Obon in the east in Japan
Obon in the east in Japan is held on August 13. Celebrated until August 15. This event in the second decade of the month august is annual.
Bon Festival or Awa Dance Festival in Japan on August 15 (阿波踊り observances: Tokushima Prefecture);
End-of-war Memorial Day in Japan on August 15 (when the National Memorial Service for War Dead is held);
Gozan no Okuribi on August 16 (Kyoto, Japan);