised in Hiroshima, embarked actively on a career as a painter at the age of 29. In the 1970s, he relocated his production base to Nagato, Yamaguchi prefecture and there began producing paintings and print works that depicted in precise pointillism his own and his deceased parents’ experience of radiation…

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April 2017
¥1000

Monsters and Ghosts Ukiyo-e Exhibition

April 24 - June 11
Okuda Genso Sayume Museum,
453-6 Higashi-sakeya-machi
Miyoshi-shi, Hiroshima-ken 728-0023 Japan
Sōma no furudairi:Princess Takiyasha and the Huge Skeleton by Utagawa Kuniyoshi

Exhibition of ghoulish ukiyo-e woodblock prints at the Okuda Genso-Sayume Art Museum in Miyoshi. Admission: Adult ¥1000 Pair ticket ¥1800 High school and college ¥500 Junior high and younger free Closed May 10, 2017 Late night full moon viewing opening May 11 and June 9, 2017 (open until 21:00) Image: Sōma no furudairi:Princess Takiyasha and the Huge Skeleton by Utagawa Kuniyoshi

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May 2017
Free

Hiroshima Flower Festival

May 3 - May 5
Peace Boulevard and around,
Peace Boulevard
Hiroshima, Hiroshima 730-0037 Japan

Hiroshima's biggest annual event, drawing in many more people than even the August 6 memorial day, the annual Flower Festival was inspired by the celebrations that followed the Hiroshima Carp's first championship in 1975. Crowded, noisy, high in kitsch and overtly commercial, it does, however, pull in tens of thousands of people from near and far, and many of them do seem to have a pretty good time. In addition to all the parades, pop bands, tarento celebrities, comedians and…

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Free

Skate World

May 3 @ 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Daily until May 5, 2017
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park,
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken Japan
Skate world at Hiroshima Flower Festival

Free community skate park at the Flower Festival right behind the main Carnation Stage, next to the river at the west end of Heiwa Bridge that offers far less generic music than the usual Flower Festival fare. Show up early in the day if you'd like your kids to have a crack at skating before the big kids take over. Live bands and DJs throughout the day. Skate competition on May 5. You can read a nice account by an…

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Free

MCAS Iwakuni Friendship Day

May 5 @ 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
MCAS Iwakuni US Marine Base,
Iwakuni-shi, Yamahuchi-ken 740-8555 Japan

In May of every year, the gates of MCAS Iwakuni US Marine base opens up its gates to over 250,000 visitors who come for the entertainment, games, aerial and static displays, car and motorbike show and one of Japan's largest air shows. And, of course, the food. Friendship Day on the website Friendship Day MCAS Iwakuni Facebook Page In 2017 Blue Impulse, JASDF's renowned flight demonstration team, will be performing at Friendship Day. Visitors who are not Japanese citizens are…

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Free

Naki-zumo Cry Baby Sumo at Gokoku-jinja Shrine

May 5 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Gokoku-jinja Shrine,
2-21 Motomachi, Naka-ku
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken 730-0011 Japan

What better way to celebrate Children's Day than by dressing your baby up in funny clothes and making him or her cry in front of a big crowd.   Participation is limited to babies 6-18 months old whose parents have paid the ¥5000 entry fee.

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Sanfrecce Hiroshima vs Vissel Kobe

May 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Edion Stadium,
Hiroshima Kouiki-kouen, 5 Ozuka-nishi, Asa-Minami-ku
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken 731-3167 Japan
sanfrecce soccer fans at edion stadium in hiroshima

J League soccer action at Edion Stadium Hiroshima. Edion Stadium Seating Guide Tickets Seat Advance Gate Reserved seating SS Reserved ¥5300 ¥5900 SA Reserved ¥3700 ¥4300 Free seating Back stand (Adult) ¥2600 ¥3200 Back stand (6-18 years old) ¥1000 ¥1500 Home supporters' stand(Adult) ¥2100 ¥2600 Home supporters' stand(6-18 years old) ¥500 ¥1000 Visitors' stand(Adult) ¥2100 ¥2600 Visitors' stand(6-18 years old) ¥500 ¥1000 Scroll down to this page to see photos of the view you will get from different sections of…

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Free

Hiroshima Minato Marché

May 7 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every 1 month(s) on that lasts 0 day(s) and 6 hour(s), but only create 12 event(s),
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Outdoor market in Ujina held every 1st and 3rd Sunday. Fresh local produce and food stalls.  

