Christmas season is coming!

Posted on 2018.12.01 in Events

This big Christmas tree is set up in the main entrance hall of Shinmai Media Garden. There will be a Christmas Market held in front of the building this weekend. …

Falconry Show at Matsumoto Castle

Posted on 2018.11.19 in Events

Last Sunday, Matsumoto Castle held a traditional falconry show in the Honmaru Garden. The event took place last year as well. The show was performed by Suwa Falconry Preservation Society. …

Events this weekend

Posted on 2018.10.20 in Events

The wholesale market festival (Oct.21) The annual event open to the public in Oct. At this market, you'll find the freshest and highest-quality produce, including vegetables, fruits, fish, nuts, flower …

Live Country-Western Street Music

Posted on 2018.10.18 in Events

Enjoy a live street performance of country music in the downtown Matsumoto. From October 17 to 21, country-western singer Broom Duster KAN will be putting on live shows in the …

What's up in Mastumoto? (Oct. 13–14)

Posted on 2018.10.12 in Events

① Asama Onsen Torch Festival (Oct. 13) Asama Onsen Torch Festival is a very exciting and spectacular parade of burning straw torches through narrow streets. The participants carry the giant torches …