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

Terminal 2

Terminal 3

Areas Outside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Using central themes such as Japanese culture and also the symbol in Japan for an auspicious start to the New Year, the Takarabune (treasure ship carrying the Seven Gods of Good Luck), Narita Airport conveys its wishes for good fortune to the world.
The staff at the information counters will also be dressed in colorful kimono on New Year's Day.


Terminal 1

Terminal 2

Areas Outside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Beautiful Japanese Winter - Fun New Year Activities -

Location

Walk by : Terminal 1(4th Floor Departure area)& Terminal 2(3rd Floor Departure area)

Activities : 3rd Floor South Around 【20】 Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co., Ltd. ,Terminal 2

Date

January 1 to 10 and 12 and 13

The Lion Dance is a traditional New Year feature in Japan. The lion will dance around the terminal offering prayers for the safety and health of our customers. The public can request souvenir photos or place their head in the jaws of the lion which is said to be a gesture of respect to the lion which will bring good fortune.
There will be games such as Fukuwarai in the event space areas set aside for fun New Year activities and customers can also be photographed wearing different types of traditional wear.

■ Walk by: January 1 to 3 and 12 and 13
 【Terminal1】①1:00 p.m.  ②2:30 p.m.
 【Terminal2】③4:30 p.m.
■ Activities: January 4 to 10
 【Terminal2】1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.


Terminal 2

Areas Outside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Cultural Journey Around the 4 Regional Cities - Wazuma Magic in Narita -

This is a performance of the ancient art of Wazuma magic handed down through generations from the Edo period. The performer, Kyoko, who has perfected her own unique style of magic tricks, will wear traditional kimono and entertain with an unforgettable performance.
① 3:00 p.m. ② 4:30 p.m.


Terminal 1

Areas Inside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Traditional Japanese Culture Experience Corner

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 Ukiyo-e printing, origami, dressing in kimono robes, Try on Samurai armor as well as ninja costumes for children, Ema decorating, Calligraphy, Japanese paper doll and kite making.
Events are held every day in the departure area after the security check and passport control.
This will be a first experience for some. Paint a picture on the wooden tablet and then write your wish on it. Participants can take their tablets home as fond memory of Japan.

Dates & times Event Details
1 to 6 January   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ■ Try on samurai armor as well as ninja costumes for children
7 to 11 January   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ■ Ema decorating
12 to 14 January   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ■ Origami making experience
15 to 21 January   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ■ Ukiyo-e printing
22 to 28 January   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ■ Kimono dress-up
29 to 31 January   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ■ Try on samurai armor as well as ninja costumes for children

Terminal 2

Areas Inside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Traditional Japanese Culture Experience Corner

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 Ukiyo-e printing, origami, dressing in kimono robes, Try on Samurai armor as well as ninja costumes for children, Ema decorating, Calligraphy, Japanese paper doll and kite making.
Events are held every day in the departure area after the security check and passport control.
This will be a first experience for some. Paint a picture on the wooden tablet and then write your wish on it. Participants can take their tablets home as fond memory of Japan.

Dates & times Event Details
1 to 4 January   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ■ Ukiyo-e printing
5 to 7 January   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ■ Origami experience workshop
8 to 12 January   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ■ Kimono dress-up
13 to 22 January   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ■ Try on samurai armor as well as ninja costumes for children
23 to 27 January   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ■ Ema decorating
28 to 29 January   1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ■ Calligraphy, Japanese paper doll and kite making
30 to 31 January   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ■ Ukiyo-e printing

Terminal 1

Terminal 2

Areas Outside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Pop Up Performances of "Renjishi"

Date

5 to 9 February ①1:00 p.m. ②2:30 p.m. ③4:30 p.m.

"Renjishi" (Pride of Lions) is a popular Kabuki play.
The strict father lion (white mane) and his cub (red mane) will perform brilliant dances around the passenger terminals. Take a photo as a great memento of Japan.
A great opportunity to enjoy at close quarters the highlight of the Kabuki play when the lion and his cub swing their manes violently in the "Keburi" (mane shaking) dance.

■Parade
【Terminal1】①1:00 p.m.  ②2:30 p.m.
【Terminal2】③4:30 p.m.


Terminal 1

Areas Outside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Kimono Exhibition

An exhibition of kimono obis tied in styles that resemble various flowers.
As well as featuring obi in floral styles such as peach blossoms, cherry blossoms and tangerine flowers, the exhibition will display life-size Imperial figures decoratively clad in kimono , hanging dolls made from obi material as well as dolls resembling ladies musicians of the Imperial court as expressions of the Doll Festival, one of the 5 seasonal festivals in Japan.


Terminal 1

Areas Inside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Traditional Japanese Culture Experience Corner

Airport users will be able to experience Japanese culture and take souvenir photographs in this popular corner of the passenger terminal.
February will feature the very popular hands-on Ukiyo-e printing, origami, dressing in kimono robes, Try on Samurai armor as well as ninja costumes for children.
Events are held every day in the departure area after the security check and passport control.

Dates & times Event Details
1 to 6 February   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ■ Try on samurai armor as well as ninja costumes for children
7 to 9 February   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ■ Origami making experience
10 to 21 February   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ■ Ukiyo-e printing
22 to 28 February   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ■ Kimono dress-up

Terminal 2

Areas Inside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Traditional Japanese Culture Experience Corner

Airport users will be able to experience Japanese culture and take souvenir photographs in this popular corner of the passenger terminal.
February will feature the very popular hands-on Ukiyo-e printing, origami, dressing in kimono robes, Try on Samurai armor as well as ninja costumes for children.
Events are held every day in the departure area after the security check and passport control.

Dates & times Event Details
1 to 4 February   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ■ Ukiyo-e printing
5 to 7 February   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ■ Origami experience workshop
8 to 14 February   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ■ Kimono dress-up
15 to 24 February   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ■ Try on samurai armor as well as ninja costumes for children
25 to 26 February   1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ■ Kimono dress-up
27 to 28 February   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ■ Ukiyo-e printing