Yatsugatake Horse Show

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Yatsugatake Horse Show (八ヶ岳ホースショー) is one of the best horse show happens at Hokuto, Yamanashi Prefecture. Yatsugatake is very famous for horse breeding. At the end of July, it has the great horse show. There are many type of horse preformance. The traditional Japanese Horse Drama performance including horse back archery and fire performance are breath taking.

Tourist Info.
There are parking and restroom.
Time: 15:00 to 21:00
Date: the end of July.
Paid seat: 500 yen and 300 yen. No reservation.

0. at Hokuto Station.
1. use JR Chuo Line to Kobuchizawa Station.
2. walk (30 min.)

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Yatsugatake Horse Show happens at the end of July at Yamanashi Horse Riding Arena, Hokuto, Yamanashi Prefecture. For the horse shows, there are western style horse riding that shows many techniques of horse riding. The main feature of this event is the fire performance. Their horses jump into the fire rings that is very unique because horses usually scare fire.

Also, the traditional horse drama performance are also very beautiful. It shows Japanese traditional horse riding techniques including horse back archery.

There are many food stands open so that you can eat food here.

Event Information
Horse show
Live music event
Drum performance
Jazz music show

Horse Show
Western Style Riding
Family Style Riding
Traditional Japanese Horse Drama Show
Yabusame, the traditional Horse back Archery
Traditional Samurai Cavalry Group Performance
Horse Fire Performance