Iiyama's Nanohana Festival
In late April and early May, a golden carpet of flowers covers the countryside of Iiyama.
The Sanada Jumangoku Festival
History lovers parade through the streets of Matsushiro in the bright red garb of the Sanada clan.
Golden Week Events in Nagano, Big and Small
Nagano’s biggest Golden Week Attractions, as well as some off-the-beaten-path suggestions
Come out to Nagano to Make the Most of Summer in Japan with these 10 Tips
The summer vacation season is one of the busiest in Japan, and Nagano Prefecture is a prime destination. Here are 10 suggestions for the best ways to enjoy Nagano’s summer: