Yabusame horse back archery and art tour!

Yabusame horseback archery and art tour!

Horse back archery and art

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I’m a National Government Licensed Guide Interpreter of English for 8 years.

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Culture day

Emperor Meiji

November 3 is Culture Day, a national holiday.

It’s a birthday of emperor Meiji.

Many cultural events will be held throughout Japan.

Here at Meiji Jingu Shrine, tanka poetry contests, tea ceremonies, bugaku, Noh, kyogen, and traditional Japanese music will be held from around October 23.

Martial arts demonstrations


On November 3, martial arts demonstrations can be seen in the western corridor of Meiji Shrine.

The martial arts include karate, aikido, iaido, naginata, stick fighting, and kobudo.

Yabusame , Japanese horse back archery


Yabusame (horseback archery), in which participants shoot targets from horseback, will also be demonstrated.

Design festa

Design festa

Afterwards, you will visit the Design Festa in Uraharajuku, the fashion mecca for young people.

It’s where you will be able to see the works of young artists and have them explained to you by their creators.

Why don’t you come and enjoy Japanese traditional culture and the cutting edge culture together for one day in autumn?

Time: November 3, 12:00-16:00
Place: Omotesando ticket gate of JR Harajuku Station

Participation fee: 2000 yen

12:00JR Harajuku Station Omotesando ticket gate
12:30View the precincts of Meiji Shrine
13:00Yabusame archery, demonstration of 50-60 Japanese martial arts groups including kobudo and more.
14:00Takeshita street, fashion mecca for young people

Takeshita street

14:15Togo Shrine, a tranquil Japanese garden

Togo shrine

15:00Design Festa, art by young artists
16:00Rest at a café and disband

Let’s enjoy traditional and modern Japan at the same time!

I’m Nobu, one heart enjoy together!!!

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