One of the big festivals held in Kyoto, Jidai Matsuri (Festival of Ages).
Jidai Matsuri is a festival of Heian Shrine and the main point is a large parade with over 1000 years of Kyoto history.
About 2000 people (for 2 km) dress up beautiful historical costumes with traditional crafts and elegant music from each period.
They walk from Kyoto Gosho (Kyoto Imperial Place) to Heian Shrine.
There are many festivals in Japan.
Why don’t you visit?