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Harajuku’s Meiji Jingu Shrine – Coming of Age Day

Coming of Age Day is held on the second Monday of January each year. It’s a special event to congratulate all Japanese teens who have reached the age of majority, which is 20 in Japan, over the past year. Harajuku’s Meiji Jingu Shrine is one of the most popular places to...

Shibuya – Halloween

Shibuya is the city of youth and fashion. During Halloween Shibuya is even more lively than usual. Lots of students and young adults get dressed up in all kind of Halloween costumes and will merrily walk around Shibuya. This is not an official event or parade, but they dress up...

Kawasaki Halloween Parade

Kawasaki Halloween Parade is the biggest Halloween parade in Japan with more than 3.000 attendees dressed up in the most amazing costumes! Besides the usual creepy witch and zombie costumes, you’ll find cute Red Riding Hood, Spiderman, Mario as well – pretty much anything goes. The cosplayers will dance and...