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Yokote Kamakura Festival

Yokote Kamakura Festival

Feb 15th - Feb 16th

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

Akita, Yokote 1 Free
Namahage Sedo Festival

Namahage Sedo Festival

Feb 14th - Feb 16th

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, Shinzan Shrine 1 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..

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Celebrate Winter in Akita

Celebrate Winter in Akita

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

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Akita Kanto Festival

Akita Kanto Festival

Aug 3rd - Aug 6th

The Kanto Matsuri is also known as the pole lantern festival. It is a Tanabata related celebration in Akita City held annually from..

Akita, Kanto Odori 1 Free