The Nagoya Festival is held annually on the third Saturday and Sunday of October. The main attraction is a parade, lead by Nagoya’s 3 most famous historical figures and feudal lords; Nobunaga Oda, Hideyoshi Toyotomi, and Ieyasu Tokugawa, of 700 mounted soldiers, foot soldiers, entertainers, and dancers. Besides the parade, there are various events including dancing and concerts performed all around the city of Nagoya. Sunday is the best day to see the parade.
Nagoya Festival 2017
- Saturday, October 21 and Sunday, October 22
- Annually on the third Saturday and Sunday of October
- 052-972-7611 (Nagoya Festival Promotion Association)