Fuma Ninja Festival

Western Area1h

Photo: Odawara City Tourist Association

Overview

For about 100 years from the time of Hōjō Sōun, the group of ninjas known as Fuuma governed over the eight Edo period provinces of Kanto with Odawara Castle as their base, supporting the Hōjō clan. This 2 day festival is held to spread awareness of the Fuuma. At the Ninja Dojo, you can be taught the art of throwing shuriken or using blowguns by an instructor. At the hall there are performance as well as horse riding to try. A variety of ninja goods are available for purchase.

Detailed information

Address

6 Jonai, Odawara City, Kanagawa-ke

Access

To Odawara Station [Tokaido Sanyo Shinkansen] 35 minutes from Tokyo [Tokaido Line] Rapid Acty: 1 hour and 15 minutes from Tokyo Station [Odakyu Odawara Line] Express: 1 hour and 35 minutes from Shinjuku Station [Romance Car]: 1 hour and 10 minutes from Shinjuku Station [Tokaido Shinkansen] Kodama: 3 hours and 30 minutes from Shin-Osaka Station Hikari: 2 hours and 30 minutes from Shin-Osaka Station

Business Hours

2018/8/25 10:00~18:00 2018/8/26 9:00~16:30

Photos

Odawara Castle
Western Area 76

Odawara Castle

Tokiwaki Gate (SAMURAI Hall)
Western Area 4

Tokiwaki Gate (SAMURAI Hall)

Odawara castle Information Center (Armor dressing experience)
Western Area 11

Odawara castle Information Center (Armor dressing experience)

Hotoku Ninomiya Shrine
Western Area 7

Hotoku Ninomiya Shrine