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Updated: March 29, 2019

17th Ryogoku Nigiwai Festival 第17回両国にぎわい祭り

2 Ryogoku, Sumida City, Tokyo
2019-4-27 - 2019-4-28

This town festival is jointly organized by the local retail association, the neighborhood association, and local businesses, with the support of Sumida Ward. The event showcases Ryogoku as a neighborhood full of history and culture.

One of the festival's attractions is the Chanko Museum, where stalls compete to serve the best version of chanko-nabe, a one-pot dish that sumo wrestlers consume in large servings to bulk up. Visitors can enjoy band performances, dances, and a traditional orchestra. You can also learn about the history of the area on a walking tour with a knowledgeable guide. This event is an excellent way to get acquainted with the diverse charms of Ryogoku.

How to Get There

  • Ryogoku Station | 1 min on foot
    JR lines


Opening Hours

  • 10:30–16:00
    The program may be changed or canceled in the event of adverse weather.
  • Car parking is not available, so please travel using other methods.

Facility Info

  • Dining facilities | Smoking area |

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