Calendar

2019

January

  • [sumo] New Year’s Tournament (Tokyo)
  • [literature] Akutagawa and Naoki Prizes
  • [tennis] Australian Open

February

  • [American football] Superbowl
  • [fashion] Fashion Week
  • [film] Berlin Film Festival
  • [music] Grammy Awards

March

  • [film] Japan Academy Awards
  • [horology] BaselWorld
  • [sumo] Spring Tournament (Osaka)
  • [film] Academy Awards

April

  • [literature] Pulitzer Prize
  • [golf] US Masters

May

  • [sumo] Summer Tournament (Tokyo)
  • [film] Cannes Film Festival
  • [golf] PGA Championship
  • [tennis] French Open
  • [ice hockey] Stanley Cup
  • [cricket] 2019 World Cup

June

  • [technology] WWDC
  • [theatre] Tony Awards
  • [golf] US Open

July

  • [golf] British Open
  • [literature] Akutagawa and Naoki Prizes
  • [tennis] Wimbledon
  • [sumo] Nagoya Tournament

August

  • [literature] Hugo Award
  • [tennis] US Open
  • [film] Venice Film Festival
  • [music] MTV Video Music Awards
  • [cricket] The Ashes
  • [rugby] Bledisloe Cup/Rugby Championship

September

  • [film] Toronto International Film Festival
  • [technology] Apple Special Event
  • [television] Emmy Awards
  • [fashion] Fashion Week
  • [sumo] Autumn Tournament (Tokyo)
  • [rugby] 2019 World Cup

October

  • [literature] Man Booker Prize
  • [literature] Nobel Prize
  • [music] American Music Awards
  • [film] Tokyo International Film Festival
  • [baseball] Japan Series
  • [baseball] World Series

November

  • [sumo] Kyushu Tournament

December

  • [football] FIFA Club World Cup

 

Note: events prefixed with a year are non-annual events.


Non-annual events

  • 2020 [sport] Tokyo Summer Olympics
  • 2021 [baseball] World Baseball Classic
  • 2022 [sport] Beijing Winter Olympics; [sport] Asian Games
  • 2025 [expo] Osaka/Kansai Expo