January

       
Holiday on Jan              
 Public holiday 1 Jan
 
2nd Monday
Gan-jitsu (Gan-tan, Sho-gatsu)
(Actually Public holiday from 31 Dec to 3 Jan)
Seijin-no-hi (Coming-of-age day)
  31/ 1   5   10   15   20   25
Custom 1-3Sho-gatsu,Hatsu-moude
8-12 Toh-ka ebisu
Around 15 Don-do Yaki  
Traditional food Osechi ryo-ri (sho-gatsu)    
Traditional Festivals 3 Tama-seseri (Fukuoka)
6 Dezome-shiki(Fire-station)
10 Kaimon shinji (Hyo-go)
   
Events   12 or 13 Seijin-Shiki
17 Memorial Hanshin disaster(Hyo-go)
 
Sports Events 2,3 Hakone Ekiden(Tokyo-Hakone)
1 Tenno-hai Final(Soccer tournament)
High school soccer tournament (Tokyo)
Hana-zono (High school rugby: Osaka)
12-26 Hatsu-basyo(Oh-zumo, Tokyo)  
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Febuary

       
                       
 Public holiday 11 Feb Kenkoku-kinen-bi(National foundation day)
  31/ 1   5   10   15   20   25
Custom 3 Setsubun    
Traditional food Eho-maki (Setsubun)    
Traditional Festivals 3 Setsubun-sai(Mamemaki-events)
3 Man-toh-roh (Kasuga-taisya :Nara)
6 Somin-sai (Kokuseki-ji :Iwate)
   
Events 5-11 Sapporo Yuki-Matsuri 14 Japanese Valentine day
15 Kamakura matsuri (Yokote, Akita)
 
Sports Events   16 Oh-me marathon (Tokyo) 23 Tokyo Marathon
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March

       
             
 Public holiday 21 Mar(2014)
(19-22 in other year)
Shun-bun-no-hi(Vernal Equinox day)
 
  28/ 1   5   10   15   20   25
Custom 3 Hina-matsuri 18-24 Higan  
Traditional food Hishi-mochi, Hina-arare
(Hina-matsuri)
   
Traditional Festivals    
Events    
Sports Events J league (Pro soccer league) start "2nd Sunday- Haru-basyo(Osaka) Haru-no ko-shi en(Senbatsu)
(High-school baseball :Hyogo)
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April

       
             
 Public holiday 29 Apr Sho-wa-no-hi
  31/ 1   5   10   15   20   25
Custom Hanami  
Traditional food      
Traditional Festivals      
Events Sakura matsuri    
Sports Events Ko-shi en  (High-school baseball)
Proffesional baseball League start
   
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May

       
             
 Public holiday 3 May
4 May
5 May
Kenpo-kinen-bi ( )
Midori-no-hi (Green day)
Kodomo-no-hi (Children's day)
  30/ 1   5   10   15   20   25
Custom Tango-no-sekku  
Traditional food Chimaki (Tango)    
Traditional Festivals    
Events Hakata dontaku(Fukuoka) Sanja-matsuri  
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June

       
             
 Public holiday
  31/ 1   5   10   15   20   25
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July

       
             
 Public holiday 20 Jul Umi-no-hi(Day of sea)
  30/ 1   5   10   15   20   25
Custom    
Traditional food ()    
Traditional Festivals Bon-odori(Natsu-matsuri)
Events Fireworks festival
Sports Events     All star baseball game
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August

       
             
 Public holiday (13-16 Aug) Obon(Actually public holiday)
  31/ 1   5   10   15   20   25
Custom 6 Memorial Hiroshima
9 Memorial Nagasaki
13-16 Obon,Haka-mairi
15 Anniversary of end of Pacific War
 
Traditional food    
Traditional Festivals    
Events 6 Memorial Hiroshima
9 Memorial Nagasaki
15 Anniversary  
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September

       
             
 Public holiday
  31/ 1   5   10   15   20   25
Custom Hina-matsuri Don-do Yaki  
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October

       
             
 Public holiday
  31/ 1   5   10   15   20   25
Custom Hina-matsuri Don-do Yaki  
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November

       
             
 Public holiday
  31/ 1   5   10   15   20   25
Custom Hina-matsuri Don-do Yaki  
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December

       
             
 Public holiday 23 Dec Tenno Tanjo-bi
  30/ 1   5   10   15   20   25
Custom Hina-matsuri Don-do Yaki  
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