Events & Festivals in 2020

The below list was the 2020 schedules. The 2021 schedules will be posted when they become available.

Events & Festivals in 2020

Event schedules are subject to change at discretion of event organizers. Other events may be scheduled during 2020.  For more information, Contact Sado Tourist Information Office at 0259-27-5000  or write e-mail to:

a) Location
b) Attractions


13-14 Sanno Matsuri (Cancelled.)

15 Shimbo Matsuri

10-24 Cherry Blossom Light-up

27 Suwa Jinja Shrine Reitaisai (Cancelled.)


2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 KODO Sado Island Performances in Shukunegi (Cancelled.)

5 Minato Matsuri (Cancelled.) 

16 Suwa-sando Open Market (Cancelled.)

17 Sponichi Sado Long Ride 210 (Cancelled.)

24 Ondeko dotcom (Onidaiko Festival) (Cancelled.)


5-6 (The dates are pushed back to October 9 and 10) Yoi-no-mai Dance Parade

14 Sado Kanzo (yellow-day-lilies)  Matsuri Festival (Cancelled.)

15 Hamochi Matsuri Festival (Cancelled.)

15-16 Ryotsu Matsuri Festival (Cancelled.)

21 Sado Ogi Tarai bune & Sazae Matsuri Festival (Cancelled.)


25-26 Kozan Matsuri Festival (Cancelled.)


2 Akadomari Minato Matsuri Festival (Cancelled.)

7-8 Ryotsu Tanabata Matsuri Festival (Cancelled.)

11 Sado-no-bon Festival (Cancelled.)

21, 23, 24 Earth Celebration 2020 (Event will be held online.)

29-30 Anju-tenjin Matsuri Festival (Cancelled.)

29-30 Ogi Minato Matsuri Festival (Cancelled.)



9-10 (New!) Yoi-no-mai Dance Parade (Will be held at Sado Bugyosho only)

11 Onidaiko in Niibo & Flea Markets (Cancelled.)

19 Aikawa Festival (Cancelled.)


3 Ryotsu Flea Market (Cancelled.)