Mountain Day in Japan
Mountain Day in Japan is held 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.”. This event in the second decade of the month august is annual.
Nagasaki Memorial Day in Japan on August 9 (Nagasaki Peace Park is a park located in Nagasaki, Japan, commemorating the atomic bombing of the city on August 9, 1945 during World War II);
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)