Introducing Japanese Culture Events

Introducing Japanese Culture Events

We are once again hosting more events that highlight unique aspects of Japanese culture for travelers from overseas to deepen their understanding of Japan and encourage them to visit us again.

Schedule

Terminal 2

Areas Outside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Bonsai Exhibition

Date

Bonsai Exhibition:9 to 23 May, Performance:13 & 20 May 3:00 p.m to 6:00 p.m.

A bonsai exhibition will be held with the cooperation of the Nippon
Bonsai Association. With the approach of early summer, we present five exhibitions that will display the beauty of the fresh greenery of the
season.
These exhibitions will come to life on May 13th and 20th when visitors to the airport can watch the careful art of bonsai.


Terminal 2

Kamikiri traditional paper craftperformance

Date

Photospot:16 to 26 May, Kamikiri traditional paper craftperformance:25 to 26 May ①11:00 a.m., ②2:00 p.m., ③4:00 p.m.

This is a demonstration of kamikiri, traditional Japanese paper craft
using just a sheet of paper and scissors to cut out a landscape scenery and animal figures. A photo area has also been set aside for souvenir photos with the works created. On May 25 and 26, the famous kamikiri artisan, “Hasamiya Kamitaro”, will give a skilled performance in the traditional paper craft.


Terminal 1

Areas Outside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Iris Decoration Boat Exhibition

An Iris flower float will be on display with the cooperation of Katori City government to coincide with the Suigo Sawara Iris Festival held in Katori City, Chiba Prefecture in June. The display of real irises and a small pole-pushed boat known as a sappabune adorns the departure lobby.


Terminal 1

Areas Inside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Japanese Culture Experience Corner

Once again, airport users will be able to experience Japanese culture and take souvenir photographs in the popular corner of the passenger terminal.
May will feature dressing in samurai armor, the very popular hands-on Ukiyo-e printing to take home as a souvenir as well as dressing in kimono.

Dates & times Event Details
May 1-9 14:00-18:00 Dress in samurai armor
May 10-21 14:00-18:00 Ukiyo-e printing
May 22-28 14:00-18:00 Kimono wearing
May 29-31 14:00-18:00 Dress in samurai armor

Terminal 2

Areas Inside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Japanese Culture Experience Corner

Once again, airport users will be able to experience Japanese culture and take souvenir photographs in the popular corner of the passenger terminal.
May will feature dressing in samurai armor, the very popular hands-on Ukiyo-e printing to take home as a souvenir as well as dressing in kimono.

Dates & times Event Details
May 1- 7, 14:00-18:00 Ukiyo-e printing
May 8- 13, 14:00-18:00 Kimono wearing
May 14-23 14:00-18:00 Dress in samurai armor
May 24-25, 13:30-16:00 Kimono wearing
May 26-31, 14:00-18:00 Ukiyo-e printing

Terminal 2

Areas Outside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Japanese Classical Dance Performances

Date

June 2 ①2:00 p.m., ②3:30 p.m., ③5:00 p.m.

Performances of Nihon Buyo, a classical Japanese dance, will be staged in association with the Chiba branch of the Japanese Classical Dance Association.
The June program will showcase performances of the early summer period, with a program theme of Iris flowers, the Tanabata Star Festival and ocean waves.


Terminal 2

Areas Outside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Nishimonai Bon Dance

The Nishimonai Bon Dance is one of the top three Bon dance performances in Japan and has its roots in ancient times in the town of Ugo in Akita Prefecture. A unique costume designed to hide the face is worn and comprises a black hood and veil and a semi-circular headpiece of woven straw. The audience can enjoy the originality of this dance which is unique from any other dance performance.


Terminal 1

Areas Outside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Ikebana Terminal Decorations

Date

June 13-23

Following on from the success of the event last year, Ikebana will once again be on display in the passenger terminals, courtesy of the Sogetsu School of Flower Arrangement. Experience this traditional art of Japan with two dynamic displays towering approximately 5 meters into the air.


Terminal 2

Areas Outside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Ikebana Terminal Decorations

Date

June 13-23

Following on from the success of the event last year, Ikebana will once again be on display in the passenger terminals, courtesy of the Sogetsu School of Flower Arrangement. Experience this traditional art of Japan with two dynamic displays towering approximately 5 meters into the air.


Terminal 1

Areas Inside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Japanese Culture Experience Corner

Once again, airport users will be able to experience Japanese culture and take souvenir photographs in the popular corner of the passenger terminal.
June will feature opportunities to try on a samurai armor, make Chigiri-e collages of colored paper, create Ukiyo-e prints, dress in yukata (light kimono) and take part in a Japanese tea ceremony. Events are held every day in the departure area after the security check and passport control.

Dates & times Event Details
June 1-6 14:00-18:00 Samurai armor dress-up
June 7-8 14:00-18:00 Chigiri-e colored paper collages
June 9-21 14:00-18:00 Ukiyo-e printing
June 22-28 14:00-18:00 Dress in yukata (light kimono)
June 29-30 14:00-18:00 Ukiyo-e printing

Terminal 2

Areas Inside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Japanese Culture Experience Corner

Once again, airport users will be able to experience Japanese culture and take souvenir photographs in the popular corner of the passenger terminal.
June will feature opportunities to try on a samurai armor, make Chigiri-e collages of colored paper, create Ukiyo-e prints, dress in yukata (light kimono) and take part in a Japanese tea ceremony. Events are held every day in the departure area after the security check and passport control.

Dates & times Event Details
June 1-7 14:00-18:00 Ukiyo-e printing
June 8-14 14:00-18:00 Dress in yukata (light kimono)
June 15-21 14:00-18:00 Ukiyo-e printing
June 22-23 13:30-16:00 Japanese tea ceremony
June 24-30 14:00-18:00 Ukiyo-e printing