The travelers, who happen to be in Kyoto this coming weekend (September 7th and 8th 2013) are very lucky, because… Kyoto City is going to have an annual event called Okazaki Red Carpet & World Food Festival this weekend.
Okazaki Red Carpet & World Food Festival consists of two main events; the performances (contemporary dance, brass band and so on) and World Food & Beer booths which include Japanese local food and beer brands (45 brands in total). The performance event is free. As for the World Food & Beer Festival, buying the food ticket is required.
Okazaki Red Carpet and World Food Festival is held on the street leading to Heian Jingu Shrine. The nearest station to the venue is Higashiyama station on Subway Tozai Line.