Named after the Wakamiya Shrine in Kasuga-Taisha Shrine Complex, Kasuga Wakamiya On-Matsuri is held annually since the 12th century. This festival is with authentic costumes and rich traditions. This Festival was originally celebrate to pray for good health and rich harvest.
** If you can only go to see it on one day, aim for December 17, as it’s the main day of the event.
|Event Date||December 15 to 18, 2021|
|Venue||Wakamiya-jinja Shrine, Kasuga-Taisha (Nara)|
|Access||5 min. walk from Kasuga Taisha Honden bus terminal|
*All event details are subject to change. We will keep you posted for any necessary changes.