Sham Battles of famous "Kawanakajima Kassen" battle fought between famous warlords, "Takeda Shingen" and "Uesugi Kenshin," in the 16th century. The battles are held by 900 people on the riverbeds of Fuefuki River, in front of Fuefuki city hall.
Schedule & Key events:
from 1:10 p.m.: Sham battle
Location: Fuefuki River, Isawa-cho, Fuefuki, Yamanashi
JR Chuo Honsen Line to Isawa-Onsen Sta., and then walk 20 min.
Festival information compiled in cooperation with the Tourist Information Center of the Japan National Tourist Organization. (Shin-Tokyo Bldg. 1F, 3-3-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; (03) 3201-3331). Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily.