20 upcoming events
Kyoto Higashiyama Lantern Street

Kyoto Higashiyama Lantern Street

Mar 6th - Mar 15th

Kyoto Higashiyama Flower Lantern Festival: Gorgeous and mysterious views of Kiyomizu Temple looming in the dark.

Kyoto, Kiyomizu-dera Temple.. Free
Plum Blossom at Jonan-gu in Kyoto

Plum Blossom at Jonan-gu in Kyoto

Feb 18th - Mar 22nd

Jonangu in Fushimi, Kyoto is a Heian era Shinto shrine with a camellia and plum blossom festival in February and March

Kyoto, Jonangu Shrine 1 Free
Sakura Light-up, Gion Shirakawa

Sakura Light-up, Gion Shirakawa

Mar 29th - Apr 7th

Gion Shirakawa’s spring illumination: Viewing cherry blossoms at night! Enjoy the pink petals and magic of the night atmospher..

Kyoto, Gion-Shirakawa Free
Miyako Odori

Miyako Odori

Apr 1st - Apr 30th

The Miyako Odori performance in Minamiza theatre in Kyoto hass a long history and involves the best geiko and maiko of Kyoto. The..

Kyoto, Minamiza Theatre,.. 11 ¥4,000
Yabusame Shinji

Yabusame Shinji

Sunday - May 3rd

Every year in early May. witness the Yabusame Shinji at Shimogamo shrine, where Japanese mounted archers fire arrows at enemy targets...

Kyoto, Shimogamo Shrine Free
Aoi Matsuri Festival

Aoi Matsuri Festival

Friday - May 15th

The Aoi Matsuri is one of the oldest and most celebrated festivals in Japan. So much so, the word “Matsuri” originally referre..

Kyoto, Shimogawa Shrine Free
Firefly Viewing in Uji

Firefly Viewing in Uji

May 26th - Jun 10th

From late May to mid-June, Uji City Botanical Park near Kyoto plays host to fireflies, delighting young and old alike. A short..

Kyoto, Uji City Botanical.. 7 Free

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