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Nagoya-City Nagoya Festival (Nagoya Matsuri)

Date : 10/21/2017, 10/22/2017


  • Nagoya Festival (Nagoya Matsuri)
  • Nagoya Festival (Nagoya Matsuri)

A festival on the grandest scale, adding color to autumn in Nagoya

The main event is the "Procession of the Three Feudal Lords" parade, which involves the three heroes of the Sengoku period, Oda Nobunaga, Toyotomi Hideyoshi and Tokugawa Ieyasu, and around 700 followers, and besides this, other examples of Nagoya City's cultural property, such as floats and kagura music and dance, also make an appearance.

Nagoya Festival (Nagoya Matsuri)

Admission to 13 facilities within Nagoya City, among them Nagoya Castle and Higashiyama Zoo and Botanical Gardens, is free on festival days, and the whole city becomes imbued with a festival air.

Day 1 Program (Oct 21 Sat)

Nagoya Festival (Nagoya Matsuri)

•Parade (departing from Nagoya Station)
-Flower Cars Parade (Nagoya Station 1:40 PM, Sakae 2:50 PM, Yaba-cho 3:15 PM)
-Nana-chan Troops (Nagoya Station 1:55 PM, Sakae 3:12 PM, Yaba-cho 3:32 PM)
-Three Heroes Parade (Nagoya Station 1:56 PM, Sakae 3:13 PM, Yaba-cho 3:34 PM)
*: Times are estimates and indicate the major intersections along the course.
*: Subject to time changes or cancelling depending on weather conditions.
*: Parade advances at the left hand direction of each avenue.
*: Road blocks and traffic restrictions to be enforced ostensibly around the venues, please use public transportation as best as possible.

•Other Venues
-Hisaya-odori Park venue 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
-Oasis 21 venue 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
-Nagoya Castle venue 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
-Nagoya City Archives venue (Nagoya Festival poster making documentary exhibition)
-Tsuyuhashi Sports Center venue (Kendo Tournament) 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Day 2 Program (Oct 22 Sun)

Nagoya Festival (Nagoya Matsuri)

•Parade (departing from Nagoya City Hall)
-Floats Parade (City Hall 11:00 AM, Sakae 11:43 AM)
-Kagura Parade (City Hall 11:49 AM, Sakae 12:38 PM)
-Child's Mikoshi Parade (City Hall 12:12 PM, Sakae 12:49 PM)
-Sister Cities' Friendship Parade (City Hall 12:29 PM, Sakae 12:52 PM, Yaba-cho 1:28 PM)
-Flower Cars Parade (City Hall 12:35 PM, Sakae 1:14 PM, Yaba-cho 1:36 PM)
-Nana-chan Troops (City Hall 12:49 PM, Sakae 1:34 PM, Yaba-cho 1:53 PM)
-Sports & Culture Parade (City Hall 12:50 PM, Sakae 1:35 PM, Yaba-cho 1:55 PM)
-Three Heroes Parade (City Hall 12:53 PM, Sakae 1:37 PM, Yaba-cho 1:57 PM)


•Other Venues
-Hisaya-odori Park venue 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
-Oasis 21 venue 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
-Nagoya Castle venue 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
-Osu Shopping District Three Heroes Parade 3:45 PM - 4:15 PM
-Nagoya City Archives (Nagoya Festival poster making documentary exhibition)
-Atsuta Jingu Shrine venue (Ancient Martial Arts Demonstration) 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM, 12:40 PM - 4:25 PM
-Shirotori Garden venue 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

*: Parade times are estimates and indicate the major intersections along the courses.
*: Subject to time changes or cancelling depending on weather conditions.
*: Parade advances at the left hand direction of each avenue.
*: Road blocks and traffic restrictions to be enforced ostensibly around the venues, please use public transportation as best as possible.

(See further below for download of separated PDF pages).

EVENT OVERVIEW

Date : October 21st (Saturday) and 22nd (Sunday), 2017
Place : Venues include Hisaya Hiroba Square and Angel Square (Hisaya-odori Ave.), Mochi-no-Ki Hiroba Square (Hisaya-odori Ave. near Nagoya TV Tower), Oasis 21, Nagoya Castle, Tokugawaen Garden
Location : 〒460-0008
Parade: Nagoya Station (Meieki Area) - Hirokoji-dori Ave. - Sakuradori Ave. (Otsu Ave.) - Sakae - Hisaya-odori Park (Yaba-cho)

Event Venues: Hisaya-odori Park, Angel Square, Oasis 21, Nagoya City Archives, Atsuta Jingu Shrine, Chikusa Sports Center, Osu Shopping District, etc.
Fee : Free of charge
Parking : None
Phone number : TEL:052-972-7611 FAX:052-972-4200 (Nagoya Festival Secretariat)

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.

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