Celebrated in spring, the Heijokyo festival is a chance to travel back in time. Nara hosts a this three day event that recreates all events of life at the time with a visual spectacle celebrating its more than 1,300 years of history. With traditional ceremonies (re-enactments of imperial guards and a noble banquet), a lot of activities to participate in (children workshops), and a variety of different entertainment. There will also be food stalls and market open for the three day event.
|Event Date||May 3 to May 5, 2020|
|Event Schedule||10:30am – 4:30pm|
|Access||1.3 km from Yamato-Saidaiji Station|
1.6 km from Shin-Ōmiya Station
1.9 km from Heijō Station
*All event details are subject to change. We will keep you posted for any necessary changes.