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Culture in Niigata

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Murakami Machiya Doll Tour 2025

Murakami Machiya Doll Tour 2025

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The annual Murakami Machiya Doll Tour involves traditional hina dolls on display at equally historic venues–machiya are tradi...

Niigata
Gosen Knit Fes 2024

Gosen Knit Fes 2024

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Running for almost a decade now, the Gosen Knit Fes celebrates this woolly art form in various ways. The entire town takes pa...

Niigata
Niigata Soh Odori 2024

Niigata Soh Odori 2024

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The Niigata Soh Odori is the largest dance-based festival on the Sea of Japan coastline, and it draws in hundreds of thousand...

Niigata
Nagaoka Flower Fair 2024

Nagaoka Flower Fair 2024

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Running for over 30 years now, the Nagaoka Flower Fair presents the opportunity to enjoy a wide variety of seasonal springtim...

Niigata
Kajikawachisui Memorial Park

Kajikawachisui Memorial Park

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For those living in or visiting Niigata Prefecture during sakura season, one of the region's best spots to explore is the Kaj...

Niigata
 Ikedaya in Niigata

Ikedaya in Niigata

Gaurav Raja Dahal

Used during the Edo period as the alternate residence for the Damiyo’s ministers, the rooms inside this historical inn contai...

Niigata
Ime Shrine

Ime Shrine

Gaurav Raja Dahal

This shrine enshrines 3 main deities: Uke Mochi no Kami: The goddess of food, Ame no Uzume no Mikoto: The goddess of dawn, mi...

Niigata