|Please note that this is the Narutopedia's article on the Academy student from Konohagakure. If you are looking for the article on the genin from Sunagakure then you should head to Matsuri.|
|Anime||Naruto Episode #56|
|Appears in||Anime and Manga|
She has black hair, which is done into an unusual style, in which she wears a headband. She wears normal casual clothes.
Chūnin Exam Arc
Iruka Umino takes Matsuri and her class to an outdoor lecture beneath the Hokage Monument to discuss the Hokage. The Third Hokage visits them there and encourages the children to protect those they care about. Matsuri asks if there is anyone that he cares about enough to protect, to which he replies that he would fight for "everyone in the village".
Invasion of Konoha Arc
She and her class are later evacuated to behind the Hokage Monument during the invasion of Konoha.
Pre-Shippūden Anime Filler Arcs
In the anime, she appears seeing off the Sand Siblings with Shikamaru Nara and some other students to thank them for teaching at the Academy for a short period of time. She appears again, going on a training mission with Hinata Hyūga to Mount Takurami. When a big storm emerged, the team was lucky enough to have a tent, protecting them from the heavy rain.
Shinobi World War Arc
She and all the other genin in the village were all called by Konohamaru to get them to face the upcoming threat. Meanwhile, she and the other genin are attack by Sumo Wrestlers. She and the genin celebrates the victory of the defeated Sumo Wrestlers.
- Matsuri's name can mean festival (祭) or Arabian jasmine (茉莉).
- She makes a cameo appearance in an omake of Naruto: Shippūden episode 73.
- ↑ First Databook, page 140