Nihombashi all year round  Seasonal events in Nihombashi

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  • Nihombashi cherry blossom festivals
  • Nihombashi all year round
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  • Cruises of Nihombashi
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Nihombashi has many well-known cherry blossom destinations, like Edo Sakura-dori and Hamamachi-ryokudo streets, and hosts various events during sakura season each year. Enjoy one or all of these elegant functions that are both urban and traditional.

Nihombashi all year round

Nihombashi epitomizes spring in Tokyo and the three other seasons, too. Experience the diverse facets of Nihombashi through traditional functions as well as events incorporating the latest technology.

Nihombashi Art Aquarium 2016

The artistic world of dancing goldfish

The underwater art exhibition showcases some 5,000 goldfish against effects such as lighting, video, music, and aroma. Art Aquarium unveils creative productions and countless new works each year. Don’t miss its offerings in 2016.

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Eco Edo Nihombashi

The summer cool felt with all five senses

The event organized each summer under the theme “Edo Cool” offers numerous events for guests to enjoy in a yukata gown. From yukata dressing lessons to cruises in the cool of the night in boats decorated with goldfish-shaped paper lanterns, all events are designed to suit the setting of Nihombashi.

Dates Mid July–mid September, 2016
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Nihombashi-Kyobashi Festival

Traditional dances from across Japan

The festival has been organized each October for more than 40 years since 1973. Some 2,000 performers of traditional Japanese dance, fife and drum corps, and more parade through Chuo-dori, the main street of Nihombashi, and liven up the crowd with music and dance.

  • Traditional dances from across Japan
    * Image from the 2014 festival
  • The highlight of a 2,000-member parade
    * Image from the 2014 festival
Dates October each year * For details, visit the website.
Contact information 03-3561-7348 (Nihombashi-Kyobashi Festival Executive Committee; Japanese only)
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