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Nagoya-City Nagoya Castle Winter Festival

Date : 12/31/2019 - 01/13/2020


  • Nagoya Castle Winter Festival
  • Nagoya Castle Winter Festival

Lots of events and attractions, starting with last year's widely popular New Year countdown event, Night Visitations at Hommaru Goten Palace, food booths and others.

Event Information

Countdown Live in Nagoya Castle!

◘Countdown Live at Nagoya Castle!
• Date: December 31st (Tuesday), 2019
• Time: 9:00 PM - 1:30 AM (gates close at 2:00 AM)
• Venue: Nishinomaru Special Stage
See performances by TEAM SHACHI, which debuted at Nagoya Castle, and Nagoya hip hop artists! Greet the new year at this special location!

Hommaru Goten Palace Special Nighttime Visitation

◘Hommaru Goten Palace Special Nighttime Visitation Hours
• Date: December 31st (Tuesday), 2019
• Time: 9:00 AM - 1:30 AM (last admission 1:00 AM)
• Venue: Hommaru Goten Palace
Visit Hommaru Goten during the countdown event! A rare chance to see the gorgeous reconstructed palace at night.

New Year First Nagoya Castle Opening

◘New Year First Nagoya Castle Opening
• Date: January 1st (Wednesday - holiday), 2020
• Time: From 8:55 AM
• Venue: Seimon Main Gate
Nagoya Castle in the year 2020, the start of a new year! Owari Manzai Imaeda Troupe, Nagoya Omotenashi Bushotai ®, and PRINCESS SAMURAI of JAPAN will usher in the new year in a lively gate opening event.

◘Celebratory Tabletop Chinese Zodiac Gift
• Date: January 1st (Wednesday - holiday), 2020
• Time: From 9:00 AM
• Venue: Seimon Main Gate and East Gate
A small decorative gift for the first 1,000 visitors to celebrate the Year of the Rat.

Kaya Tree [ Kinshachi Kamaboko ] Distribution

◘Kaya Tree [ Kinshachi Kamaboko ] Distribution
• Date: January 1st (Wednesday - holiday), 2020
• Time: 9:00 AM
• Venue: Nishinomaru (near the kaya tree)
A special “kinshachi kamaboko”fish cake made with nuts from the kaya tree will be distributed to the first 200 visitors. The nuts from this 600-year-old kaya tree are a sign of good luck and are presented together with a Nagoya “kamaboko” design.

◘Ninomaru Chatei - New Year Golden Tea Pot
• Date: January 2nd (Thursday) to 5th (Sunday), 2020
• Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
• Venue: Ninomaru Chatei Tea House
• Fee: 1 serving of matcha green tea from 540 yen.
Commemorative gift limited to the first 50 visitors each day.

Children's Stamp Rally [ Treasure Hunt in Nagoya Castle ]

◘New Year Food Village (Shachi Shokudo)
• Date: January 1st (Wednesday - holiday) - January 6th (Monday); 11th (Saturday) - 13th (Monday - holiday), 2020
• Time: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
• Venue: Nishinomaru

◘Let's Play Traditional Japanese New Year Games
• Date: January 1st (Wednesday - holiday) - January 5th (Sunday); 11th (Saturday) - 13th (Monday - holiday), 2020
• Time: 9:00 AM - 4:30 AM
• Venue: Nishinomaru

◘Children's Stamp Rally [ Treasure Hunt in Nagoya Castle ]
• Date: January 11th (Saturday) - 13th (Monday - holiday), 2020
• Time: 9:00 AM
• Venue: Reception at the Information Center
• Participation free of charge.
Collect the stamps spread around Nagoya Castle's premises and win a small gift!
Only for the first 1000 parents and children during the three day event period.

Many other exciting events will take place! Please see the official event web site for details.

EVENT OVERVIEW

  • Multipurpose toilet
  • Souvenirs
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
Date : December 31st (Tuesday), 2019 - January 13th (Monday - holiday), 2020
Holding time : 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
*: Main Tower Keep currently off limits for visitation.

From December 31st (Tuesday), 2019 at 9:00 PM to January 1st (Wednesday - holiday), 2020 at 1:30 AM (gates close 2:00 AM).
Place : Nagoya Castle
Location : 〒460-0031
1-1 Hommaru, Naka-Ward, Nagoya-City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
Fee : Adults 500 yen
Junior High School students and younger free of charge
Parking : Available, paid (cap. 421 cars)
Restrooms : Available
Phone number : 052-231-1700 (Nagoya Castle Administration)

Note: This page may not be current due to update time differences between site databases.
Should accuracy be critical, please verify this information using a direct source, whenever possible.

ACCESS

  • Access by public transport
    Access by public transport
    5 min. westwards walk from Exit 7 of Shiyakusho Station of the subway Meijo Line (board the clockwise train from Sakae Station, in turn reachable from Nagoya Station using the subway Higashiyama Line bound for Sakae and Fujigaoka).
  • Access by car
    Access by car
    Approx. 8 min. southwestwards from Kurokawa Exit of the Nagoya Expressway R1 Kusunoki Route, or;
    Approx. 5 min. northwards from Marunouchi Exit of the Nagoya Expressway Ring Route.

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