Habuki Kimono Academy – Japanese Festival
All nationalities are welcome at the Habuki Kyoto Kimono Academy’s Japanese festival. Visitors can enjoy fantastic demonstrations of stunning kimono and geisha dressing as well as exciting dance and shamisen performances. Take the obi knot challenge and see if you have what it takes to get your yukata ready for the summer festivals! Delicious Japanese sweets will also be on offer alongside a tea ceremony demonstration for your first matcha experience. Check the website for full details and advance registration.
The Habuki Kyoto Kimono Academy have an ongoing project, promoting traditional Japanese culture exchange to foreign visitors and are currently recruiting new cultural ambassadors and volunteers. If you’re passional about Japanese culture and would like to be involved you can find information for applying here.