Feel Japan! Nagano Expo at Nagano Station (Sunday, Feb. 5th)

January 30th, 2017

Local students perform a calligraphy show during last year’s event.

On, Sunday, February 5th, The Feel Japan! Nagano Expo 2017 offers visitors a chance to interact with traditional Japanese culture as soon as they arrive at Nagano station. Visitors can try their hands at a variety of activities like making origami, creating traditional Japanese greeting cards, or trying on kimono or samurai armor.

A stage inside the station will host a Ninja show, dances, and traditional martial arts dispays. If you’re just arriving in Nagano, or hanging out in the city for a day, please stop on by and Feel Japan!

Performance Schedule

Sunday, February 5th, 2017
12:00 to 15:00

12:00 Event Opening
12:05~12:50 Ninja Performance*
13:00~13:30 “Daimon Odori” Dancing Performance*
13:40~13:50 “Kacchu-gun” Armored Guard Performance
14:00~14:45 Martial Arts Display*
15:00 Closing

*The latter half of these performances are workshops where volunteers can try these activities for themselves.