July Grand Sumo Tournament

Photo by Paul Williams used under CC

Once a year, the Ozumo road show rolls into Nagoya for one of the 6 major basho (tournaments) that take place in Japan each year.

As with the the others, the event takes place over 15 days – starting on a Sunday and finishing on a Sunday. As you’d expect, the most crowded days are the weekends. If you’ve got the freedom to go on a weekday, you’re likely to have a bit more room to spread out.

The venue for the Nagoya tournament is the Aichi Prefectural Gymnasium.

Venue: Aichi Prefectural Gymnasium
Closest station(s): Shiyakusho Station
Web: http://www.sumo.or.jp/en/
Area: Aichi
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