Tokyo autumn events and festivals [2023]

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This time Tokyo ×Autumn event 2023 edition will be featured.

Gourmet events held in various parts of Tokyo in autumn Pick up!
In addition, it will be held in the city center, autumn festival I will also introduce you!

Invite your family, friends, and lover to go and enjoy autumn food and harvest.

Tokyo Autumn Events and Festivals: Akasaka Hikawa Festival 2023

Tokyo/Akasaka Hikawa Festival image

" Akasaka Hikawa Festival 2023 "teeth, Tokyo It has a shrine designated as a tangible cultural property, Autumn festival at Akasaka Hikawa Shrine, a famous shrine in the Akasaka area that is counted as one of Tokyo's top 10 shrines. is.

During the festival period, various rituals and events will be held throughout the Akasaka area and within the grounds of Akasaka Hikawa Shrine!

In the Akasaka area around the shrine, there is a Shinto ritual in which multiple floats and mikoshi are carried through the town. Yoimiya Junko "・" Children's mikoshi/dashi parade "・" Shinkosai Festival ' will be held in order.

especially on the last day Shinko Festival is a must-see!
Fifteen Akasaka neighborhood mikoshi (portable shrines), including the main float, gather in the shrine grounds and head towards Akasaka Sacas in a very impressive event. Grand coalition tour ” You can take a tour.

After arriving at Akasaka Sacas, a short cruise will begin in various directions. . Stroll through the lively Akasaka area and enjoy the powerful festival atmosphere.

Meanwhile, in the grounds of Akasaka Hikawa Shrine, there are many stalls where you can enjoy gourmet food, sweets, and fun! Apart from general food stalls, famous stores from the Akasaka area will be opening stalls. Akasaka famous store street ' will be held at the same time.

After walking around the Akasaka area and working up an appetite, why not enjoy the atmosphere of the autumn festival and enjoy some Akasaka gourmet food?

Also, A Bon Odori festival will be held for three consecutive days on the grounds of Akasaka Hikawa Shrine. . If you want to enjoy the festival atmosphere even more, please check this out!

The holding period of Akasaka Hikawa Festival 2023 overlaps with the holding period of Shibuya / Kinno Hachiman Shrine Reitaisai Festival 2023, which will be described later.
Akasaka-mitsuke Station on the Tokyo Metro Ginza Line, which is the closest to the festival venue, can be accessed from Shibuya Station in about 10 minutes with no transfers!

If you have time in your schedule, please try the Autumn Festival Ladder!

Akasaka Hikawa Festival 2023
schedule September 15th (Friday) - September 17th (Sunday), 2023
open time ・September 15th 10am~
・September 16th 11am~
・September 17th 11am~
Venue (venue location) Hikawa Shrine and Akasaka area
Fee Participation is free
In case of rainy weather In the past, the event was held in light rain.

Tokyo Autumn Events and Festivals: Kinno Hachimangu Shrine Festival 2023


" Kinno Hachiman Shrine Annual Festival 2023 "teeth, Tokyo Shibuya Famous as the guardian deity of Autumn festivals held in the Aoyama, Omotesando, and Shibuya areas, centered around Konno Hachimangu Shrine is.

Konno Hachimangu Shrine was enshrined in its current location in 1092 (Kanji 6), at the end of the Heian period!
It is known as a shrine associated with the Shibuya clan, which was active as a vassal of Minamoto no Yoritomo.

Since then, in the company's long history, The Kinno Hachimangu Shrine Festival has been held for hundreds of years as the largest festival of the year. .
From 2019 (Heisei 31), the scale has been reduced due to the spread of the new coronavirus. However, from this year 2023 (Reiwa 5), ​​it will be restored to its original size! !

A total of 14 portable shrines will be carried by neighborhood associations in the surrounding area and paraded through the streets of Shibuya. .
Among them, all mikoshi are gathered in front of "Shibuya 109". Rengo Togyo ” is the biggest highlight.
You can feel the excitement and energy of the festival!

Also, Apart from the mikoshi, there are many food stalls lined up within the grounds of Konno Hachimangu Shrine, and one of the attractions is that you can enjoy a classic fair. .

Shibuya After feeling the excitement of the autumn festival in town, let's visit Kinno Hachimangu Shrine and enjoy eating food from food stalls!

Kinno Hachiman Shrine Annual Festival 2023
schedule Saturday, September 16, 2023 - Sunday, September 17, 2023
open time ・September 16th 18:00~
・September 17th 10am~
Venue (venue location) Kinno Hachiman Shrine and
Aoyama/Omotesando/Shibuya area
Fee Participation is free
In case of rainy weather In the past, the event was held in light rain.

Tokyo Autumn Events and Festivals: Tokyo Meat Market Festival 2023

" Tokyo Meat Market Festival 2023 "teeth, Tokyo Shinagawa An autumn event held every October at the Tokyo Central Wholesale Market Meat Market. is.

Focusing on a different prefecture each year, you can sample and purchase local branded beef and other meats and specialty products.
Local characters from the prefectures we focus on and performances are also highlights.

