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10 upcoming events
The 72nd Annual Exhibition of Shoso-in Treasures

The 72nd Annual Exhibition of Shoso-in Treasures

Oct 24th - Nov 9th

The Shoso-in is the treasure house of Nara's famous Todai-ji Temple, and The 72nd Annual Exhibition of Shoso-in Treasures exhibition..

Nara, Nara National Museum.. 4 ¥2,000
Kasuga Wakamiya On-Matsuri

Kasuga Wakamiya On-Matsuri

Mid Dec

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

Nara, Kasuga Taisha 1 Free
Yamayaki Festival

Yamayaki Festival

Monday - Jan 25th

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
Setsubun Mantoro

Setsubun Mantoro

Early Feb

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

Nara, Kasuga Taisha 1 Free
Oni Fest on Mt. Yoshino, Nara

Oni Fest on Mt. Yoshino, Nara

Mid Jan - Mid Feb

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
Nyaramachi Neko Art Festival

Nyaramachi Neko Art Festival

Early - Late Jun

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

Nara, Naramachi 4 Free

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