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Events Information

Nakafuku Festival

In addition to featuring hand painting, balloon art and magic tricks, at this festival you can also buy delicious coffee, independently produced items and local products from the Sanriku region. This festival is fun for people of all ages, from children to adults.

Date and times: 11/24 (Sat.), 13:00 – 16:00

Venue: Naka Ward Health and Welfare Center Nakafuku (Sangyo Boeki Center Building 4th floor)

Inquiries: Naka Ward Council of Social WelfareTEL045-681-6664

A fun workshop courtesy of puppet theater group "Hitomi-za"

Honmoku Sancho Park Dog Festa 2018

The annual dog timed race (50 meters), K9 games teaching good manners so that dogs and humans can live happily together, and dog/master joint evacuation drills will be held.
  Please be sure to come and participate! There will also be free consultations by veterinarians and a dog cafe.

Date & Time: November 17 (Sat) & 18 (Sun), from 10:00 to 16:00 (to be canceled in case of inclement weather)

 Place: Sancho Park Square (ride municipal bus from JR Negishi Station or Sakuragicho Station, get off at the Wadayamaguchi bus stop)
 Inquiries: Honmoku Sancho Park Office Tel: 045-622-2766

Negishi Forest Park Get-together with Horses 2018

During this event, you can experience many things, such as petting goats and horses, riding a merry-go-round, climbing trees, and yoga sessions. Spend a pleasant autumn day in Negishi Forest Park having your photo taken with an American fire truck and participating in a stamp rally.
Date: 11/11 (Sun.)
Venue: Negishi Forest Park (take a City Bus and get off at "Asahidai")
Inquiries: Negishi Forest ParkTEL045-641-9185

Honmoku City Park Autumn Festival

Featuring a variety of food stands, workshops, bazaars, and other attractions. At this festival, you can experience the joys of Honmoku' s culinary delights along with hands-on experience of making things.
Date and times: 11/3 (national holiday), 10:00 – 15:00
Venue: Honmoku City Park
Inquiries: Honmoku City Park Management Center Tel: 045-623-8747 

Bashamichi Festival

The regular events Bashamichi Marche and Bashamichi Art Festa will be held during this festival period. The final day will feature a rickshaw test ride event, live street music performances and Mono no Hajime Stamp Rally. Ladies wearing period costume from the late 19th century will be out and about around town, thus recreating the atmosphere of civilization and enlightenment in Yokohama at the time.

▸Yokohama Gaslight Festival
 [10/31 (Wed.)] On the first day of this festival, an event will be held to commemorate the day that the first gaslight in Japan came on. In addition to live street music performances (17:00–) and a gaslight lighting ceremony (17:30–), you can enjoy a stamp rally that will make you see gaslights in a whole new light.

Dates and times: 10/31 (Wed.) – 11/3 (national holiday)

Inquiries: Bashamichi Shopping Avenue Cooperative Association TEL 045-641-4068


 Institution List

Yokohama Convention and Visitors Bureau

Sankeien (Japanese Graden)


Kanagawa Museum 

Training Ship NIPPON Maru

ICJC (The International Center for Japanese Culture)

Yokohama Nigiwai-za (Japanese cultural theater)

Yokohama Archives of History

Museum of Yokohama Urban History(Japanese)

Yokohama Museum of EurAsian Culture(Japanese)


Yamate Residence

Yokohama Marine Tower

JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency)