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Updated: May 16, 2019

Ueno Summer Festival (Natsu Matsuri) うえの夏まつり

Area around the Waterfront Music Hall (Suijo-Ongakudo), 2 Ueno-koen, Taito City, Tokyo
Mid July 2020 - Mid August 2020

This summer festival in Ueno takes place over five weeks and features a different event every day, from a toro-nagashi (paper-lantern floating) ceremony to ice-sculpture displays. About halfway around Shinobazu-no-ike Pond extends an antiques market, which always attracts a crowd. By the pond, you can take a break from the festivities by, perhaps, gazing at the lotus flowers and feeling the summer breeze. Additionally, why not enjoy some music and folk entertainment performances at the Waterfront Music Hall (Suijo-Ongakudo)?

How to Get There

  • Ueno Station | 5 min on foot
    JR lines
  • Ueno Station | 5 min on foot
    Keisei Line
  • Ueno Station | 5 min on foot
    Ginza Line | Hibiya Line



Opening Hours

  • See official website/local tourist information office.

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