Toyoake-City Okehazama Historical Battlefield Festival (Okehazama Kosenjo Matsuri)
Date : 06/01/2019, 06/02/2019
Pure historical entertainment! An impressive parade of figurants gorgeously characterized as samurai and soldiers, and a great samurai battle reenactment, among other interesting events!
In 1560, Oda Nobunaga and Imagawa Yoshimoto fought the important "Battle of Okehazama". Annually in June, the local townsfolk of Toyake-City hold the Okehazama Historical Battlefield Festival (Okehazama Kosenjo Matsuri). Although having originally started as a Memorial Ceremony for the Dead of War, nowadays it is a popular festival with lots of entertainment and interesting attractions, such as samurai parade which anyone can participate, Samurai Battle Reenactment, and where many historical fans gather.