The Nagoya Festival

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nagoya_festival_samuraiThe 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 650 mounted soldiers, foot soldiers, entertainers, and dancers.  Besides the parade, there are various events including dancing and concerts performed in Hisaya-Odori Park and all around the city of Nagoya.  Sunday is the best day to see the parade.

Nagoya Festival 2016

  • Saturday, October 15 and  Sunday, October 16 2016
  • Annually on the third Saturday and Sunday of October
  • 052-972-7611 (Nagoya Festival Promotion Association)

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