National Anthem Japan - Kimi Ga Yo
National Anthem Japan - Kimi Ga Yo is held on August 12. This event in the second decade of the month august is annual.
Similar holidays and events
Mountain Day in Japan on August 11 (山の日 - The legislation states that the holiday is to provide “opportunities to get familiar with mountains and appreciate blessings from mountains.”);
Obon in the east in Japan on August 13 (celebrated until August 15);
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)