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Nagoya-City Samurai & Ninja Festival 2022

Date : 11/20/2022

  • Samurai & Ninja Festival 2022

See, Touch, Feel, Battle. An Experiential Event That's Fun for the Whole Family.

An event of martial history military entertainment, befitting of Aichi, the Home of the Samurai. Enjoy the whole universe of samurai and ninjas while playing and experiencing what life was like in the Sengoku, or Warring States, period. This autumn, round up the family and march, onward to Odaka Ryokuchi Greens!

Aichi Prefecture is the Home of the Samurai, where countless important samurai of the Sengoku period were born, including the three utterly famous Heroes of Japan's Toitsu Unification: Nobunaga, Hideyoshi and Ieyasu! At this "Homeland of the Samurai," the Samurai & Ninja Festival 2022 will be a great event themed on all things Samurai, where kids can dress as Ninjas at the "Narikiri" Experience, watch thrilling live fire matchlock demonstrations, enjoy live stages of ninja and samurai teams from all over the country and much more. A whole day of guaranteed fun for the whole family!

Event Contents

■Stage Events
Astounding martial acrobatics and thematic dance choreography in a beautiful performance by the samurai and ninja groups from across the country. Lots of entertainment also with the collaborative stages showing the association of characters that will give wings to the imagination!

■Field Event
•Hinawaju Matchlock Live Fire Show
Live fire performance show of Hinawaju matchlock arquebuses demonstrating a variety of types of weapons that both instigate the curiosity for these historic relics and make the soul tremble with their deafening blasts!

■Samurai & Ninja Experience Program
Dive into the ninja world by experiencing many elements of the ninja culture! Wildly popular among the smaller kids, these attractions make their way to Odaka Greens!

■Online Program
Programs such as online broadcasts of Ninja School stage performances and behind-the-scenes with ninja groups will be held this year.

■Other Attractions
•Old Battlefield Quiz Rally
•Sword Documents Exhibit Booth
•Aichi Prefecture Tourism PR Booths
•Samurai & Ninja Groups PR Booths
•Samurai & Sengoku Merchandise and Goods

*: Program contents are subject to change.
*: This event will operate with appropriate infection prevention measures in place.
*: When at the event, please maintain distance from others, wear a mask, wash your hands, and cooperate with other infection prevention measures in addition to using the COVID-19 Contact Confirming Application (COCOA).
*: Please refrain from attending if you are feeling unwell and have a cough or other symptoms.

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  • Multipurpose toilet
  • Souvenirs
Date : November 20 (Sunday), 2022
*: Held even in light rain. Cancelled in the case of inclement weather.
Holding time : 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Place : Wakakusayama Hiroba, inside Odaka Ryokuchi Greens Park
Location : 〒459-8001
1-1 Takayama, Odaka-cho, Midori-Ward, Nagoya-City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
(Odaka Ryokuchi Greens Park)
Fee : Admission free of charge
Parking : Unavailable
*: Guests are kindly requested to refrain from entering the park by car, and to use public transportation as best as possible, as there are no parking facilities, including paid ones, in the areas adjacent to the venue.
Restrooms : Available
Phone number : 052-962-2233
Samurai & Ninja Festival 2022 Secretariat
Weekdays from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

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  • Access by public transport
    Access by public transport
    From Nagoya Station, either:
    -Take the Meitetsu Nagoya Line bound for Chiryu/Toyohashi, alight at Sakyoyama Station and walk 5 min., or;
    -Take the JR Tokaido Main Line bound for Obu/Toyohashi, alight at Minami-Odaka Station and walk 30 min.

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