Things to do / Traditional festivals

Kyoto: Gion Corner Toki Tokubetsu Koen

Winter Special Performance. The demonstration of several kinds of traditional Japanese entertainments and arts is staged. Admission is 3,150JPY (2,500JPY for foreign visitors until Feb. 29). For further information, call 075-561-1119 (in English).

Schedule & key events:
● every Friday, Saturday, Sunday and national holidays (except Dec. 29-Jan. 3)
from 6 p.m.: & 7 p.m.-

Location: Gion Corner (in Yasaka Kaikan), Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto

From JR Kyoto Sta., take municipal bus No. 100 or 206 to Gion Bus Stop (25 min.), and then walk 5 min.

Festival information compiled in cooperation with the Tourist Information Center of the Japan National Tourist Organization. (Shin-Tokyo Bldg. 1F, 3-3-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; (03) 3201-3331). Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily.