Jun – Jul

The below list was the 2020 schedules. The 2021 schedules will be posted when they become available.
Due to the Novel Coronavirus (COVIT-19) precautionary measures, a number of tourist attractions and business activities are temporarily closed, and festive events will be cancelled. Status changes day by day. Please contact about more updates to Sado Tourist Association 0259-27-5000 or write to info@visitsado.com

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: info@visitsado.com

a) Location
b) Attractions

Yoi-no-mai Dance Parade (June 5-6)

a) Kyomachi (Aikawa area)
b) Folkdance parades in Kyomachi Street where old vestiges remain.

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

a) Ono-game
b) Onidaiko, folksongs, Karaoke competitions and other festive attractions held on a background of allies of yellow-day-lilies. Also

Hamochi Matsuri Festival (June 15) (Cancelled.)

a) Sugawara Shrine, Kusakari Shirne and the Hamochi vicinity.
b) Tsuburo-sashi, large-lion-costume dances, onidaiko and more. Noh play is presented at the Kusakari Shrine in the

Ryotsu Matsuri Fstival (June 15-16) (Cancelled.)

a) Ryotsu Shopping Arcades
b) Tug-of-war competition, Onidaiko and Mikoshi (a portable shrine).

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

a) Ogi Minato Koen Open Space
b) Tarai-bune wooden tub boat racing and other local entertainment performances and attractions.

Kozan Matsuri Festival (July 25-26) (Cancelled.)

a) Aikawa Area
b) Parades, floats and other attractions.