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 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)