On 28th September, HIM Emperor Akihito and HIM Empress Michiko attended the opening ceremony of National Sports Festival 2013 in Tokyo.
During the festival, Imperial Family watched several games during the festival.
29th September, HIH Princess Kiko and HIH Princess Mako of Akishinonomiya watched volleyball match and Naginata (long-handled sword) match.
On 30th September, HIH Princess Hisako of Takamadonomiya watched Rugby match.
On 3rd October, HIH Prince Masahito and HIH Princess Hanako of Hitachinomiya watched Weight Lifting.
On 5th October, HIM Emperor Akihito and HIM Empress Michiko watched Handball match.
On 7th October, HIM Emperor Akihito and HIM Empress Michiko watched Boxing match.
In addition, HIH Prince Fumihito of Akishinonomiya watched basketball match, HIH Princess Hisako of Takamadonomiya watched Soccer match, HIH Princess Akiko of Mikasanomiya watched Fencing match and HIH Princess Yoko of Mikasanomiya watched Kendo match and so on.
On 8th October, HIH Prince Fumihito and HIH Princess Kiko of Akishinonomiya attended the closing ceremony of National Sports Festival 2013.