Sep/22, 2019 Aizu Clan Parade (Samurai Parade) of Aizu Festival3.9
from 9/22 '19 to 9/22 '19
The main event of the Aizu Samurai Festival is "Aizu Clan Parade" which features historical SAMURAI figures.
After the Shinto ritual, the departure ceremony is held. The parade of 500 samurai starts at Tsuruga-jo Castle, and travels around the Aizu town.
Visitors can enjoy watching the sword dancing of the Byakkotai worriors and sword fight performances given by professional actors, with the castle keep of Tsurugajo in the background. The roadside will be filled with spectators who have joyful expectation.
Date: September 22, 2019 (Sun)
Venue: Tsurugajo Castle, Shinmei Steet, Chuo Street, downtown
Address: 1-1 Otemachi, Aizu-Wakamatsu City, Fukushima Prefecture
Hours: 9:25 a.m.～4:00 p.m.
Access: a 15-mins ride by "Haikara-san & Akabe Town Bus" from Aizu-Wakamatsu Station and get off at "Tsurugajo Iriguchi(entrance)" stop.
Airport/Sta.Aizuwakamatsu Sta. (about 2.2km) Google Transit