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Introducing Japanese Culture Events
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Introducing Japanese Culture

In fiscal 2015, we will continue to hold new and popular events to introduce some of the unique aspects of Japanese culture to customers from overseas to deepen their understanding of Japan and foster their desire to visit again.
The program for June will include the Japanese June bride event featuring a bride and groom wearing Japanese wedding attire, an exhibition of bonkei which are traditional works reproducing scenic spots in Japan on a tray, as well as an origami making workshop, a concert by musicians dressed in traditional costume and other events under the theme of traditional Japan.

Location

Terminal 1
Terminal 2

Schedule

Terminal 1, All Areas After Passport Control

These events are only available to passengers on international services.

  • Weekdays from May 18 (Mon) - 29 (Fri)Oiran Show at Narita Airport
    [Times]
    ①14:00 - ②15:00 - ③16:00 -

    Oiran, will make an appearance at Narita Airport dressed in her magnificent costume. She will be greeting customers wearing high-platform wooden sandals with three supports and performing her distinctive "outward figure of eight" walk. This is a rare opportunity to admire the oiran's exquisite elegance.

Terminal 1, All Areas Before Passport Control

  • Weekdays from May 11 (Mon) - 29 (Fri)SAMURAI Off to Battle
    [Times]
    ①12:00 - ②13:10 - ③15:00 - ④16:30 -

    Samurai , regarded as a symbol of traditional Japan, will be going off to battle here at Narita Airport clad in their suits of armor.This will be the second time for this event, but this time, non-passenger customers will also be able to enjoy the performance as it will be held in the public area.
    Please enjoy a close-up view of their impressive and formidable appearance.

South Wing, 4th Floor, In Front of Tully's Coffee

  • May 1 (Fri), 4 (Mon), 6(Wed)KOTO☆LIVE - Sounds of Japanese Wa -
    [Times]
    ①15:00 - ②16:00 - ③17:00 -

    A koto concert will be held, featuring this well-known traditional Japanese musical instrument.
    The mini koto classes afford customers from both home and abroad a chance to enjoy Japanese culture in a casual setting.

Terminal 2 All Areas After Passport Control

These events are only available to passengers on international services.

  • May 1 (Fri), 7 (Thu), 8(Fri), 11(Mon)- 15(Fri)Rickshaw Ride!
    [Times]
    13:00~ 17:00

    Rickshaws often seen at tourist spots across Japan will also be dashing through Narita Airport! Customers will be able to enjoy a ride on this traditional Japanese vehicle and tour around NARITA SKY LOUNGE WA, a new facility which will open on April 24. A traditional Japanese area will be set up by the rickshaw stop for customers wishing to take photos.

Terminal 2 All Areas After Passport Control

These events are only available to passengers on international services.

  • May 11 (Mon) - 15 (Fri), May 18(Mon)- 22(Fri)Traditional Japanese Culture Workshops
    - Experience traditional Japanese culture! -

    A popular workshop where the traveler can experience Japanese tradition.
    In May, customers can experience making ukiyoe prints and lessons on wearing a kimono. Customers can take their handiwork home as a fond memory of Japan.

    Dates & times
    /Event Details
    May 11(Mon),12(Tue)
    May 18(Mon)~20(Wed)
    Ukiyoe coloring
    15:00 - 18:30
    May 13(Wed)~15(Fri)
    Kimono wearing
    14:00 - 17:00
    May 21(Thu)·22(Fri)
    Tea ceremony
    13:30 - 16:00

Terminal 2 Before Passport Control 3rd Floor, South End Waiting Area, “SKYRIUM”

  • Mon, Wed, Fri from May 8 (Fri) - 29 (Fri)KOTO☆LIVE - Sounds of Japanese Wa -
    [Times]
    ①15:00 - ②16:00 - ③17:00 -

    A koto concert will be held, featuring this well-known traditional Japanese musical instrument.
    The mini koto classes afford customers from both home and abroad a chance to enjoy Japanese culture in a casual setting.

Terminal 1 After Passport Control  All Areas After Passport Control

These events are only available to passengers on international services.

  • Weekdays from June 8 (Mon) - 30 (Tue)Japanese June Bride
    [Times]
    ①14:00 - ②15:00 - ③16:00 -

    In June, a popular wedding season in many countries, a bride and groom wearing Japanese wedding attire will be making appearances at the airport.
    The bride dressed in her fabulous white robe decorated with colorful flower patterns will be sharing her happiness as she makes stops to have her photo taken with airport guests.

Terminal 1, All Areas Before Passport Control

  • June 1 (Mon) - 5 (Fri)SAMURAI Off to Battle
    [Times]
    ①12:00 - ②13:10 - ③15:00 - ④16:30 -

    Samurai , regarded as a symbol of traditional Japan, will be going off to battle here at Narita Airport clad in their suits of armor.This will be the second time for this event, but this time, non-passenger customers will also be able to enjoy the performance as it will be held in the public area.
    Please enjoy a close-up view of their impressive and formidable appearance.

Terminal 2 All Areas After Passport Control

These events are only available to passengers on international services.

  • June 2 (Tue) - 5 (Fri), June 8(Mon) - 12(Fri)Traditional Japanese Culture Workshops
    - Experience traditional Japanese culture! -

    A popular workshop where the traveler can experience Japanese tradition.
    In June, customers experience making origami and kokeshi dolls. Customers can take their handiwork home as a fond memory of Japan.

    Dates & times
    /Event Details
    June 2(Tue),3(Wed)
    Origami making
    14:00 - 17:30
    June 4(Thu),5(Fri)
    June 8(Mon)~12(Fri)
    Kokeshi making
    15:00 - 18:30
  • June 15 (Mon) - 30 (Tue)Narita Airport Special Bonkei Exhibition - A Selection of 30 Magnificent Japanese Landscapes
    [Times]
    All day

    Bonkei is a traditional technique of reproducing natural landscapes and scenery three-dimensionally on a tray, with a history dating back some 1,400 years.
    By incorporating the law of perspective, these works create a sense depth as if you are looking at actual landscapes. Customers are invited to have a close look at these delicate representations of magnificent Japanese scenery.

Terminal 2 Before Passport Control 3rd Floor, South End Waiting Area, “SKYRIUM”

  • Mon, Wed, Fri from June 1 (Mon) - 29 (Mon)KOTO☆LIVE - Sounds of Japanese Wa -
    [Times]
    ①15:00 - ②16:00 - ③17:00 -

    KOTO LIVE, another popular event among visitors from abroad comprising live koto performances and lessons, will be held in different locations. Enjoy the beautiful sounds of Japanese Wa.

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