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Free

Senda Wasshoi Matsuri Flea Market

May 14 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Higashi-Senda Park,
1-1 Senda-machi, Naka-ku
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken 730-0053 Japan

Relatively large flea market in Higashi Senda-machi Park next to the old Hiroshima University building. There are also food stalls and live bands performing on a little stage, which help to give the event quite a lively atmosphere. Postponed until June 4 in the event of heavy rain. To sign up to sell at the flea market Call (in Japanese) more than one week prior to the event 090-9500-6534 between 10am and 6pm and give your name and the date…

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¥1000

Dubway

May 19 @ 10:00 pm
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Mugen∞5610,
Atsuma Bldg, 1-3 Yagenbori
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken 730-0027 Japan

Heavyweight dub sounds hosted by the Jah Love is Sweeter Sound System and guests at Mugen every 3rd Friday. Regular Selecters Roots&kazuchang Jah山 DJ Ali jah93  

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Free

MU’SICK

May 26 @ 10:00 pm - 3:00 am
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Last Friday of the month
Koba,
1-4 Naka-machi, Naka-ku
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken 730-0037 Japan
dj night at koba in hiroshima

DJs play a mixed bag of sounds (not just metal) at Koba on the last Friday of every month.

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Free

Mantō Mitama Matsurii

May 27 - May 28
Gokoku-jinja Shrine,
2-21 Motomachi, Naka-ku
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken 730-0011 Japan
Manto-mitama matsuri at Hiroshima Gokoku-jinja Shrine

Two days of events and commemorations at Hiroshima's shrine to the war dead, Gokuku-jinja, which is decorated with lanterns. Saturday, May 27 18:00 Ceremony in the main Shrine Hall 19:00 Around 100 women dressed as shrine maidens perform dances in the forecourt Followed by Miko-mai dance by full time shrine maidens Taiko drum performance Possibly other performances Lantern lit dances by the maidens for the day finale before things finish at 9pm For more on the Saturday night festivities, photos…

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Sanfrecce Hiroshima vs Jublio Iwata

May 27 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Edion Stadium,
Hiroshima Kouiki-kouen, 5 Ozuka-nishi, Asa-Minami-ku
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken 731-3167 Japan
sanfrecce soccer fans at edion stadium in hiroshima

J League soccer action at Edion Stadium Hiroshima. Edion Stadium Seating Guide Tickets Seat Advance Gate Reserved seating SS Reserved ¥5300 ¥5900 SA Reserved ¥3700 ¥4300 Free seating Back stand (Adult) ¥2600 ¥3200 Back stand (6-18 years old) ¥1000 ¥1500 Home supporters' stand(Adult) ¥2100 ¥2600 Home supporters' stand(6-18 years old) ¥500 ¥1000 Visitors' stand(Adult) ¥2100 ¥2600 Visitors' stand(6-18 years old) ¥500 ¥1000 Scroll down to this page to see photos of the view you will get from different sections of…

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Free

Tomo Bentenjima Fireworks Festival

May 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tomo-no-ura,
Tomo, Tomo-cho
Fukuyama-shi, Hiroshima-ken 720-0201 Japan

Tomo Bentenjima Fireworks Festival in the quaint port town of Tomo-no-ura  kicks off the summer's fireworks festivals in the Chugoku region. 90min of fireworks over the water silhouetting picturesque Benten Island.

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Free

Senda Wasshoi Matsuri Flea Market

May 28 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Higashi-Senda Park,
1-1 Senda-machi, Naka-ku
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken 730-0053 Japan

Relatively large flea market in Higashi Senda-machi Park next to the old Hiroshima University building. There are also food stalls and live bands performing on a little stage, which help to give the event quite a lively atmosphere. Postponed until June 4 in the event of heavy rain. To sign up to sell at the flea market Call (in Japanese) more than one week prior to the event 090-9500-6534 between 10am and 6pm and give your name and the date…

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June 2017
Free

Toukasan Yukata Festival

June 2 - June 4
Tōkasan Enryu-ji Temple,
8-12 Mikawa-cho
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken Japan

Hiroshima really comes alive over the three nights of Tōkasan - a festival that really does feel "festive". Join the 300,000 people who will be donning their yukata for the first time this year who take over Chuo-dori and environs to promenade, play festival games like fish scooping, buy strange inflatable novelties and stuff their faces with equally strange stuff on sticks. As well as parades and summer bon dancing, there will be taiko drumming and other performances on stages…

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Free

Mibu-no-Hanadaue Traditional Rice Planting Ritual

June 4 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mibu,
Kitahiroshima-cho
Yamagata-gun, Hiroshima-ken 731-1515 Japan

Mibu-no-hanadaue is a revived rice planting ritual said to have roots in the middle ages that is renacted on the first Sunday of June every year. The event was designated as a UNESCO Intangible Heritage in 2003 and many people now make the trip to Chiyoda in Kita-hiroshima to view it. Bulls are led through the streets to Mibu Shrine where they are dressed with elaborately decorated saddles and colorful necklaces. They are then led to a field, and after…

