Kanagawa prefecture is home to many festivals and temple fairs at which you can experience traditional Japanese culture year-round. Taking part in local events like the Bon dance and carrying portable mikoshi shrines is a way to engage with the community and experience Japanese culture more up close. Whether you want to stand on the sidelines and spectate or jump right in and participate, there is something for everyone. So, what are you waiting for? Why not experience the charms of a Japanese festival?