Mid Nov 2022
We are unable to confirm details for this event. The scheduling is estimated and subject to change.

Open-air market held on the day of the tori (rooster) during November—a tradition that has continued since the Edo period. The roosters is one of the 12 animals on the Zodiac and so occurs every 12 days, meaning that on any given year there are 2-3 market days. The Asakusa tori no ichi held at Chokokuji Temple and the nearby Otori Shrine in Asakusa is Tokyo’s most famous, but the one held at Hanazono Shrine in Shinjuku is also highly recommended, especially for its wall of lanterns. This year the market will be held 3 times in November: 1st, 13th, and 25th.

Location « Google Maps »
Disclaimer
Upcoming Events

Kyu-Furukawa Rose Festival

Apr 29Jun 30
Annual rose festival at Kyu-Furukawa Gardens with about 100 varieties of flowers coming into bloom. The western-style mansion…

Shonan Hiratsuka Tanabata Festival

Early Jul 2022
The Shonan Hiratsuka Tanabata Festival began in the post-war years and is known for the colourful decorations that…

Hachioji Summer Market

Early Jul 2022
Hachioji Summer Market takes place along the Nishihoshasen U-Road (西放射線ユーロード) commercial street that runs northwest from the North…

Hotel Chinzanso Firefly Fantasy

May 20Jul 3
Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo is a first rate hotel in Bunkyo Ward with a large, beautiful Japanese garden. While…