Annual events

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Annual events



Events in spring

"Yuki-no-Otani"Snow Wall Walk 2016
Snow lovers will surely enjoy walking by the natural and impressive 20 meter-high snow walls.

Open/ From April 16th to mid June every year
For more details, please contact below.
Time (Expected)
*Weekday 10:00~15:15 (admission until 15:00)
*Weekend and holiday 9:30~15:15 (admission until 15:00)
(We may change time of starting and ending, and shorten the course depending on situation.)
Place/ “Yuki-no-Otani” snow wall (toward Murodo)

Planning and Operations/ Executive Committee of “Yuki-no-otani” snow wall walk Tel:076-431-3331

Konchu Okoku (Insect Kingdom) Tateyama Spring Festival

You may experience nature in the Spring Festival by participating in a variety of activities, such as digging up beetle larvas for free!

Open / Mid April
Place/ Konchu Okoku Tateyama

Organizer / Tateyama Shizen Fureai Kan
Exhibition for Beetles

At Konchu Okoku (Insect Kingdom) Tateyama, Takeyama Shizen Fureai Kan, Exhibition for Beetles is held.
Open/ From late July to late August
Place/ Konchu Okoku Tateyama Exhibition room Dome

Organizer / Tateyama Shizen Fureai Kan


Events in summer

First day of climbing Tateyama in summer "Tateyama and Syomyo Falls Festival"

This event is to pray for the safetyof the climbers and tourists who visit Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route and Shomyo Falls, the tallest waterfalls in Japan.

At the same time, you can enjoy many events like traditional Tateyama Gongen-Drum performance, dance performance by local nursery school children, etc

Open / Usually on July 1st
Place/ Tateyama station square

Organizer/ Executive Committee of First day of climbing Tateyama “Tateyama and Syomyo Falls Festival” Tel:076-462-1001
Beetle Festival in Konchu Okoku (Insect Kingdom) Tateyama

In the museum, a beetle & stag beetle Exhibition is held. In addition, there are some outdoor activities such as catching fish with hands.

Open/On July 19, 2015 (Sun.) 10:00 ~ 15:00
Place/ The area around Konchu Okoku Tateyama

Organizer / Tateyama Shizen Fureai Kan


Tateyama Festival

Several performances such as the “Tateyama dance contest”, “Yosakoi dance performance”, “Tateyama’s 100 Selections performing arts”, and “Amateur Band performance” will be held at the venue with a night market.

Open/ Late July
Place/ In front of Commerce and Industry Hall

Organizer / Executive Committee of Tateyama Festival  

Annual Ceremony in Tateyama-choujou-minehonsya

It is a ceremony to pray for summer climbing and success in business.
Open / Usually on July 25
Place/ Top of Mount Tateyama, Minehonsya Yuniwa

Organizer / Oyama-jinja Shrine
Tateyama Dondon festival

Held at Green Park Yoshimine, we have some stage shows, raffle drawings, gourmet booths and trampoline dome of the mascot of Tateyama town, called Raiji. At the end of the festival, we have a 1,000 fireworks show.

Open / Late August
Place/ Tateyama Green Park Yoshimine

Organizer / Youth Leagues of Tateyama Funahashi Commerce and industry association, Smile Tateyama


Events in autumn


Held once every three years, blindfolded women in white Kimono (Japanese traditional dress) cross the bridge. The bridge that they are crossing is covered with a white cloth path.

Open/ September 2017 (planned)
Place/ Ashikuraji in Tateyama town, Tateyama Museum

Organizer / Executive Committee of Nunobashi-kanjoue
Higashidani Agricultural Fair

This is an Agricultural Fair that sells a variety of fruits and vegetables such as Koshihikari unpolished rice and the local specialty which is pear juice named “La France Straight Juice”.

Open/ Late in November
Place/ Tateyama Town Genki Kouryu Station

Organizer/ Tateyama Shizen Fureai Kan


Events in winter

Toyama Nabe Jiman Contest

Toyama’s best 16 dishes are gathered in a contest at Green Park Yoshimine. In addition, we have live performances by local talents, Japanese drums concerts and sleigh rides for children.

Open/ Late January
Place/ Green Park Yoshimine

Organizer / Executive Committee of Toyama nabejiman Contest