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)

Japanese Culture Collaboration

Concept photo of Japanese Culture Collaboration event

Once again this year, the students of Narita International High School will hold an event that highlights some of the culture of Japan.
Airport customers will be able to experience and enjoy Japanese culture through calligraphy, a workshop on kifuda (wooden tablets) on which they can write a character or letter to take home, and a tea-tasting tea ceremony.


Terminal 1

Terminal 2

Areas Outside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Roving Karate Exhibitions

Date

25 July to 3 August

Concept photo of Roving Karate Exhibitions event

In the second of our “COLORFUL NIPPON - at Narita International Airport - " series, practicing karate exponents will give demonstrations around the passenger terminals.
They will perform rarely seen "kata" and demonstrations, highlighting the martial art that originated in Okinawa.
Customers at the airport can have a photo taken with the karate experts.

■Roving Karate Exhibitions
 Terminal 1 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
 Terminal 2 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

Popular events are held each day on the airside after outbound passport control where airport users can experience Japanese culture and take photos of the event.
Events in July will include making origami, Ukiyo-e printing, yukata (festival wear) dress up, as well as calligraphy, Japanese paper (washi ) doll making and kite making, bonseki (the art of creating miniature sand and stone landscaping in a tray), and mizuhiki accessory making.
Bonseki is being offered for the first time as a trial and provides airport customers with the opportunity to experience traditional Japanese art.

Event schedule
Event Details Dates & times
■ Ukiyo-e printing1 to 7 July   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
13 to 21 July   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
31 July   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m
■ Mizuhiki making8 to 10 July   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Bonseki making11 and 12 July   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Yukata dress-up22 to 28 July   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Origami experience workshop29 and 30 July   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

Popular events are held each day on the airside after outbound passport control where airport users can experience Japanese culture and take photos of the event.
Events in July will include making origami, Ukiyo-e printing, yukata (festival wear) dress up, as well as calligraphy, Japanese paper (washi ) doll making and kite making, bonseki (the art of creating miniature sand and stone landscaping in a tray), and mizuhiki accessory making.
Bonseki is being offered for the first time as a trial and provides airport customers with the opportunity to experience traditional Japanese art.

Event schedule
Event Details Dates & times
■ Ukiyo-e printing1 to 7 July   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
15 to 26 July   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
31 July   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Yukata dress-up8 to 14 July   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Origami experience workshop27 and 28 July   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Calligraphy and Japanese paper doll and kite making29 and 30 July   1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Terminal 1

Terminal 2

Areas Outside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Narita Airport Summer Festival

Date

21 to 23 August ①1:00 p.m. ②2:30 p.m. ③4:30 p.m.

Concept photo of Narita Airport Summer Festival event

This summer, "Haneto" from the Nebuta Festival in Aomori will perform to festival music around the passenger terminals.
Airport customers will be able to sample the summer festival atmosphere with performances that will include an original Narita Airport Bon dance.
Why not join in and create a summer memory??
* Haneto means the traditional dancers at the Nebuta Festival.

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


Terminal 1

Areas Outside Passport Control (Outgoing)

Floral "Mikoshi" (Portable Shrine) Decorated in Obis

Concept photo of Floral

An exhibition will be held featuring kimono obis tied in styles that resemble various flowers.
The exhibition will consist of a floral "mikoshi" adorned with 13 different types of kimono obi tied in styles that resemble various flowers as well as traditional yukata and hanten wear recreating an atmosphere of a summer festival.
Take a photo in the very colorful area as a travel memory.


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.
August will feature the very popular hands-on Origami experience workshop, Ukiyo-e printing, Yukata dress-up, as well as calligraphy, Japanese paper (washi ) doll making and kite 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 8 August   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
11 to 21 August   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
29 to 31 August   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Origami experience workshop9 and 10 August   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Yukata dress-up22 to 28 August   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.
August will feature the very popular hands-on Origami experience workshop, Ukiyo-e printing, Yukata dress-up, as well as calligraphy, Japanese paper (washi ) doll making and kite 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 7 August   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
17 to 25 August   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
28 to 31 August   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Yukata dress-up8 to 14 August   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Origami experience workshop15 and 16 August   2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
■ Calligraphy and Japanese paper doll and kite making26 and 27 August   1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.