On Friday, October 30, 2015, Their Imperial Highnesses Crown Prince Naruhito and Crown Princess Masako of Japan visited the Kagoshima Aquarium in Kagoshima, Japan.

Tomorrow, the imperial couple will attend the 30th Annual National Cultural Festival (NCF) opening ceremony.  Held under the theme, Riding the Kuroshio Wave of Cultural Restoration, the NCF is the “…largest cultural event in Japan, where arts and culture organizations and enthusiasts from around the country gather to engage in cultural activities, performances, and interaction with one another…” according to the official website for the National Cultural Festival.