Yorii Hojo Festival
Watch as villagers take part in an ancient Samurai battle each year at the castle town Yorii
2021 : mid May
From 9:00 – 15:30 (Samurai Battle is from around 14:00)
How to enjoy the Yorii Hojo Festival ?
⚔Time Travel to Yorii and witness a Sengoku Period 😱Samurai battle! ✨
Reenacting a ⚔famous battle between powerful warlords, this festival features a parade of ✨500 samurais, as well as an intense battle that unfolds 👏🏼 right in front of you! 😮Watch out for the ⚔swords and spears!
Definitely a fun and exciting day❗
What to do nearby Yorii Hojo Festival ?
Access (How to get to Yorii Hojo Festival )
Banks of Arakawa River (荒川）.
Yorii, Osato-gun, Saitama 369-1203
Yorii Station (Tobu Tojo Line, Chichibu Railway, JR Hachiko line)
Take the Tobu Tojo Line, Chichibu Railway, or the JR Hachiko line to Yorii Station. Walk for about 15 minutes from the station. Main battle field is on the banks of Arakawa River. (Follow signs and staff guidances)
Approximately 15 minutes from the Hanazono IC on the Kan-etsu Expressway