Each year, there are events held in the magnificent nature of Kamikochi.
This year’s lineup is listed below and includes festivals, ceremonies, music festivals, and field trips.
(As event dates are set, this page will be updated.)
Events Listing for 2016
AprAnnual Kamikochi Route Opening FestivalLocation: Kappa Bridge
Date: April 27
Start Time: 10:50 a.m.
May - JulKamikochi Walk RallyEnjoy sightseeing in Kamikochi during the beautiful spring season while gathering stamps from key locations including:
Sakamaki, Nakanoyu, Taisho Pond, Bus Terminal, Weston Relief, Myojin, Tokusawa, and Yokoo
Date: May 9 to July 8
JunAnnual Weston Memorial FestivalThis memorial event features Walter Weston, who widely introduces the beauty of Kamikochi to the world.
Date: June 4 & 5
Start Time: 10:00 a.m.
- June 4 (Sat): Depart for Tokugo Pass
- June 5 (Sun): Festival at Weston Relief
AugThe first Annual “Mountain Day” CeremonyLocation: Kappa Bridge
Date: August 11
Learn more about the event here.
OctHotaka Shrine Boat FestivalLocation: Myojin Pond
Date: October 8
Start Time: 11:00 a.m.
OctKamikochi Closing CeremonyLocation: Kappa Bridge
Date: October 15
Start Time: 11:30 a.m.