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Nagoya-City Nagoya Festival (Nagoya Matsuri)

Date : 10/20/2018, 10/21/2018


  • 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 several 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.

-Noritake Garden (Discount on Oct/21)
-Nagoya City Museum (Regular exhibits free of charge on Oct/21)
-Toyota Commemorative Museum of Industry and Technology (Discount on Oct/21)
-Yokiso (Free of charge on Oct/21)
-Nagoya City Art Museum (Free of charge on Oct/21)
-Nagoya City Science Museum (Free of charge on Oct/21)
-Shirotori Garden (Free of charge on Oct/21)
-Higashiyama Zoo and Botanical Gardens (Free of charge on Oct/21)
-Higashiyama Sky Tower (Free of charge on Oct/21)
-Togokusan Fruits Park (Free of charge on Oct/21)
-Nagoya Castle (Free of charge both days)
-Tokugawaen Garden (Free of charge on Oct/21)
-Cultural Path Futabakan Museum (Free of charge on Oct/21)
-Cultural Path Shumokukan Museum (Free of charge on Oct/21)

Day 1 Program (Oct 20 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 1:56 PM, Sakae 3:13 PM, Yaba-cho 3:32 PM)
-Three Heroes Parade (Nagoya Station 2:00 PM, Sakae 3:17 PM, Yaba-cho 3:36 PM)

Day 2 Program (Oct 21 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 13:07 PM, Yaba-cho 1:28 PM)
-Flower Cars Parade (City Hall 12:35 PM, Sakae 1:14 PM, Yaba-cho 1:36 PM)
-Tokyo Disney Resort R 35th Anniversary Special Parade (City Hall 12:51 PM, Sakae 1:17 PM)
-Nana-chan Troops (City Hall 12:57 PM, Sakae 1:43 PM, Yaba-cho 2:03 PM)
-Sports & Culture Parade (City Hall 12:58 PM, Sakae 1:44 PM, Yaba-cho 2:04 PM)
-Three Heroes Parade (City Hall 1:01 PM, Sakae 1:47 PM, Yaba-cho 2:07 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.

EVENT OVERVIEW

Date : October 20th (Saturday) and 21st (Sunday), 2018
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 (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.

ACCESS

  • Access by public transport
    Access by public transport
    Alight at Nagoya Station or the Subway Sakae Station.

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