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Yamagata: Yonezawa Uesugi Matsuri

Festival in commemoration of the famous warlord "Uesugi Kenshin (1530-1578)."

Schedule & Key events:
postponed

Location: Uesugi-jinja Shrine, Matsukawa River and others, Yonezawa, Yamagata


Access:
JR Yamagata Shinkansen Line to Yonezawa Sta., and then walk 10 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.