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Hino Shinsengumi Festival

Event Dates
May 13th (Sat) and 14th (Sun), 2017

Hino Shinsengumi Festival is a special event held on the second weekend of May every year. Both Hino residents and tourists dressed as Shinsengumi walk around history-related spots in the city.

Historically evident No. 1 through No. 10 Shinsengumi troops made up of 400 samurais. What a view! Among them, captains such as Toshizo Hijikata and Isami Kondo are chosen in a contest every year attracting many fans from all over Japan.

With an advanced request, parade is open for anyone to join, so why not?

Event Date

May 13th (Sat) and 14th (Sun)

May 13th (Day 1) Captain Contest

Takahatafudoso

May 14th (Day 2) Shinsengumi

Parade Around Takahatafudo and Hino station