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Tanabata at Kodai-ji

Tanabata at Kodai-ji

Cathy Cawood

Colorful display of decorated bamboo branches in the carpark of Kodai-ji in Kyoto to celebrate the festival of Tanabata. The handmade..

Kyoto, Kōdaiji Temple Jul 6th - Jul 7th 2 Free
The 5th Tatsushige no Kai - Dojoji

The 5th Tatsushige no Kai - Dojoji

Sleiman Azizi

The Kongo school of Noh will be staging a one-off performance of the play Dojoji by actor Tatsushige Udaka at the Kongo Noh Theatre..

Kyoto, Kongo Noh Theatre Sunday - Jul 14th 2 ¥4,000
Gion Matsuri

Gion Matsuri

Jessica Lin

Gion Matsuri is Kyoto’s largest festival which takes place throughout the month of July by the Yasaka Shrine.

Kyoto, Downtown Kyoto Jul 1st - Jul 31st Free
Gion's Hassaku, Kyoto

Gion's Hassaku, Kyoto

Julian Bohler

The first of August is a very special day in Kyoto’s Gion neighbourhood. Named after a term which designates the first day of ..

Kyoto Thursday - Aug 1st Free
Miyagawacho Beer Garden

Miyagawacho Beer Garden

Yuko Hagihara

The Miyagawacho Beer Garden is a rare occasion where you can enjoy beer, daily specialities served by neighboring restaurants, and..

Kyoto, Miyagawacho Jul 15th - Aug 31st 1 ¥5,000
Kemari Hajime in Kyoto

Kemari Hajime in Kyoto

Gloria Ticconi

Kemari Hajime in Kyoto: a traditional New Year event at Shimogamo Shrine, where men in period costume play an ancient traditional..

Kyoto, Shimogamo Shrine,.. Saturday - Jan 4th Free

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