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Hakkiyoi KITTE (KITTE Grand Sumo Tournament)

Hakkiyoi KITTE (KITTE Grand Sumo Tournament)

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Grand Sumo will come to KITTE again this year!

In the midst of the recent Grand Sumo boom, “Hakkiyoi KITTE” started in 2015 will be held again this year.
A genuine sumo ring appears in the KITTE 1F atrium, and the “Grand Sumo Exhibition 2018” is held. In addition to various exhibitions related to sumo wrestling such as wrestler’s luggage box, the popular “Sumo shooting camera” which can take a wrestler-like picture with the ring name of sumo wrestler is set up.

Hakkiyoi KITTE

Makuuchi Dohyo-iri (ring entering ceremony) *Image of the past

Hakkiyoi KITTE

Matches by the active Makuuchi wrestlers *Image of the past

At the “KITTE Grand Sumo Tournament” to be held on the last day, you can enjoy the Dohyo-iri (ring entering ceremony) and matches by the active Makuuchi wrestlers up close.

Details

Event Name Hakkiyoi KITTE (KITTE Grand Sumo Tournament)
Venue KITTE
Dates August 13, 2018 – August 26, 2018
Note 【KITTE Grand Sumo Tournament】
August 26 12:30 – 16:30
Part 1 / 12:30-14:10
Jinku (sumo folk songs), Shokkiri (comic sumo) etc.
Part 2 / 14:30 – 16:30
Makuuchi Dohyo-iri (ring entering ceremony), Yokozuna Dohyo-iri, Makuuchi Matches etc.
*Tickets (ticket drawing has ended) are required for viewing on the 1st and 2nd floor. The viewing on the 3rd to 5th floor is free.
【Grand Sumo Exhibition 2018】
August 13 – August 25 11:00 – 21:00
Open Hours Time to be determined
Admission Admission Free
Address 2-7-2 Marunouchi Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Contact 03-3216-2811
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