There's A Ninja Festival This Weekend In Japan

There's a Ninja Festival This Weekend in Japan

Got plans, Tokyo residents? You do now.

While all most people know about ninja is probably "wrong," this weekend in Tokyo's Ueno Park, there is a Ninja Festa.

Recently, there have been ninja festivals in Japan (typically Mie Prefecture, traditionally a hotbed of ninja activity, but earlier this year there was one in Osaka).

What do you do at ninja festival? Here is a look at past festivals.

There's a Ninja Festival This Weekend in Japan

[Photo: bell0611]

Like at most festivals, there are food stalls. But that's not all...

There's a Ninja Festival This Weekend in Japan

[Photo: yakoneco]

You can listen to ninja songs.

There's a Ninja Festival This Weekend in Japan

[Photo: konpota110]

Watch ninja moves.

There's a Ninja Festival This Weekend in Japan

[Photo: qess0515]

Make ninja friends.

There's a Ninja Festival This Weekend in Japan

[Photo: usagitv]

Good times.

There's a Ninja Festival This Weekend in Japan

[Photo: Ninja Festa]

One of those dogs is more ninja than the others.

There's a Ninja Festival This Weekend in Japan

[Photo: Ninja Festa]

Maybe, you can watch a deadly ninja marching band.

There's a Ninja Festival This Weekend in Japan

[Photo: yauko_o]

Blow darts.

There's a Ninja Festival This Weekend in Japan

[Photo: 77Amaou]

So cute, so deadly.

There's a Ninja Festival This Weekend in Japan

[Photo: kuronekodaisuki]

You can check out ninja cars.

There's a Ninja Festival This Weekend in Japan

[Photo: showchick]

This isn't as stealthy as it should be...

There's a Ninja Festival This Weekend in Japan

[Photo: budou_nin]

Ninja booze!

There's a Ninja Festival This Weekend in Japan

[Photo: Ninja Festa]

Do not be fooled. Ninja baby will kill you.

There's a Ninja Festival This Weekend in Japan

[Photo: konpota110]

This really seems like a wonderful way to spend the day.

There's a Ninja Festival This Weekend in Japan

[Photo: Ninja Festa]

Goodness.

There's a Ninja Festival This Weekend in Japan

[Photo: yohsukei]

Precious ninja memories.

According to Random News, the Ninja Festa runs this Saturday, Sunday, and Monday in Ueno Park. You won't necessarily be able to do all the activities pictured above, but you'll probably have a good time, regardless.

Top photo: konpota110


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