8th - 22nd May, 2016 | at Ryogoku Kokugikan, Tokyo
Sumo is a Japanese style of wrestling and Japan's national sport. It originated in ancient times as a performance to entertain the Shinto gods. Many rituals with religious background are still followed today.
Advance tickets are sold at Ryogoku Kokugikan, Ticket Pia, convenience stores and so on. Unreserved-seat tickets are sold on the day at the hall from 8 a.m. every day during the tournament period, on a first-come, first-served basis. The number of the tickets is limited to 350 daily.
# For the details, please access to the followings;
[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/160510sumo.html
[Official Homepage of the Event] http://www.sumo.or.jp/eng/index.html