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Sanfrecce Hiroshima vs Kashima Antlers

June 4 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Edion Stadium,
Hiroshima Kouiki-kouen, 5 Ozuka-nishi, Asa-Minami-ku
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken 731-3167 Japan
sanfrecce soccer fans at edion stadium in hiroshima

J League soccer action at Edion Stadium Hiroshima. Edion Stadium Seating Guide Tickets Seat Advance Gate Reserved seating SS Reserved ¥5300 ¥5900 SA Reserved ¥3700 ¥4300 Free seating Back stand (Adult) ¥2600 ¥3200 Back stand (6-18 years old) ¥1000 ¥1500 Home supporters' stand(Adult) ¥2100 ¥2600 Home supporters' stand(6-18 years old) ¥500 ¥1000 Visitors' stand(Adult) ¥2100 ¥2600 Visitors' stand(6-18 years old) ¥500 ¥1000 Scroll down to this page to see photos of the view you will get from different sections of…

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Free

Froide

June 10 @ 11:00 pm - 3:00 am
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Enjoint Bar Cover,
2F #5 Hakubishi Bldg 7-6 Nagarekawa-cho
Hiroshima, Hiroshima-ken 730-0028 Japan

A mixed batch of dance sounds in the tiny bar with the amazing sound system, Enjoint Bar Cover. Regular DJs RINN paul (GetHiroshima) Rarh Free admission  

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Free

Senda Wasshoi Matsuri Flea Market

June 11 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Higashi-Senda Park,
1-1 Senda-machi, Naka-ku
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken 730-0053 Japan

Relatively large flea market in Higashi Senda-machi Park next to the old Hiroshima University building. There are also food stalls and live bands performing on a little stage, which help to give the event quite a lively atmosphere. Postponed until July 2 in the event of heavy rain. To sign up to sell at the flea market Call (in Japanese) more than one week prior to the event 090-9500-6534 between 10am and 6pm and give your name and the date…

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¥250 - ¥700

Rice planting ritual and tea ceremony at Shukkei-en Garden

June 11 @ 10:00 am
Shukkeien Garden,
2-11 Kaminobori-cho, Naka-ku
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken 730-0014 Japan

Re-enactment of a traditional rice planting ritual to wish for a bountiful harvest and tea ceremony at Shukkei-en Garden. The rice planting ritual and related dances performed by the Shinjo Provincial Art Preservation Committee are between 13:00 and 14:45 and the tea ceremonies run from 10:00-15:00. 13:00-13:30  Hayashida music, song and dance performance in the yuunenjyou (有年場) rice field located in the far right corner of the garden as you stand with your back to the entrance. 13:35-13:55 Hayashida music, song and dance performance on…

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¥1700

Hiroshima Toyo Carp vs Hanshin Tigers

June 23
Mazda “Zoom Zoom” Stadium,
2-3-1 Minami-Kaniya, Minami-ku,
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken 732-0803 Japan

Central League pro baseball action at Mazda "Zoom Zoom" Stadium. For seating and ticket details, see our Mazda Stadium Hiroshima Carp Ticket Guide. Read more posts related to the Hiroshima Carp.  

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¥1700

Hiroshima Toyo Carp vs Hanshin Tigers

June 24
Mazda “Zoom Zoom” Stadium,
2-3-1 Minami-Kaniya, Minami-ku,
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken 732-0803 Japan

Central League pro baseball action at Mazda "Zoom Zoom" Stadium. For seating and ticket details, see our Mazda Stadium Hiroshima Carp Ticket Guide. Read more posts related to the Hiroshima Carp.  

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See our Carp Ticket Guide (click the link below) for details.

Hiroshima Toyo Carp vs Hanshin Tigers

June 25
Mazda “Zoom Zoom” Stadium,
2-3-1 Minami-Kaniya, Minami-ku,
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken 732-0803 Japan

Central League pro baseball action at Mazda "Zoom Zoom" Stadium. For seating and ticket details, see our Mazda Stadium Hiroshima Carp Ticket Guide. Read more posts related to the Hiroshima Carp.  

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Free

Senda Wasshoi Matsuri Flea Market

June 25 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Higashi-Senda Park,
1-1 Senda-machi, Naka-ku
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken 730-0053 Japan

Relatively large flea market in Higashi Senda-machi Park next to the old Hiroshima University building. There are also food stalls and live bands performing on a little stage, which help to give the event quite a lively atmosphere. Postponed until July 2 in the event of heavy rain. To sign up to sell at the flea market Call (in Japanese) more than one week prior to the event 090-9500-6534 between 10am and 6pm and give your name and the date…

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