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Narita Drum Festival

Japan surrounded by the drumbeat that Mt. Narita is heroic's leading drum festival

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From April 14, 2018 to April 15, 2018

A holding place: Naritasan Shinshoji Temple Omoto Domae, special stage in front of the Narita Yamadai main hall of a Buddhist temple, the Naritasan Omotesando Street outskirts

The Narita Drum Festival becoming the 30th at this time is held on the stage of Naritasan Shinshoji Temple and the Naritasan Omotesando Street whole area for two days by approximately 50 groups which gathered from each places of the whole country, sum of ability group drum players of the total number approximately 1,500 (the total of participation number of people).
I increase in commemoration of exposition, the Narita International Airport opening of a port 40th anniversary and the Narita Drum Festival holding 30th particularly this time in an average year in Mt. Narita open basis 1080, and it is held grandly.

The Narita Drum Festival is holding of the rainy weather schedule on Sunday, April 15.
The Narita Drum Festival on Sunday, April 15 is held in a rainy weather schedule for a rainy day.
For bad weather with the wind, a former rainy weather schedule is modified more.
A request for 1,000 bloom drum: Cancellation
An approach to a shrine stage: I reduce in two places, and a stage point is held.
A drum parade: Cancellation

About the rainy weather schedule, it is announced in Narita Drum Festival formula HP (External link).

Narita Drum Festival highlight introduction

The Narita Drum Festival is a festival of the Japan gathering the thing audiences more than 200,000 average years's leading drum. The atmosphere of the spring time is shaken, and the roaring sound of the echoing drum and a performance full of the dynamism are developed by overwhelming force by physical depth. The thought of the people who pray to sound, and to heap up a festival more, and to succeed of the powerful drum which the performers who gathered from the whole country ring. Power of all is gathered, and the group where is northeastern than 2012 is invited from the thought that a part of stricken area reconstruction aid wants to be taken on, and the offers of the contribution are performed. The Narita Drum Festival gives spirit and courage to people by the sound of the powerful drum and holds it with a wish to want to have new hope.

Saturday, April 14, 15th Sunday 10:00 - Naritasan Shinshoji Temple Omoto Domae

Request for 1,000 bloom drum

The gorgeous beginning of the Narita drum. Approximately 800 performers gather in front of the Narita Yamadai main hall of a Buddhist temple and ring a drum all at once.

In addition, 1,000 wish bloom drums by the striking trick of 1,080 people are carried out in commemoration of exposition this time on Saturday on 14th in Mt. Narita open basis 1080.

Special stage on Saturday, April 14 at 17:00 in front of - Narita Yamadai main hall of a Buddhist temple

Mt. Narita night of 1000 scene

On the stage of a special stage in front of the Narita Yamadai main hall of a Buddhist temple, it is a special performance developed in the atmosphere that is mysterious and profound.

Of the drum entertainment group "hand drum child" representing Japan in commemoration of exposition in particular this time in Mt. Narita open basis 1080 is invited, and the stage is performed at the special night once in ten years.

Sunday, April 15 15:00 - Naritasan Shinshoji Temple Omotesando (in front of Omotesando entrance - Narita main gate of a Buddhist temple)

Drum parade

The perfectly delightful drum parade which gives glory to the finale of the drum festival. Both a performer and the audience swell together.

Saturday, April 14, 15th Sunday

Approach to a shrine stage

Each team develops a performance and the performance that were full of the spirit on eight stages established in Naritasan Omotesando Street.

JR East Hanasaki-cho stage

Kamimachi stage

Kamimachi second stage


Yakushido Hall stage

Nakacho stage

NAA outer gate stage


ANA みらい stage

Okuyama open space


  • News from Narita Drum Festival
  • About traffic regulation
    From 9:45 to 20:00 on Saturday, April 14 in front of JR Narita Station - Yakushido Hall - Narita main gate of a Buddhist temple (pan shop corner)
    From 9:45 to 17:30 on Sunday, April 15 in front of JR Narita Station - Yakushido Hall - Narita main gate of a Buddhist temple (pan shop corner)
  • It is (External link) about a Narita Drum Festival schedule


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Narita International Airport

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Naritasan Shinshoji Temple, Omotesando that is still full of worshipers in old days


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