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Bullfighting

Update:2018.04.26

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Month held May, June, July, August, September, October, November

Spring,Summer,Autumn

Event dates

Dates

2018.05.20 (Fri)
2018.06.17 (Sun)
2018.07.15 (Sun)
2018.08.03 (Fri)
2018.08.12 (Sun)
2018.09.16 (Sun)
2018.09.23 (Sun)
2018.10.08 (Mon)
2018.10.21 (Sun)
2018.11.03 (Sat)

See the brave clashing of bulls that weight over a ton!
Yamakoshi is the only place on Honshu where you can see this traditional event.
Unlike Western bullfighting, no bulls are killed in Japanese bullfighting. Instead of facing humans, the bulls fight each other until one gets too tired to continue.
Period May 4th to November 3rd, 2018

Time Doors open at 10 a.m., matches begin at 1:00 p.m.
*will not be cancelled due to rain

Venue Yamakoshi Togyujo (Yamakoshi Bullfighting Arena), Nagaoka City

Directions 30 minutes by car from JR Nagaoka Station (Shinetsu Line)
30 minutes by car from the Ojiya IC on the Kanetsu Expressway

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