Japan: Japanese Festivals



Have a conversation with your tutor using the questions below as starting points. It's okay not to do all 10 questions. Go where the conversation takes you!

  • Do you have a favorite festival?

  • Have you ever participated in a festival?

  • What are your favorite festival foods?

  • Other than food, do you buy anything at festivals?

  • Do you prefer to go to festivals alone or with others?

  • What’s your favorite thing about festivals?

  • What do you dislike about festivals?

  • Do you know any strange festivals?

  • What’s the farthest you’ve ever traveled to go to a festival?

  • Do you prefer small, local festivals or big festivals?