Free tastings of particularly popular branded beef are available in limited quantities!
To participate in the tasting, you will need a "tasting ticket" which will be distributed after the venue opens.
If you want to participate in the tasting of branded beef, be sure to visit the venue early to get a tasting ticket!

In addition to free samples, there will also be many food stalls selling a variety of dishes.
Why not head to the venue on an empty stomach and eat your favorite gourmet food at the food stalls to enjoy autumn's full appetite?

Tokyo Meat Market Festival 2023
schedule October 14th (Sat) - October 15th (Sun), 2023
open time ・October 14th 10:00-16:00
・October 15th 10:00-15:00
Venue (venue location) Tokyo Central Wholesale Market Meat Market
Fee Participation is free
In case of rainy weather Rain or shine

Tokyo Autumn Events/Festivals: Setagaya Bread Festival 2023

Setagaya Park, Tokyo

" Setagaya Bread Festival 2023 "teeth, Tokyo Setagaya A bread festival held at Setagaya Park and the surrounding Mishuku area. is.

During the two days of the event, various bakeries from all over Japan will gather to sell their carefully selected breads.
At the venue, you can enjoy the flavors of famous and up-and-coming bakeries from all over the country without leaving Tokyo!

Stroll around not only Setagaya Park but also the surrounding Mishuku area and find your favorite bakery .
In addition, there will be spreads such as jam and butter that go well with bread, as well as a number of food and drink shops.

Why not buy some delicious bread, drinks, and food and enjoy a picnic under the pleasant autumn sky?

Setagaya Bread Festival 2023
schedule October 28th - October 29th, 2023
open time 11:00-16:00
Venue (venue location) Setagaya Park, Setagaya Gayakan,
Mishuku 420 Shopping Association member store
Fee free entrance
In case of rainy weather Not specified

Tokyo Autumn Events/Festivals: Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Festival “Fruit Festival”

" Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Festival fruitful festival 2023 "teeth, Autumn events held by each prefecture and agriculture, forestry and fisheries related organizations is.

In addition to interacting with local mascots from each prefecture and small animals such as ponies and jumbo rabbits, you can sample, sample, and tour special products from all over Japan.

At the tasting/sampling corner, From specialty products such as branded beef, fruits, and rice to local gourmet foods such as pressed sushi and fish cakes. You can enjoy a variety of food while walking around!

Stroll through the venue and enjoy the local gourmet and specialty products that interest you.

Participation in the Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Festival "Fruit Festival" 2023 is free, but advance registration is required to enter.

Although it is possible to register at the venue, we will make sure that you can enter smoothly on the day. Complete online registration in advance I recommend it!

Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Festival “Fruit Festival” 2023
schedule Friday, November 10th – Saturday, November 11th, 2023
open time ・November 10th 10:00-17:00
・November 11th 10:00-16:00
Venue (venue location) Sunshine City World Import Mart Building 4th Floor Exhibition Hall A
Fee Free (pre-registration required)
In case of rainy weather No changes due to weather

Tokyo Autumn Events/Festivals: Sakaya Kakuuchi Festival 2023

" Liquor Store Kakuuchi Festival 2023 "teeth, Events held by the Tokyo Retail Liquor Sales Association and multiple liquor stores dotted around Tokyo. is.
Enjoy alcohol, gourmet food, and sweets under the spacious autumn sky.

Around 20 liquor stores will open at the event venue.
At each booth, you can enjoy a selection of sake in the so-called "Kakuuchi" style, where you can stand and drink in a corner of the liquor store. .

We offer a wide variety of alcoholic beverages, both Japanese and Western, from brewed alcoholic beverages such as sake, wine, and craft beer to distilled alcoholic beverages such as shochu, whiskey, and rum!
You can spend a luxurious time wandering around each booth and drinking the best drinks selected by professionals.

For those who are new to drinking, there are " Sake experience corner is recommended! You can actually drink and learn about the differences in the taste of different brands of sake.

Why not take the first step into the profound world of alcohol by participating in this event?

During the event, there will be various food trucks in addition to liquor stores!
We have a wide variety of dishes, from meat, seafood, ethnic foods, to sweets. Enjoy gourmet sweets that match the type and flavor of the alcohol you drink.

Also, Live music by musicians held on a special stage inside the venue is also one of the attractions of Sakaya Kakuuchi Fes 2023. .
It's also fun to listen to soothing music while enjoying delicious drinks and snacks.

Liquor Store Kakuuchi Festival 2023
schedule Friday, November 17, 2023 - Sunday, November 19, 2023
open time ・November 17th 10:00-20:00
・November 18th 10:00-20:00
・November 19th 10:00-18:00
Venue (venue location) Ueno Park
Takenodai Square
Fee Admission fee for the previous event was 500 yen,
Other products are pay-as-you-go
In case of rainy weather Will be held rain or shine, canceled in stormy weather

Let's go to autumn events and festivals in Tokyo!

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This time Tokyo x Autumn Event 2023 Edition We have a special feature on!

Local gourmet food, bread, alcohol, portable shrines, food stalls, and more to enjoy at Tokyo's autumn events. is.

Please refer to this special feature and go to autumn events and festivals in Tokyo!

*The contents of this article are current as of September 2023.

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