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Kakunodate Sakura Festival

Kakunodate Sakura Festival

Late Apr - Early May

The sakura or cherry blossom festival celebrates the arrival of spring and the cherry blossoms in the Samurai town of Kakunodate...

Akita
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
Akita Kanto Festival

Akita Kanto Festival

Early Aug

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

Akita 1 Free
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