9 upcoming events
Kasuga Wakamiya On-Matsuri

Kasuga Wakamiya On-Matsuri

Dec 15th - Dec 18th

Traditional performing arts can be enjoyed at this annual festival held since the 12th century.

Nara, Kasuga Taisha Free
Yamayaki Festival

Yamayaki Festival

Sunday - Jan 26th

For over 250 years, people have gathered at the base of Mt. Wakakusa in Nara on the fourth Saturday in January to watch the mountain..

Nara 2 Free
Oni Fest on Mt. Yoshino, Nara

Oni Fest on Mt. Yoshino, Nara

Feb 2nd - Feb 3rd

Embrace your demons on Yoshinoyama! The locals of this mountain welcome oni (demons) into their houses and inns ever since mountain..

Nara, Yoshinoyama, Yoshino,.. Free
Setsubun Mantoro

Setsubun Mantoro

Monday - Feb 3rd

At the Kasuga Taisha Shrine in Nara, more than 3,000 lanterns in the precincts are lit up.

Nara, Kasuga Taisha Free
Nyaramachi Neko Art Festival

Nyaramachi Neko Art Festival

Jun 1st - Jun 30th

Nyaramachi Neko Art Festival celebrates cats and cat-inspired artwork throughout June.

Nara, Naramachi 4 Free

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