Sep 12, 2013

Candle Light Festival in Miyajima

                Date: From Sep 13th to Sep 16th
                Place:Daishoin Temple
                Phone:0829-44-0111(Daishoin Temple)
                Access:20min walk from ferry landing(in Miyajima)
                No admission fee is required.

This festival dedicates candle light to the repose of souls and world peace. 

There is also a sutra recitation and a concert performance!


Sep 7, 2013

Sep 6th ~16th Hiroshima Oktoberfest!!!

Event:Hiroshima Oktoberfest
Date:September 6, 2013 to September 16, 2013
Cost:¥1000 glass deposit plus price of beer
Grounds of Former Hiroshima Municipal Baseball Stadium
5-44 Motomachi, Naka-ku, Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken, 730-0011, Japan
The old baseball stadium site is being put to good use
while the powers that be decide exactly how the space will
be underused. For two weeks anyway – a range of German
beers and some local favorites, with food too.
  1. Free entry
  2. Pay ¥1000 glass deposit plus the price of your first beer
  3. Pay as you go, refilling your gas
  4. Return your glass unharmed and get your ¥1000 back
As you might expect, the beers aren’t cheap. You can
now see the line up of beers and prices on the festival
website here.

Sep 2, 2013

Sep 8th Senda Wasshoi Matsuri Flea Market

Event:Senda Wasshoi Matsuri Flea Market
Date:September 8, 2013 7:00 am to 15:00pm
Place:Higashi senda machi Park
Address:1-1 Senda-machi, Naka-ku, Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken, Japan
Relatively large flea market in Higashi Senda-machi Park
next to the old Hiroshima University building. There are
also food stalls and live bands performing on a little stage,
which help to give the event quite a lively atmosphere.
Postponed until September 23 in the event of heavy rain.

It take around 15 minutes by bicycle from J-Hoppers Hiroshima GH to the park.
If it is good weather ,why don't you explore in city??