The Festival of the Ages
The foundation history
The Festival of the Ages focuses on showing the best of folkcraft technology which Kyoto cultivated by festival of Heian-jingu Shrine performed on October 22 (postponement in case of rain till the first fine day) as Japanese capital for 1,000 remainders year as moving history manners and customs picture scroll inside and out every year. Therefore, there is the characteristic in place that is "genuine article" that one one of apparel and the ritualistic implements to use for each historic agent was manufactured based on close historical verisimilitude research.

With working flute of loyalism corps, drumbeat color in the lead, line for about 2,000 people, about 2 kilos sails up in the Enryaku era times built Heiankyo sequentially, and it is festival to represent Kyoto as history and one of the's three biggest festivals of traditional capital, Kyoto
Revolution loyalism file
When retainer of the Shogunate resisted in the case of the Meiji Restoration in the Tohoku district, volunteer of country Kitakuwada-gun mountainous country village (the present, the Ukyo-ku Kyoto north) of Tamba organizes mountainous country corps and imitated preparations for a journey that the Imperial army participated in at the time, and wears Yoshitsune hakama in sansaihaneori (sansaihaori) and puts on headband or red hair (shaguma) to batter, head of tight sleeve of a kimono below and wears gaiter, tabi, straw sandals and wears sword and is figure which took gun. In addition, we show transition period to military organization in modern times including place where we soak epaulet and express rank.

In this mountainous country unit, the Festival of the Ages began; this village volunteer served more at first, but god of the south school district succeeds from 1921, and serve by current name.