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 1

Areas Outside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Make your Own Calendar

Date

11 to 13 December 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Concept photo of Make your Own Calendar event

Select the Japanese scenery of your preference and this will be used on the green backdrop for your photo.
The scenery will appear on the backdrop when the photo is developed and will look like you are actually there. Place the calendar made with the photograph in a frame and take it home as a souvenir to remind you of Narita Airport in 2020.


Terminal 1

Terminal 2

Areas Outside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Stilt Performers

Date

16 to 25 December

Concept photo of Stilt Performers event

“COLORFUL NIPPON - at Narita International Airport - " This is the third event in this series in which stilt performers adorned from head to toe in LED lights will be found walking around the passenger terminals during the Christmas season.
Enjoy the juggling and dances, and have a photo taken with them.

【Terminal1 4th Floor】1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
【Terminal2 3rd Floor】3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Terminal 1

Areas Inside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Traditional Japanese Culture Experience Corner

Concept photo of Traditional Japanese Culture Experience Corner event

Airport users will be able to experience Japanese culture and take souvenir photographs in this popular corner of the passenger terminal.
December will feature the very popular hands-on Origami experience workshop, Ukiyo-e printing, Kimono dress-up, Samurai armor as well as ninja outfits for children, Calligraphy and Japanese paper doll and kite making, Mizuhiki making.
Events are held every day in the departure area after the security check and passport control.

Event schedule
Event Details Dates & times
■ Samurai armor as well as ninja outfits for children1 December   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
28 to 31 December   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Mizuhiki making2 to 6 December   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Origami experience7 to 9 December   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Ukiyo-e printing10 to 20 December   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Kimono dress-up21 to 27 December   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Terminal 2

Areas Inside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Traditional Japanese Culture Experience Corner

Concept photo of Traditional Japanese Culture Experience Corner event

Airport users will be able to experience Japanese culture and take souvenir photographs in this popular corner of the passenger terminal.
December will feature the very popular hands-on Origami experience workshop, Ukiyo-e printing, Kimono dress-up, Samurai armor as well as ninja outfits for children, Calligraphy and Japanese paper doll and kite making, Mizuhiki making.
Events are held every day in the departure area after the security check and passport control.

Event schedule
Event Details Dates & times
■ Ukiyo-e printing1 to 5 December   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
25 to 31 December   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Origami experience6 to 8 December   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Kimono dress-up9 to 15 December   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Samurai armor as well as ninja outfits for children16 to 22 December   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Calligraphy and Japanese paper doll and kite making23 and 24 December   1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Terminal 1

Terminal 2

Areas Outside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Lion Dance Parade

Date

1 to 3 January

Concept photo of Lion Dance Parade event

The lion dance is back for another year!!
Now an annual tradition, the lion dance will be parading through the terminal to pray for the health and safety of our customers in the new year.
Enjoy a commemorative photo or put your head in the lion’s mouth for good luck!Alongside the annual lion dance.

【Terminal1 4th Floor】①1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.   ②2:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
【Terminal2 3rd Floor】③4:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.


Terminal 1

Terminal 2

Areas Outside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Seven Gods of Fortune Cosplay Parade

Date

7 to 13 January

Concept photo of Seven Gods of Fortune Cosplay Parade event

Seven cosplayers will recreate the seven lucky gods who bring good fortune, offering chances for commemorative photos as they make their procession through the terminal.
Please enjoy this collaboration, bringing together the gods of fortune and cosplay, a part of pop culture that has grown into a symbol of Japan.

【Terminal1 4th Floor】1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
【Terminal2 3rd Floor】3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Terminal 2

Areas Outside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Narita Airport Shrine

Date

24 to 27 January

Concept photo of Narita Airport Shrine event

Visit the new Narita Airport Shrine and offer up a prayer in the Japanese way!
Try writing your wishes on a traditional Japanese ema (wooden votive tablet) to hang in the shrine, or enjoy a commemorative photo in front of the impressive giant torii gate.
We wish you all the best for the year ahead in 2020!


Terminal 1

Areas Inside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Traditional Japanese Culture Experience Corner

Concept photo of Traditional Japanese Culture Experience Corner event

Airport users will be able to experience Japanese culture and take souvenir photographs in this popular corner of the passenger terminal.
January will feature the very popular hands-on Origami experience workshop, Ukiyo-e printing, Kimono dress-up, Samurai armor as well as ninja outfits for children, Calligraphy and Japanese paper doll and kite making, Painting on Wooden Votive Tablets.
Events are held every day in the departure area after the security check and passport control.

Event schedule
Event Details Dates & times
■ Samurai armor as well as ninja outfits for children1 to 7 January   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
30 and 31 January   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Painting on Wooden Votive Tablets8 to 12 January   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Origami experience13 and 14 January   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Ukiyo-e printing15 to 21 January   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Kimono dress-up22 to 29 January   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Terminal 2

Areas Inside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Traditional Japanese Culture Experience Corner

Concept photo of Traditional Japanese Culture Experience Corner event

Airport users will be able to experience Japanese culture and take souvenir photographs in this popular corner of the passenger terminal.
January will feature the very popular hands-on Origami experience workshop, Ukiyo-e printing, Kimono dress-up, Samurai armor as well as ninja outfits for children, Calligraphy and Japanese paper doll and kite making, Painting on Wooden Votive Tablets.
Events are held every day in the departure area after the security check and passport control.

Event schedule
Event Details Dates & times
■ Ukiyo-e printing1 to 5 January   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
29 to 31 January   2:00p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Kimono dress-up6 to 11 January   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Samurai armor as well as ninja outfits for children12 to 19 January   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Painting on Wooden Votive Tablets20 to 24 January   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Origami experience25 and 26 January   2:00 p.m. to 600 p.m.
■ Calligraphy and Japanese paper doll and kite making27 and 28 January   2:00 p.m. to 16:00 p.m.