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Namahage Sedo Festival

Namahage Sedo Festival

Mid Feb

The Namahage Festival is held each year on the second Friday, Saturday and Sunday of February, around the time of the old or lunar..

Akita 2 Free
Akita Dog Museum in Odate

Akita Dog Museum in Odate

Jeremy Yap

Learn about the Akita dog with photos, information and exhibits. The Museum was built to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the..

Akita 3
Yuzawa Inukko Dog Festival

Yuzawa Inukko Dog Festival

Feb 13th - Feb 14th

The Inukko dog festival is held on the second weekend in February in Yuzawa City in Akita

Akita 5
Yokote Kamakura Festival

Yokote Kamakura Festival

Mid Feb

Every February, Akita's Yokote transforms into a fairytale landscape dotted with igloo-like structures in a festival dating..

Akita 1 Free
7 Winter Events in Akita

7 Winter Events in Akita

Featured

Akita Prefecture offers visitors a host of festivals to liven up the cold winter months.

Akita 8
Namahage Museum in Akita

Namahage Museum in Akita

Justin Velgus

You can’t go anywhere in Akita without seeing references to the demon figures known as namahage. Find out what they are and wh..

Akita 6