Being out in the countryside of Japan offers some interesting opportunities for cultural exploration. Below I shall attempt to catalog as many local events for Nanao, Ishikawa, and Japan in general. Please comment or message me with any additions, corrections, or anything else. I am by no means an expert! Please take it all with a grain of salt.



  • Komaruyama Park Cherry Blossom Viewing
  • Seihakusai Dekayama Festival – During Golden Week (May 3, 4, 5)



  • Monterey Jazz Festival in Noto – July (30 or 31)
  • Kouda Fire Festival – Last Saturday of July
  • Issaki Houtou Festival – First Friday and Saturday of August



Referenced and Important links


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