Events

Lively, festive, and inspiring—various events are held in Osaka throughout the year, led by the Tenjin Matsuri that showcases Osaka’s summer. Come and experience the festivities and rituals with a long history and tradition, events that energize the visitors and locals alike, and the various charms of Osaka that transform every season.

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A Treasure Box Full of Vintage Cars☆
Travel Back in Time at GLION MUSEUM in Osaka Bay Area

I noticed a particular image as I was looking at cars online. A classic car juxtaposed against …

Museums Exposition・Exhibition kissaten・Cafe Photo spot

2019.10.10

An epic appearance of the Milky Way in Osaka!!
A guide to a magical night on Tanabata, July 7.

Tanabata, aka the Star Festival, is one of the traditional seasonal festivals of Japan, …

llumination Local events

2019.07.07

A Must See Summer Festival in Osaka:
The Fantastical Tenjin Matsuri
with Mikoshi, Boats, and Fireworks

The Tenjin Matsuri (Tenjin Matsuri Festival) is one of the biggest festivals in …

Culture・History Festival fireworks

2019.06.22

Extravagant Stage Performances Right In Osaka Castle Park.

Conveniently located within the greenery surrounding Osaka Castle, the recently opened Cool Japan …

Amusement Parks Entertainment Music

2019.04.15

Take A Walk Through The Cherry Blossoms

For only one week every year, the Japan Mint opens its cherry blossom walkway to the public. With …

Must See hanami Nature/Parks

2019.04.09

See It All On The Amphibious Osaka Duck Tour!!!

On land and from the water, the Osaka Duck Tour offers many great views of the city. And with it …

Activities Cruise hanami Nature/Parks Outdoor Tours

2019.04.02

A Day In Cosplay Heaven

Nippombashi Street Festa (aka Nipponbashi Street Fair) is Japan's largest cosplay event, and we …

Entertainment Local events Photo spot Pop culture

2019.03.11

Winter Scenes From Abeno Harukas

It’s still cold outside and the air is clear, so we took a trip to the top of Abeno Harukas for …

Entertainment llumination Tours Japanese cuisine

2019.02.15

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