Apr/17, 2021 Asakusa Yabusame Festival 

Sightseeing information about Apr/17, 2021 Asakusa Yabusame Festival  in Japan.

Apr/17, 2021 Asakusa Yabusame Festival (canceled)3.6

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 from 4/17 '21 to 4/17 '21


※Due to the coronavirus concerns, Asakusa Yabusame Festival '20 has been canceled.

Yabusame(horseback archery) and Kusajishi(Japanese archery) events are held in Sumida Park nearby Asakusa area.
Yabusame is a traditional Japanese archery performed on hourseback in dedication to the deities and praying for peace, rich harvest, and health. That is a martial art that dates back over 900 years to the Heian period.
There are two events, "Kusajishi(Japanese archery)" and the main event "Yabusame(horseback archery)".
The horseback archery is such a popular event, purchasing the ticket in advance is strongly advised.

Time: 11:45 - 12:45
Venue: Sumida Park(Sanyabori Hiroba)
Fee: Free

Time: 13:00 - 14:30
Venue: Sumida Park(special site near Kototoi-bashi Bridge)
Advance Ticket: 3,000 yen

Access : a 8-min walk from Asakusa Sta.

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